Flag presentation

U of S President Ilene Busch-Vishniac, holding flag at right, was presented with a Treaty No. 6 flag when she visited the Onion Lake Education Centre (Kihew Waciston) Nov. 29 on the Onion Lake First Nation as part of her inaugural provincial tour. Indian Teacher Education Program (ITEP) students who are completing their degrees and will graduate in 2013 made the presentation.

By Kris Foster

Busch-Vishniac joined the students in a traditional lunch, heard about their experiences studying where they live, and participated in a cultural assembly at the Cree Immersion School. Also shown in the photo are Peter Stoicheff, dean of arts and science, holding the flag left, and Joan Greyeyes, the university's special advisor on Aboriginal Initiatives, far right.