6 Canadians make the trip to the V Symposium

By on October 25, 2014

October 25, 2014

Canadians from across Canada met in Toronto on Saturday October 25 before embarking to the V Symposium in Coquimbo Chile.

Janet Sinclair and Tania Smethurst from Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo, BC

Glen Brouwer from Sunrise School Division in Beausejour Manitoba

Paul Zakos- Chairman Collective Steering Committee

Banakonda Kish Kennedy – FNTI, Ryerson University and Humber College

Heather Green – Anishinabek  Educational Institute

We all boarded the plane for the 9000 km (11 hours) journey to Santiago. We were met by our Chilean hosts Pedro Valenzuela, Maria Hueichaqueo and family. Monday our contingent was completed with the arrival of our translator, Michelle Johnson from Minneapolis.

On Tuesday October 28 we returned “home” to the Ruka.



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