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Upcoming Events

 

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June 3-5, 2020 Yellowknife, NT Keynote Speaker for the Women in Research Workshop
October 16-17, 2019 Saskatoon, SK Keynote Speaker for the Wîcihitowin Indigenous Engagement Conference


 

Past Events

 

Date Location Description
September 10-11, 2019 Calgary, AB Attendee/Participant of the Bring Your Wisdom: Indigenous Women's Conference
August 15, 2019 Batoche, SK Attendee at the Closing Ceremonies of the Walking With Our Sisters Exhibition
June 5, 2019 Ottawa, ON Indigenize the Senate
June 3, 2019 Ottawa, ON Attendee at the Closing Ceremony of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls 
May 24, 2019 North Battleford, SK Keynote Speaker at Community Based MMIWG Walk 
May 14, 2019 Ottawa, ON Co-Host of Asian Heritage Month Reception: A dialogue with Justice Maryka Omatsu
May 14, 2019 Saskatoon, SK Nutrien YWCA 2019 Women of Distinction Awards Dinner
April 17, 2019 Ottawa, ON The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls - Dinner & Discussion
April 4, 2019
Ottawa, ON
Panelist at Equal Voice's Senate Send-Off Closing Luncheon Panel
March 8, 2019 Saskatoon, SK Panelist at the University of Saskatchewan Indigenous Scholars Speaker Series: Indigenous Feminism Discussion Panel
March 2, 2019 Saskatoon, SK Guest Speaker at Called to Action: A Rally In Support of Bill C-262
January 23, 2019 Fredericton, NB AHRC Panelist & Award Recipient for Excellence in Human Rights
November 18, 2018  Ottawa, ON Participant at FAFIA Symposium on The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls: Recommendations and Next Steps
October 30, 2018 Ottawa, ON Co-Host in partnership with the Public Policy Forum and the University of Victoria for Raising the Bar: Indigenous Women's Impact on the Law-scape
September 25, 2018 Victoria, BC Special Guest at the University of Victoria Indigenous Law Degree Program Launch
August 11, 2018 Ottawa, ON Keynote Speaker at BPW Canada's 46th National Convention Gala Dinner
July 23-26, 2018 Vancouver, BC Attendee at the 2018 AFN Annual General Assembly
June 25-27, 2018 Whitehorse, YK Panelist at CASHRA 2018 - The Time is Now: Change & Innovation in Human Rights Today
June 1, 2018 North Battleford, SK Keynote Speaker at North West College Graduation Ceremony
May 17, 2018 Saskatoon, SK Participant at the Elizabeth Fry Society's Lady Justice Dinner and Fundraiser 
May 15, 2018 Prince Albert, SK Keynote Speaker at the Northern Justice Symposium
May 10, 2018 Ottawa, ON Co-host of Bear Witness Day on Parliament Hill
May 8, 2018 Ottawa, ON Co-Host of Riotinto/Indspire Awards for Indigenous Students Reception
April 5, 2018 Saskatoon, SK Delivering Presentation at the U of S Aboriginal Students’ Centre.
April 2, 2018 Saskatoon, SK Opening Ceremonies of the Tony Cote First Nations Winter Games
March 23, 2018 Winnipeg, MB Attendee at the 25th Annual Indspire Awards
March 10, 2018 City Hall of Saskatoon, SK Keynote Speaker at International Women's Day March 
March 8, 2018 Saskatoon, SK CWI International Women's Day March: Reinventing Our Legacy
January 26, 2018 Saskatoon, SK Resilience & Respect: Canada 150 and Beyond    
January 10, 2018 Saskatoon, SK Indigenization: Let's Talk! hosted by the University of Saskatchewan Committee on Women's Issues
December 12, 2017 Ottawa, ON Co-Host (alongside Senator Pate) of the Parliamentary Screening of Birth of a Family
December 7, 2017 Ottawa, ON OICC Event Hosted by Senator Patterson
November 29, 2017 Ottawa, ON Indigenous Youth Success! Outside Looking In Reception
November 28, 2017 Ottawa, ON the NWAC Indigenous Women in Leadership Cultural Gala & Conference
November 28, 2017 Ottawa, ON Co-Host of the Parliamentary Screening of DAREarts’s Fill My Hollow Bones
November 27, 2017 Toronto, ON Attendee at the Funeral for the Late Hon. Tobias C. Enverga Jr.
November 24, 2017 Saskatoon, SK Saskatoon Orange Rally: Leave No One Behind
October 25, 2017 Ottawa, ON Charter 35 Canadian Council of Muslim Women Reception
October 19, 2017 Ottawa, ON Attendee at the Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case
October 2, 2017 Ottawa, ON Attendee at the Reception for the Installation of the 29th Governor General of Canada, Julie Payette
August 16, 2017 Saskatoon, SK 2017 Science Ambassador Celebration
July 25-27, 2017 Regina, SK AFN’s 38th Annual General Assembly
July 15-16, 2017 Edmonton, AB NWAC’s 43rd Annual General Assembly
June 16, 2017 Ottawa, ON Café Daughter reception and Ottawa Premiere
June 13, 2017 Ottawa, ON Parliamentary Screening of Reserve 107
May 9, 2017 Ottawa, ON Co-Hosting the 70th Anniversary of the Repeal of the Chinese Exclusion Act.
May 9, 2017 Ottawa, ON Co-Hosting the Senate Asian Heritage Month Event.
May 5, 2017 Saskatoon, SK Attending the unveiling of a Community Monument to Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
April 28, 2017 Edmonton, AB Attending the Samara Canada EPC: IRL (Everyday Political Citizen: In Real Life) Forum as a Guest Listener.
April 27, 2017 Edmonton, AB Indigenous Projects Network Event. Co-Presenter on Inspiring Possibilities.
April 26, 2017 Surrey, BC Guest Speaker at various high schools within Guildford/North Surrey area.
April 3, 2017 Ottawa, ON Attending the Power of Music Celebration.
March 31, 2017 Saskatoon, SK Attending CTV's 50th Saskatoon Citizen of the Year Luncheon.
March 24, 2017 Saskatoon, SK Speaking at Empowering Immigrant Women: A Journey of Inspiration and Success.
March 8, 2017 Ottawa, ON Meeting with the Treaty Land Entitlement Committee of Manitoba Inc.
March 2, 2017 Ottawa, ON Speaking at the Inter-Sessional Meeting of the UN Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples hosted by the Métis National Council.
March 1, 2017 Ottawa, ON Attending a luncheon with members of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.
February 11, 2017 Prince Albert, SK Attending the SAWCC's Ceremonial Feast.
January 28, 2017 Saskatoon, SK Attending the 2017 Chinese New Year Celebration (Hosted by Saskatoon Chinese Language Schools and Community).
Januray 11, 2017 Saskatoon, SK Speaking at the SISC Stop Human Trafficking Day Event.
November 18, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Attending the FSIN 2016 Spirit of our Nations Cultural Celebration and Pow Wow.
November 10, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Speaking at the "Women of Influence" breakfast.
October 4-5, 2016 Calgary, AB Attending the RESOLVE conference. University of Calgary.
September 22, 2016 Calgary, AB Participate in a roundtable discussion on "First Nations Access to Indian Moneys." National Aboriginal Economic Development Board.
September 20, 2016 Regina, SK Keynote Speaker at the Saskatchewan Government Employees Union Human Rights Conference.
September 8, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Attending the 2nd annual Strength Of Our Women awards. SFNWC
August 18, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Speaking at the 2016 Science Ambassador Program. University of Saskatchewan.
July 12-14, 2016 Niagara Falls, ON Attending the 37th Annual General Assembly of First Nations
June 3, 2016 Punnichy, SK Speaking at the graduation ceremony for Punnichy High School.
May 31 - June 2, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Attending the National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association National Conference. College of Agriculture and Bioresources, University of Saskatchewan.
May 25, 2016 North Battleford, SK Speaking to Bill S-215 at the Spring Assembly of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations.
May 19, 2016 Edmonton, AB Keynote speaker for Edmonton Catholic’s FNMI Honouring Ceremony, Aboriginal Learning Centre.
April 27, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Speaker at the Saskatoon Regional Youth Heritage Fair.
April 13-14, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Keynote Speaker at the Contact 2016 Branding Your Future Conference.
March 9, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Keynote Speaker at the Canadian Club of Saskatoon. Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women.
February 4, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Speaker at the opening of the Gordon Oaks Red Bear Student Centre at the University of Saskatchewan.
January 21, 2016 Saskatoon, SK Speaker's Series. Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission. Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women.
November 18, 2015 Saskatoon, SK Panel presentation on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls at the University of Saskatchewan Missing Women Awareness Week event.
November 3, 2015 Saskatoon, SK Presentation on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls at First Nations University of Canada, Saskatoon Campus.
October 28, 2015 Regina, SK Keynote Speaker on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls at University of Regina ASC event.
October 28, 2015 Regina, SK Presentation at Lunch Series to Aboriginal science, engineering and nursing students.
October 21, 2015 Saskatoon, SK University of Saskatchewan law class presentation on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls.
October 3, 2015 Saskatoon, SK Breakfast and Conversation about Hope and Justice with Justice Steven Point.
October 2, 2015 Saskatoon, SK Panel presentation at the Restorative Justice: Building a Culture of Hope Conference.
September 28-October 1, 2015 Edmonton, AB Spirit of our Sisters Gathering to Honour Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women In Canada.
July 31, 2015 Regina, SK Keynote speaker at the Delta Kappa  Gamma Society International Northwest Regional Conference.
June 22, 2015 Saskatoon, SK Keynote speaker and panelist at the Canadian Association of Statutory Human Rights Agencies (CASHRA) 2015 Annual Conference
June 10, 2015 Ottawa, ON Luncheon Presentation with Curve Lake First Nation
May 6, 2015 Ottawa, ON Hosting the Era 21 Breakfast for Young Canadians on Parliament Hill.
February 16-20, 2015 Saskatoon, SK Speaker at the 2nd Annual SK Centre of Excellence Aboriginal Youth Leadership Symposium
November 20, 2014 Ottawa, ON Senate Liberal Caucus Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls Legal Brief Press Conference
October 15, 2014 Saskatoon, SK Speaker at the Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology (SIAST) Aboriginal Employees Gathering event
October 6-10, 2014 British Columbia Aboriginal Peoples Committee travel on housing study to British Columbia
September 14-19, 2014 Ontario Aboriginal Peoples Committee travel on housing study to Ontario
August 20, 2014 Saskatoon, SK Science Ambassador Program 2014 annual event
May 22, 2014 Regina, SK Video Conference Presentation - The Canadian Coalition for Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology (CCWESTT) Conference.
May 7, 2014 Ottawa, ON Hosting the Era 21 Breakfast for Young Canadians on Parliament Hill.
March 31, 2014 Saskatoon, SK Guest Speaker, Aboriginal Student Achievement Program, College of Arts & Science, University of Saskatchewan.
March 12, 2014 Winnipeg, MB Speaker, Annual science fair, Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre.
March 11, 2014 Saskatoon, SK Attending ceremonial signing of the MOU between University of Saskatchewan and the Nihewin Foundation to establish the Saskatchewan Cradleboard Initiative.
March 6, 2014 Saskatoon, SK Keynote speaker, Graduate Students Association Conference, University of Saskatchewan.
February 6-7, 2014 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Economic Opportunities, Entrepreneurship and Employment conference for Aboriginal Women organized by SAWCC.
February 5, 2014 Saskatoon, SK Speaker, First Nations University of Canada, Topic: the proposed First Nations Education Act and other acts.
October 10, 2013 Regina, SK Keynote speaker at the Aboriginal Government Employees Network AGM & Conference.
October 3, 2013 Ottawa, ON Roundtable discussion with families of missing and murdered indigenous women.
September 18-21, 2013 Vancouver, BC Attending the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, BC National Event.
September 14, 2013 Saskatoon, SK Guest Speaker at CFUW Event, University of Saskatchewan.
August 22, 2013 Saskatoon, SK 2013 Science Ambassador Program Celebration.
July 16, 2013 Onion Lake FN, SK Attended the National Treaty Alliance Gathering.
May 8, 2013 Ottawa, ON Patron of the Era 21 Networking Breakfast for Young Canadians on Parliament Hill
April 29, 2013 Saskatoon, SK Keynote speaker, Inclusion Works '13 Conference
April 26, 2013 Saskatoon, SK Ceremony honouring the Queen's Diamond Jubilee medal recipients in Saskatoon
April 12, 2013 Saskatoon, SK Speaker at Oskayak High School
March 11, 2013 Saskatoon, SK Panel Speaker, Indigenous Graduate Association at the University of Saskatchewan
March 5, 2013 Ottawa, ON Remarks commemorating International Women's Day
February 15, 2013 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Indispire Awards
January 5, 2013 Saskatoon, SK Speaker at the Idle No More event at the White Buffalo Youth Lodge
December 30, 2012 Ottawa, ON Visited Chief Theresa Spence at Victoria Island.
December 21, 2012 Saskatoon, SK Attended Idle No More rally in Saskatoon, SK
November 26-29, 2012 Victoria, BC Speaker, Symposium on Crossing Boundaries at U of Victoria; attended the commemoration ceremony at the historic immigration site; visited Royal BC Museum and met students at First People's House.
November 20-22, 2012 Saskatoon, SK; Vancouver, BC Human Rights Committee travel for study on status of off-reserve aboriginals.
November 14, 2012 Saskatoon, SK Panel Speaker, Women in the Legislature, University of Saskatchewan
October 18-19, 2012 Regina, SK Keynote Speaker, RESOLVE Saskatchewan presents Research Day 2012: Ways of Healing. University of Regina.
September 24-October 6, 2012 Western Canada, Northwest Territories Aboriginal Peoples Committee travel for study on status of Métis in Canada.
May 16-19, 2012 Vancouver, BC Speaker. International Conference of Institutes and Libraries for Chinese Overseas Studies- Chinese through the Americas, University of British Columbia.
April 18-20, 2012 Vancouver, BC Meeting with NewPathways Gold Society; Heritage events build bridges in historic Fraser Canyon; attended events celebrating the Grand Opening of the Tikwalus Trail in Spuzzum and action to restore the Alexandra Bridge at a meeting in Hope.
March 25-27, 2012 Saskatoon, SK Plenary Speaker, National Congress on Rural Education Canada.
February 18, 2012 Vancouver, BC Topical Lecturer, American Association for the Advancement of Science.
February 7, 2012 Saskatoon, SK Spotlight on the Past: Celebrity Readings from Archives in Saskatchewan.
November 29-30, 2011 Calgary, AB Speaker, Bow Valley College.
November 15-16, 2011 Enoch, AB Panel Presenter, Assembly of First Nations' National Forum on First Nation Citizenship.
October 25, 2011 Winnipeg, MB APTN Forum on Racism: Let's talk about it.
September 28, 2011 Saskatoon, SK Opening Remarks, First Nations University of Canada- Saskatoon Campus Open House.
September 27, 2011 Regina, SK Lecture and Discussion Series, First Nations University of Canada.
September 26, 2011 Regina, SK Lecturer, Luther College, University of Regina.
August 18, 2011 Wainwright, AB Bold Eagle Graduation Ceremony.
June 7-9, 2011 Winnipeg, MB Opening Remarks, Canadian Student Health Research Forum Symposium on Neuroscience and Mental Health.
May 30, 2011 Saskatoon, SK Alumni Address, Convocation Awards Ceremony and Dinner, University of Saskatchewan.
May 26, 2011 Vancouver, BC Intercommunity (Hi)stories and Futures: Dialogue and Screening of Cedar and Bamboo, Museum of Vancouver.
May 24, 2011 Vancouver, BC University of British Columbia.
May 11, 2011 Whitehorse, YK High School student presentation
April 15, 2011 Toronto, ON Keynote speaker at Conference “Nation Building in Canada: Chinese Perspectives”  University of Toronto
March 16, 2011  Winnipeg, MB Panel Presenter. Forum on Accountability, Transparency, and Effective Leadership in First Nations Communities.”  University of Winnipeg
March 11, 2011 Edmonton, AB National Aboriginal Achievement Awards
February 9, 2011 Victoria, BC Keynote speaker at the opening reception for the Arts and Science Diversity Conference at the University of Victoria.
November 29 - December 3, 2010 New Brunswick; Nova Scotia Travel with the Aboriginal Peoples Committee for study on First Nations K-12 Education.
October 4-8, 2010 Saskatchewan; Alberta; British Columbia Travel with the Aboriginal Peoples Committee for study on First Nations K-12 Education.
September 29, 2010 Burnaby, BC Invited to attend a workshop on Aboriginals mathematics and science at SFU.
September 28, 2010 Vancouver, BC Invited to UBC to attend the launch of Professor Elizabeth Croft as the NSERC Chair for Women in Science and Engineering, BC and Yukon Region and to attend a Panel discussion.
September 22, 2010 Saskatoon, SK Invited to attend the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations Post Secondary Education Rally.
July 20-22, 2010 Winnipeg, MB Invited to attend the Assembly of First Nations 31st Annual General Assembly.
May 13-15, 2010 Winnipeg, MB Invited to attend the CCWESTT 2010 Conference 'Leading the Way: Empowering Women, Building Communities'.
May 6, 2010 Prince Albert, SK Invited to attend 'Living with Diabetes is a Family Affair' event as a keynote speaker.
April 27-29, 2010 Toronto, ON Invited to attend the Aboriginal Human Resource Council 'Inclusion Works '10 Conference.
March 26, 2010 Regina, SK Invited to attend the 17th Annual Aboriginal Achievement Awards.
November 9-15, 2009 Guangdong, China Invited to attend the International Tourism and Culture Festival and the Pan-Pearl River Delta Convention of 2009 in Guangdong, People's Republic of China.
October 8, 2009 Saskatoon, SK Presented lecture to students at the First Nations University of Canada entitled "What does a Senator do?".
October 7, 2009 Saskatoon, SK Invited as a guest speaker to address the students in the Social Sciences Class- Law 30- at Nutana Collegiate. Speech: "What does a Senator do?".
October 6, 2009 Saskatoon, SK Invited to speak and address first-year Aboriginal Students at the University of Saskatchewan hosted by the Aboriginal Students' Centre. Speech: "What does a Senator do?".
October 6, 2009 Saskatoon, SK Invited to the launch of a Science Mentorship Program at Pleasant Hill School.
October 2, 2009 Saskatoon, SK Invited to attend the Alumni of Influence Luncheon hosted by the University of Saskatchewan. In addition, Senator Dyck was named an Alumni of Influence for her contributions in enriching the province of Saskatchewan through her work as a Senator.
September 25, 2009 Prince Albert, SK Invited to speak at a rally and luncheon for a "A Violence Free City" hosted by the Community Against Family Violence in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.
August 21-23, 2009 Punnichy, SK Invited to attend the George Gordon First Nation Annual Competition Powwow.
July 8-9, 2009 Winnipeg, MB Invited to attend a forum on Human Trafficking entitled "Prevent Human Trafficking; Stop the Sexual Exploitation of First Nations Women and Children" hosted by the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs.
May 3-6, 2009 Winnipeg, MB Invited to attend the 'DreamCatching 2009' Conference as a keynote speaker to present "The Medicine Wheel and Science" at the University of Manitoba.
April 6-8, 2009 Vancouver, BC Attending the Aboriginal Human Resource Council 'Inclusion Works '09' Conference as part of an Aboriginal Leadership Panel.
April 6, 2009 Port Coquitlam, BC Invited as a guest speaker to address the General High School Assembly at Terry Fox Secondary School.
April 6, 2009 Port Coquitlam, BC Invited to participate in a Sharing Circle discussion with Aboriginal Youth at Moody Middle School.
March 6, 2009 Winnipeg, MB Invited to attend the National Aboriginal Achievement Awards.
March 5, 2009 Ottawa, ON Invited to participate in the Enbridge Famous Five Luncheon as part of International Women's Week celebrations.
February 24, 2009 Saskatoon, SK Invited lecturer, Northern Administration Students Association, Ratification Celebration, University of Saskatchewan
December 9-11, 2008 Ottawa, ON Attending the Assembly of First Nations, Special Chiefs Assembly. This event 'Our Children, our Future!' will examine the challenges and successes of First Nations Education.
November 27, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Invited to attend the Sasipenita Inaugural Luncheon which will celebrate and honour the struggles, contributions and achievements of Saskatchewan's First Nations and Métis People.
November 3-4, 2008 Winnipeg, MB Invited to attend the "Two Faces of Poverty" Conference which will focus on 'Making the Law Work for Indigenous Peoples and Women'.
September 29-October 1, 2008 Calgary, AB Attended the 8th World Indigenous Women's Conference.
August 14-17, 2008 Regina, SK Attending The Missing Indigenous Women Conference entitled “Missing Women: Decolonization, Third Wave Feminisms, and Indigenous People of Canada and Mexico” which will examine the consistent and alarming rise of missing Indigenous women throughout both countries
August 4, 2008 Barkerville, BC Invited to attend a ceremony to mark Barkerville’s 50th anniversary as a historic site as well as the citizenship ceremony
June 19-20, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Invited to be a keynote speaker at the Science Ambassador Symposium event and made a speech entitled “Claiming our Rightful Place in Post-secondary Education”
June 10, 2008 Ottawa, ON Attended a reception hosted by Assembly of First Nations to celebrate the Prime Minister’s apology in the House of Commons to all the Survivors of Canada’s Indian residential school system
June 5, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Attended the YWCA Women of Distinction banquet
May 31, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Attended the 2008 Aboriginal Graduation Banquet
May 29, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Iskwewuk Fundraising Steak Nite for the Missing Aboriginal Women’s Group
May 20-22, 2008 Waskesiu, SK Attended the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network Gathering 2008 entitled Building our future through Literacy
May 12, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Participated in the OneXone Run from Buena Vista School to the White Buffalo Youth Lodge
May 11-14, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Attended the World Psychiatric Association Epidemiology & Public Health section conference
May 8, 2008 Ottawa, ON Invited to speak at an NDP Breakfast Event and made a presentation entitled “Aboriginal Peoples, the Canadian Senate, & Discriminatory Legislation: the personal is political"
April 13-15, 2008 Regina, SK Attended and made an opening speech at the Pan-Canadian Council of Ministers' of Education Literacy Forum.
March 20, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Presented lecture at the First Nations University of Canada entitled "Aboriginal Peoples, the Canadian Senate, & Discriminatory Legislation:  a personal story"
March 18, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Aboriginal Achievement Lunch at the University of Saskatchewan
March 7, 2008 Toronto, ON Attended the National Aboriginal Achievement Awards show and gala.
February 15, 2008 Saskatoon, SK Attended Let's Talk Science Western Conference and provided opening remarks at the beginning of the public lectures session.
February 4-8, 2008 Albuquerque, NM Took part in the Southwest U.S.A Tribal Governments Visit with members of the Aboriginal Peoples Committee visiting  Albuquerque, New Mexico and Arizona
December 4, 2007 Ottawa, ON Reception with the Leaders of Canada’s Aboriginal Land Claim Organizations
November 28-30, 2007 Saskatoon, SK Attended the First Nations Language Keepers Conference
November 27, 2007 Saskatoon, SK Attended the First Nation Peacekeeping Conference
November 15, 2007 Ottawa, ON Invited by McGill University to Participate in “the Women in House Program” which consists of taking on a student shadow for the day.
November 1-2, 2007 Saskatoon, SK Chains & Links – Human Rights Activism Conference. Senator Lillian Dyck in conversation with Senator Sandra Lovelace -Nicholas capturing the unwritten story of activism behind Lovelace v. Canada, the first complaint from Canada to the UN Human Rights Committee - lodged in 1978, decided 1981, leading to amendments to the Canadian Indian Act
October 30, 2007 Saskatoon, SK Presentation at the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network (SALN) Community Outreach event. Speech:  Issues and Challenges in Literacy and Education for Aboriginals in Saskatchewan
October 24, 2007 Prince Albert, SK Presentation at the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network (SALN) Community Outreach event. Speech:  Issues and Challenges in Literacy and Education for Aboriginals in Saskatchewan
October 18, 2007 Saskatoon, SK First Nations University of Canada Convocation Banquet Speaker
October 3-5, 2007 Calgary, AB Keynote Speaker at the Canadian Aboriginal Science and Technology Society (CASTS) conference. Speech: “Claiming Our Rightful Place in Post-secondary Education”
27-Sep-07 Scarborough, ON Banquet Speaker at the Chinese Canadian National Council's Annual Tribute Dinner. Gave a Speech entitled: “Chinese Canadian Issues”
24-Sep-07 Saskatoon, SK Presentation entitled “Aboriginal Peoples and the Canadian Senate” to students at the Aboriginal Students Center, University of Saskatchewan.
13-Sep-07 Saskatoon, SK Participated in the Grand Entry, University of Saskatchewan Pow Wow
4-Sep-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended the President's reception for new Aboriginal students at the University of Saskatchewan
July 19-23, 2007 Vancouver, BC Attended and made Opening Remarks at The 4th International Conference on Indigenous Education: Asia/ Pacific
14-Jun-07 Toronto, ON Attended and made opening remarks to a 'Let's Talk Science' event.
30-May-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended a Round Dance at the University of Saskatchewan
30-May-07 Saskatoon, SK Plenary Lecturer: “Claiming Our Rightful Place in the Academy.” Congress 2007, Convocation Hall, University of Saskatchewan
30-May-07 Saskatoon, SK Globe and Mail interview with Michael Valpy
29-May-07 Saskatoon, SK Welcoming remarks given to Women's Day at Congress 2007 - event organized by PACSW
26-May-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended the 2007 Aboriginal Graduation Banquet
12-May-07 Sydney, NS Awarded an Honorary Degree (Doctor of Letters, honoris causa, D. Litt.) from Cape Breton University
10-May-07 Gatineau, QC Attended Treasures from China: Reception & Ceremony
4-May-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended the University of Saskatchewan Retirement Banquet and gave the Retirees' response
May 2-4, 2007 Edmonton , AB Attending and presenting “Women in Science: still voicing our concerns after all these years“, the Royal Society of Canada conference.
26-Apr-07 Ottawa, ON Attended an invitation by the Speaker of the Senate to a Forum for Young Canadians
19-Apr-07 Saskatoon, SK Marcelin, SK Leask, SK Visited the Early Childcare Centres at the First Nation Communities in Saskatchewan: Whitecap, Muskeg Lake  & Mistawasis
13-Apr-07 Saskatoon, SK Motivational Keynote Speaker at the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network Gala, speech entitled: “Issues and Challenges in Literacy and Education for Aboriginals in Saskatchewan”
3-Apr-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended a Public lecture by Stephen Lewis, as part of the University of Saskatchewan Centennial Celebration
30-Mar-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended the 2007 celebration of Aboriginal music, Juno nominees
27-Mar-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Nexen Awards Reception
26-Mar-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Iskwewuk E-wichiwitochik meeting
23-Mar-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Saskatchewan Brain Injury Dinner
19-Mar-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Brain Awareness Week Launch and Key Note Lecture & Reception
16-Mar-07 Edmonton , AB Attended the National Aboriginal Achievement Awards show and gala
14-Mar-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended Work-Family Balance Conference
1-Mar-07 Ottawa, ON Attended Breakfast to Launch International Women's Week at Parliament
27-Feb-07 Ottawa, ON Attended Taiwan Night: Dinner & Entertainment
24-Feb-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended Saskatoon Chinese New Year Dinner
22-Feb-07 Saskatoon, SK Attended lecture by Dr. M. Frize, former NSERC Chair Women in Science & Engineering (WISE)
21-Feb-07 Saskatoon, SK “ Stages in the Path to Equity for Women in Science” speech, University of Saskatchewan Women in Science & Engineering (WISE)
10-Dec-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended the Brunch and Remembrance of Missing Indigenous Women at the White Buffalo Youth Lodge
December 7-8, 2006 Saskatoon , SK Attended the “Finding a Balance: Pathways to Health” conference
6-Dec-06 Saskatoon , SK Invited to the Native Access to Nursing Program 20th anniversary celebration
30-Nov-06 Saskatoon , SK “ Stages in the Path to Equity for Women in Science” speech, U of S WISE grad students event
21-Nov-06 Ottawa , ON Invited by McGill University to participate in “the Women in House Program” - take on a student shadow for the day.
16-Nov-06 Toronto , ON Keynote Speaker, "The Medicine Wheel and Science", Science Teachers of Ontario Conference
November 9-10, 2006 Ottawa , ON Attended and Presented “Reaching Aboriginal Youth: Issues and Challenges in education”, Science and Technology Awareness Network Annual Conference
7-Nov-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities 2006 - Midterm Convention
24-Oct-06 Ottawa , ON Attended the Equal Voice National Capitol Region breakfast
18-Oct-06 Ottawa , ON 1) Attended the Person's Day breakfast LEAF Ottawa, and 2) Attended the Presentation of the Governor General's Awards In Commemoration of the Persons Case
12-Oct-06 Vancouver , BC Guest Speaker, “My career path: waitress, …, scientist, …, senator”, Women In Science and Engineering, University of British Columbia
5-Oct-06 Saskatoon , SK “Medicine Wheel and Science” Speech, Aboriginal Student's Centre, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
4-Oct-06 Ottawa , ON Attended the Native Women's Association of Canada vigil - Parliament hill
3-Oct-06 Ottawa , ON Attended a Reception for UN Rapporteur, Rodolfo Stavengen
September 25-29, 2006 Saskatchewan Travel with the Aboriginal Peoples Committee: Saskatoon , Winnipeg , Thunder Bay, La Ronge, Swan Lake First Nation
21-Sep-06 Saskatoon , SK 1)Attended the Alzheimer Society coffee break fund raising event, and 2) the Pow-wow, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
29-Aug-06 Ottawa , ON Presentation to the senate pages on “Women, Aboriginal peoples and the Senate”
15-Aug-06 Edmonton , AB Keynote Speaker, “Telling my story: from science to the Senate of Canada”, WISEST Celebration of Research, University of Alberta
1-Jul-06 Regina , SK Guest at the Canada Day Provincial Ceremony
23-Jun-06 Calgary , AB CBC radio interview
June 22-25, 2006 Calgary , AB Attended and made Opening Welcome Address, “Reminiscing: from CCWESTT to the Senate”, 11th National Conference of Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology
22-Jun-06 Calgary , AB Guest Speaker at the Calgary Catholic Immigration Society
22-Jun-06 Calgary , AB Guest Speaker, “Telling my life story: from the wrong side of the tracks to the Senate of Canada”, the Calgary Science School
14-Jun-06 Saskatoon , SK Guest Speaker at the Aboriginal Women on the Move -Cross Canada cycle tour event held by Iskwew E-Wichiwitochik
13-Jun-06 Ottawa , ON Attended the International Women's Forum Luncheon hosted by Senator Hervieux-Payette
8-Jun-06 Ottawa , ON Attended breakfast meeting on "Policing the usual suspects: evidence, consequences and policy implications of racial profiling in Canada"
May 31-June 2, 2006 Saskatoon, SK Keynote Speaker, the International Association on Native Employment Conference. Presented a speech on "My career path: waitress, .., scientist, ..., senator."
30-May-06 Prince Albert , SK Guest and award presenter at the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations, Circle of Honour Awards dinner
16-May-06 Ottawa , ON Attended the meeting on Global Women's Memorial Web Portal hosted by Senator Jaffer
16-May-06 Ottawa , ON Attended the NDP Special women's Caucus meeting on Peace Development & Security Issues
11-May-06 Saskatoon , SK Meeting of the Mathematics and Science Enrichment Program, University of Saskatchewan
10-May-06 Regina , SK Attended the luncheon in honour of Her Excellency the Governor General hosted by Her Honour Dr. Lynda Haverstock Lt.-General of Saskatchewan
8-May-06 Regina , SK Attended Premier Calvert's dinner in honour of Her Excellency the Governor General
3-May-06 Ottawa , ON Meeting with Dr. Bonnie Schmidt from London , ON on "Let's Talk Science"
3-May-06 Ottawa , ON Interview by CPAC on the public life of Her Honour Dr. Lynda Haverstock, Lieutenant-Governor of the Province of Saskatchewan
27-Apr-06 Ottawa , ON Attended breakfast for Forum for Young Canadians
25-Apr-06 Ottawa , ON Attended the NDP Women's Caucus meeting
19-Apr-06 Saskatoon , SK CBC radio interview
6-Apr-06 Ottawa , ON Attended breakfast for Forum for Young Canadians
6-Apr-06 Ottawa , ON Property Qualification Declaration
5-Apr-06 Ottawa , ON Attended book launch: "First Nations Governance Law"
4-Apr-06 Ottawa , ON Attended Opening of Parliament Ceremony
4-Apr-06 Ottawa , ON Attended Parliamentary reception at the residence of Her Excellency the Governor General
March 25-April 1, 2006 Taiwan Traveled with a Parliamentary delegation to Taiwan at the invitation of the Taipei Economic and Culture Office in Canada
17-Mar-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended 1 st Annual Brain Food 2006 benefit dinner for Saskatchewan Brain Injuries Association
16-Mar-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended the President's luncheon, Aboriginal Students Centre
15-Mar-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended meeting of "Missing Aboriginal Women"
8-Mar-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended the Art Bra event on International Woman's Day
27-Feb-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended the lecture of Dr. Cornelia Wiemann on Suicides
February 14-15, 2006 Ottawa , ON Co-sponsored and participated in the Women & Constitution Building Conference
8-Feb-06 Ottawa , ON Attended the meeting of the Aboriginal Women Health Research Committee
3-Feb-06 Ottawa , ON Presented a speech on "The Medicine Wheel and Science" to Saskatoon Institute of Applied Sciences & Technology
27-Jan-06 Vancouver , BC Attended the National Aboriginal Awards ceremonies and dinner
27-Jan-06 Vancouver , BC Meeting with Hiromi Matsui, Women in SETT
25-Jan-06 Wanuskewin , SK Presented a speech on "The Medicine Wheel and Science" to the Saskatchewan Research Council
19-Jan-06 Toronto , ON Attended and spoke at the Chinese Canadian National Council Press Conference
18-Jan-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended the meeting on Missing Aboriginal Women
18-Jan-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended luncheon meeting with Dr. Julita Vassileva, NSERC Chair for Women and Science and Engineering
12-Jan-06 Saskatoon , SK Presented a speech, "The Medicine Wheel and Science", hosted by the Aboriginal Students' Centre to students at the University of Saskatchewan
12-Jan-06 Saskatoon , SK Attended the Alzheimer Society luncheon
16-Dec-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the Office of the Treaty Commissioner Open House
12-Dec-05 Regina , SK Attended luncheon to celebrate Province of Saskatchewan 's funding for the Academic Health Sciences Centre
10-Dec-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the "Remembering Our Women" Event hosted by the Missing Aboriginal Women group
6-Dec-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the "Missing Aboriginal Women" meeting
1-Dec-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the Saskatchewan Work & Family Balance Awards Gala dinner and Celebration
29-Nov-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the "Missing Aboriginal Women" meeting
November 24-25, 2005 Kelowna , BC Attended meeting of the First Ministers and National Aboriginal Leaders Conference (Kelowna Accord meeting)
23-Nov-05 Ottawa , ON Meeting with Daniel Charbonneau regarding Senate Rules and Procedures
22-Nov-05 Ottawa , ON Attended the reception and Awards Ceremony of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research
15-Nov-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the "Missing Aboriginal Women" meeting
10-Nov-05 Saskatoon , SK Presented a speech on "Aboriginal Peoples and the Senate" to students at the First Nations University of Canada
8-Nov-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the "Missing Aboriginal Women" meeting
3-Nov-05 Ottawa , ON Attended meeting with Alan Nymark, Associate Deputy Minister, Skills Development re: Women in Science
3-Nov-05 Ottawa , ON Attended luncheon meeting regarding Senate Rules and Procedures
2-Nov-05 Ottawa , ON Attended dinner with Parliamentarians "Teachers Institute on Canadian Parliamentary Democracy"
2-Nov-05 Ottawa , ON Attended reception for Canada World Youth
1-Nov-05 Ottawa , ON Attended the Status of Women Committee meeting
27-Oct-05 Ottawa , ON Co-sponsored and participated in the Women in Science Harvard Roundtable
27-Oct-05 Ottawa , ON Hosted a dinner meeting with Holly Sargent and Dr. Dorothy Zinberg to discuss "Women in Science"
26-Oct-05 Ottawa , ON Interview by Jim Leung of Fairchild Chinese TV of Toronto
20-Oct-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the Women's Legal Education and Action Fund Annual Persons' Day breakfast
20-Oct-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the "Missing Aboriginal Women" meeting
19-Oct-05 Regina , SK Visited the Women of Influence Exhibit, Science Museum
18-Oct-05 Regina, SK Keynote speaker, "Women's Equality: Are we there yet?" - Women's History Month dinner - Person's Case Award
18-Oct-05 Saskatoon , SK Interview on CBC Radio
7-Oct-05 Saskatoon , SK Meeting to discuss Bill C-31, Women's Commission (FSIN)
6-Oct-05 Ottawa , ON Interview with Bill Curry, NDP Reporter
5-Oct-05 Regina, SK Attended and spoke at the 1 st Annual banquet celebrating Saskatchewan First Nation Women's Day - Honouring Our Past, Protecting our Future
29-Sep-05 Ottawa , ON Attended Bacon & Eggheads Breakfast meeting "Wind Power in a Carbon-Constrained World: Capacity Cost and Environmental Impacts"
28-Sep-05 Ottawa , ON Attended a reception in honour of newly appointed Senators
27-Sep-05 Ottawa , ON Attended the Installation of the new Governor General
27-Sep-05 Ottawa , ON Teleconference with the jury for awards selection, National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation
September 22-26, 2005 Sydney , NS Attended the conference on Canadian Aboriginal Science & Technology Society and presented "The Medicine Wheel and Science"
18-Sep-05 Saskatoon , SK Meeting with the Women's Commission, FSIN
15-Sep-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the annual University of Saskatchewan Pow Wow in the Bowl
2-Sep-05 Flying Dust First Nation, SK 127 th Anniversary of Treaty 6, Meadow Lake Tribal Council steak lunch celebration
2-Sep-05 Saskatoon , SK Invited to attend the Centennial Pancake Breakfast
August 18-19, 2005 Gordon First Nation, SK Attended and presented "Walking Tall, Walking Proud, Walking Strong" at the Gordon's First Nation "Moving Beyond Gathering 2005" conference
16-Aug-05 Yorkton , SK Attended and spoke at the Youth Legislative Assembly, Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations
4-Aug-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended Premier Calvert's announcement on health issues
5-Jul-05 Ottawa, ON Meeting with Mr. Serge Gourgue, Director of Parliamentary Precinct Services
30-Jun-05 Ottawa, ON Meeting with Dr. Douglas Ellisre: Cree Studies
22-Jun-05 North Battleford, SK Attended and spoke at the 2005 Year of the First Nation and Metis Women Dinner
21-Jun-05 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Wandering Spirit Commemoration
17-Jun-05 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Honoring Ceremony recognizing my appointment as a senator hosted by the University of Saskatchewan
16-Jun-05 Saskatoon, SK Presented "The Senate" to a Political Studies class on Canadian Government, University of Saskatchewan
15-Jun-05 Ottawa, ON Attended at the Aboriginal Women's Health Research Committee meeting
June 12-14, 2005 Saskatoon, SK Attended the CASHRA Human Rights Conference 2005
8-Jun-05 Ottawa, ON Attended the reception in honour of His Excellency Dr.Sasko Nasev, new Ambassador of Macedonia
2-Jun-05 Saskatoon, SK Attended the YWCA Women of Distinction dinner
28-May-05 Saskatoon, SK Attended and spoke at the Aboriginal Students Honouring Banquet 2005, University of Saskatchewan
19-May-05 Saskatoon, SK Attended the Lieutenant Governor's Centennial Gala
18-May-05 Regina, SK Attended the "Celebrating Canada and Saskatchewan" event in honour of the Duke of Edinburgh and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
18-May-05 Lumsden, SK Attended the luncheon in honour of the Duke of Edinburgh and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
17-May-05 Saskatoon , SK Attended the Saskatchewan Homecoming Fair and Variety show
5-May-05 Ottawa , ON Bacon and Eggeheads breakfast meeting "Hydrocarbon threat to Canada 's Groundwater"
2-May-05 Ottawa , ON Attended the reception in honour of Alberta 's Aboriginal Performing Arts
2-May-05 Ottawa , ON Attended the Legislative and Procedural Session
27-Apr-05 Saskatoon , SK Wine and Cheese Social to celebrate my appointment hosted by Department of Psychiatry
21-Apr-05 Ottawa, ON Attended a seminar for newly appointed Senators
21-Apr-05 Ottawa, ON Attended a luncheon in celebration of Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month and 40 th Anniversary of the Parkinson Society of Canada
12-Apr-05 Ottawa, ON Official photo session and signing of official documents
12-Apr-05 Ottawa, ON Photo session with family and sponsoring senator
12-Apr-05 Ottawa, ON Swearing-in ceremony in Senate Chamber
12-Apr-05 Ottawa, ON Attended reception in honour of newly appointed Senators
11-Apr-05 Ottawa, ON Attended a reception and dinner for senators to be sworn-in