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Date: Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018

Time: 12:00PM - 4:00PM

Add to CalendarThe Metis, and the History of the Metis in British Columbia01/16/2018 12:00 PM01/16/2018 04:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverEveryone welcome! The Metis, and the History of the Metis in British Columbia Hosted by Metis Authors: George and Terry Goulet Date: Tuesday January 16, 2018 Time:  LUNCH (All are welcome!)  12:00pm-1:00pm   PRESENTATION: 1:00pm-3:00pm (including a Q&A) Place: Shq’apthut/Gathering Place, Vancouver Island University Nanaimo campus  900 Fifth St., Nanaimo George and Terry Goulet are bestselling Canadian authors and public speakers about Louis Riel and the Métis. Among many accolades, they have been referred to in the media as “esteemed” and as “Métis scholars”. They are included in Wikipedia’s list of “prominent Canadian historians”. Among their many factual historical books are The Trial of Louis Riel: Justice and Mercy Denied; The Métis Memorable Events and Memorable Personalities;, and The Métis in British Columbia: from Fur Trade Outposts to Colony. Prior to retirement George was a practicing lawyer for 35 years, and Terry was a legal editor and indexer for an international legal publishing firm.  Since retirement George and Terry have pursued a mission to raise the self-esteem of their Métis people and to make the Métis in various communities proud of their history, heritage and culture.  In doing so, they have also educated thousands of Canadians about Louis Riel and the Métis.  Information:  aboriginal@viu.ca Link to campus map:    https://www2.viu.ca/map/    Link to barrier free map:  VIU Nanaimo campus barrier free map   Pay parking available Payment with coins or credit card. Paid parking available in Economy and General lots, and Employee lots after 5 pm. People with a documented disability may pay on a voluntary basis for dispenser tickets, meters, or permits.   Link to VIU Nanaimo parking map false

Everyone welcome!

The Metis, and the History of the Metis in British Columbia

Hosted by Metis Authors: George and Terry Goulet

Date: Tuesday January 16, 2018

Time:  LUNCH (All are welcome!)  12:00pm-1:00pm   PRESENTATION: 1:00pm-3:00pm (including a Q&A)

Place: Shq’apthut/Gathering Place, Vancouver Island University Nanaimo campus  900 Fifth St., Nanaimo

George and Terry Goulet are bestselling Canadian authors and public speakers about Louis Riel and the Métis. Among many accolades, they have been referred to in the media as 
“esteemed” and as “Métis scholars”. They are included in Wikipedia’s list of “prominent Canadian historians”. Among their many factual historical books are The Trial of Louis Riel: Justice and Mercy Denied; The Métis Memorable Events and Memorable Personalities;, and The Métis in British Columbia: from Fur Trade Outposts to Colony.

Prior to retirement George was a practicing lawyer for 35 years, and Terry was a legal editor and indexer for an international legal publishing firm.  Since retirement George and Terry have pursued a mission to raise the self-esteem of their Métis people and to make the Métis in various communities proud of their history, heritage and culture.  In doing so, they have also educated thousands of Canadians about Louis Riel and the Métis. 

Information:  aboriginal@viu.ca

Link to campus map:    https://www2.viu.ca/map/   

Link to barrier free map:  VIU Nanaimo campus barrier free map  

Pay parking available

  • Payment with coins or credit card.
  • Paid parking available in Economy and General lots, and Employee lots after 5 pm.
  • People with a documented disability may pay on a voluntary basis for dispenser tickets, meters, or permits.  
  • Link to VIU Nanaimo parking map

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