Winnipeg’s Red River College Polytech to hold fourth annual Truth and Reconciliation Week
Winnipeg’s Red River College Polytech to hold fourth annual Truth and Reconciliation Week

By Dave Baxter  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter One of this province’s largest educational institutions will spend this week focused on the issue of reconciliation with Indigenous people, and on the often grim history and legacy of residential schools. In a media release, Red River College Polytech (RRC Polytech) said that Monday to Thursday of this week will be recognized as the fourth annual Truth and Reconciliation (TRC) Week at the college. The college said they hope that staff, students and all Manitobans take this week as “a time to learn, reflect and spark conversations that will contribute to understanding, healing and creating stronger relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples.” “Employees and students will be immersed in Indigenous teachings, storytelling and experiences to evolve their understanding of history and current issues

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