RU Pow Wow Goes Digital

Covid-19 isn’t stopping the Ryerson University Pow Wow.

From Monday, Sept. 21- Friday, Sept. 25, RU is hosting an online Indigenous Education Week, which will culminate in its first Digital Pow Wow and online Vendor Market

Head Dancer, Danni Schwartz
Photo Credit: Nendujan Ratnarajah

The student-led initiative offers 22 events, with everything from legal tips for entrepreneurs to discussions about the intersections of Afro-Indigeneity to beading circles.

Head Dancers Phyllis McKenna and Ryan Besito Photo Credit: Nendujan Ratnarajah

Here is a link with the full schedule.

Learn more about the meaning and history of Indigneous Pow Wows here.

Ryerson student Phyllis McKenna is one of the Head Dancers participating in this year’s virtual Ryerson Pow Wow. Photo credit: Nendujan Ratnarajah.




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