Speaking to Memory: Images and Voices from St. Michael’s Indian Residential School This exhibition at the UBC Museum of Anthropology has grown out of a unique opportunity to present the personal experiences of First Nations children who attended St. Michael’s Indian Residential School at Alert Bay, British Columbia. During the late 1930s, one student at […]
Imagine Day is an orientation for new UBC students. This year, Imagine Day activities will include material on the Indian Residential Schools and UBC’s involvement in the Truth and Reconciliation’s National Event in September.
The Museum of Anthropology offers teaching kits, panel exhibits, and guided studies for use in the classroom. The Residential School Kit is intended for students in Grades 10-12 and was developed in conjunction with the Residential School Survivor Society, the Legacy of Hope Foundation, and the Aboriginal Healing Foundation.
Working with Residential School history can be very stressful. If you encounter distress, resources are available. Please click here to learn more or call 1-866-925-4419 to access the Indian Residential Schools Crisis Line.