July 29, 2015


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U of M hosting signing ceremony to host national research centre on residential schools

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada and the University of Manitoba will hold a signing ceremony next Friday at the Fort Garry campus of the agreement to host the national research centre on residential schools. 

The national research centre will preserve a national memory for future generations and will be a permanent resource which allows all Canadians the opportunity to learn about what happened within Residential Schools.

The event begins with sacred pipe and water ceremonies at 8 a.m., followed by the signing ceremony at 10:30 a.m.

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