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May 2024

Inaugural panel event for Asian Heritage Month at USask: Locating “Asian” communities at USask: Complexities, challenges, and opportunities

Join us for the kickoff event for Asian Heritage Month at USask. Everyone is welcome to join. This inaugural Asian Heritage Month panel discussion presents an exciting opportunity to explore the complexities and differences as well as the unique contributions of the Asian communities at USask coming from a variety of backgrounds, settlement and community experiences, and differing racial attachments. Panelists will share their lived experiences related to unconscious bias that may hinder leadership, economic/social/career opportunities for Asians, along with their contributions, and discuss the opportunities/challenges the university community has to “be the university the world needs”. Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Time: 3 – 4:30 pm Location: North Concourse, Place Riel Further information is available: https://spotlight.usask.ca/asian-heritage-month/index.php#Attendanevent
01 May
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Asian Heritage Month: Korean-Canadian film Riceboy Sleeps screening

May is Asian Heritage Month. To mark the diverse contributions of Asian communities in Canada, the College of Education/Usask is hosting a screening of the award-winning Canadian-Korean film Riceboy Sleeps. Date: Thursday, May 16, 2024 Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm (doors open at 5 pm) Location: Quance Theatre, Education Building, 28 Campus Drive, Saskatoon Food will be served starting at 5 pm Everyone is welcome, please register here. *Please note that the movie is rated 14A and covers mature subject themes. This is not a movie for children and younger families. *even if you didn’t get to register in time, you’re still welcome to join on the day of the event. About the film: A Korean single mother raises her young son in the suburbs of Canada determined to provide a better life for him than the one she left behind. After losing her husband, So-young relocates to Canada in the 1990s with their young son, Dong-hyun in tow. There, they must fight for acceptance and respect. Dong-hyun is brutally bullied by his classmates, and he isn’t helped by the timid, distinctly Canadian racism of his teacher and principal, who consider the family “troublesome.” At work, So-young battles loneliness and racist and sexist […]
16 May
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Cultural Cafe’ – Spotlight on Iranian Culture

Step into the world of Iranian culture at our Cultural Cafe’ event! Experience the vibrant traditions, music, and arts that make Iran unique. From traditional dances to captivating music, immerse yourself in the beauty and richness of Iranian culture. Join us for an evening of exploration and celebration as we come together to appreciate the diversity of our world. Traditional Iranian snacks/refreshments will be served.
21 May
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
950 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon, SKSK S7K 3H6
950 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon, SKSK S7K 3H6
June 2024
September 2024

Cultural Cafe’ – Spotlight on Korean People Culture

Experience the richness of Korean culture at our Cultural Cafe’ event! Join us as we shine a spotlight on the Korean people’s traditions, customs, and heritage. From delectable cuisine to captivating performances of traditional music and dance, immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of Korean culture. Don’t miss this chance to explore and celebrate the unique beauty of Korean traditions at our Cultural Cafe.
17 Sep
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
950 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon, SKSK S7K 3H6
950 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon, SKSK S7K 3H6

Walking Together: Truth and Reconciliation Sharing Circle

Join us on September 21st for a special event: “Walking Together For Truth and Reconciliation Sharing Circle.” In recognition of Truth and Reconciliation Day, we invite you to come together as a community to share stories, experiences, and reflections on the journey towards healing and reconciliation. This event will provide a safe and supportive space for open dialogue, listening, and understanding as we walk together on the path towards truth and reconciliation.
21 Sep
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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