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Ontario Tech acknowledges the lands and people of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation.

We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.

We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.

This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.

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Agenda - September 16, 2014

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
2:30-4:30 pm
ERC 1058

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1.       Call to Order

2.       Agenda

3.       Chair’s Remarks

4.       Minutes of the Meeting of June 17, 2014*

5.       Business Arising from the Minutes

6.       Inquiries and Communications

7.       Provost’s Remarks

8.       Nominations to Academic Council* (FOR APPROVAL)

9.       Election Procedures* (FOR APPROVAL)

10.     Chancellor Search* (FOR APPROVAL)

11.     Report from Academic Council Executive

11.1        Academic Council By-Law Progress Report (P)

11.2        Academic Council 2014-15 Governance Priorities (P)

12.     2014-15 Budget* (P) (FOR INFORMATION)

13.     Other Business

14.     Colleagues’ Exchange


Cheryl Foy, Secretary
*    Documents attached
     (P) Presentation