Indigenous Leadership & Engagement (Virtual)

The ucalgarycares Indigenous Leadership and Engagement program is a collaborative community engagement program meant to engage both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students.

Indigenous Leadership and Engagement

Indigenous Leadership and Engagement

Want to learn more about Indigenous history and cultures? ucalgarycares Indigenous Leadership and Engagement is one of our most popular co-curricular programs. UCalgary students will learn from Indigenous Elders and honour Indigenous peoples’ stories, knowledges, and traditions as well as gain a better understanding of the history and worldview of Indigenous peoples in Canada.


When to register: Application is now closed.
Where: Calgary
When: June 21-24, 2021 (tentative)

Prior to June, the participants attend four workshops and complete  Ótáp ímisskaan Training. Participating in this program is a great way to develop leadership skills, earn Co-Curricular record credit, make friends, have fun and create positive change.

Upon registration, you will be invited to attend one of our virtual information sessions to learn more about this year’s program. 

  • March 16: Virtual Program Information Session (12 – 1 p.m.)
  • March 17: Virtual Program Information Session (4 – 5 p.m.)

More information

Program fee: Free
Co-Curricular Record: Yes
Other details: Ótáp ímisskaan Training is included

This program is offered in partnership with the Writing Symbols Lodge.