Invitation to Buffalo Winter Count Robe Presentation

Media Advisory Release Date: April 6, 2022 10:10 a.m.

Media are invited to attend the public presentation of a Buffalo Winter Count Robe to the University of Regina.

The robe is being presented to the University by its creator, Wayne Goodwill, a knowledge keeper from Standing Buffalo Dakota Nation, and one of the last known robe painters in the province.

The event will be held:

2:15 P.M., Thursday, April 7, 2022
Research and Innovation Centre Atrium
3737 Wascana Parkway

The artist, University President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Jeff Keshen, and Associate Vice-President (Indigenous Engagement) will be available for media interviews following the presentation. 

 

About the University of Regina

The University of Regina—located on Treaty 4 and Treaty 6 territories, the ancestral lands of the Cree, Saulteaux, Dakota, Lakota and Nakoda nations and the homeland of the Métis—is a comprehensive, mid-sized university that traces its roots back to the creation of Regina College in 1911. Today, more than 16,000 students study within the University's 10 faculties. The University has an established reputation for excellence and innovative programs that lead to undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral degrees.

 

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