Treaty 6, 7, and 8 Indigenous Knowledge Wisdom Centre Manager, Evelyn Good Striker, Receives Dr. Joseph Crowshoe Award
On June 11, 2011 at the University of Calgary Native Centre, Evelyn Good Striker was honoured for her tireless work in the area of Aboriginal Education.
The Dr. Joseph Crowshoe Award is presented to a community member in recognition of their contribution to the field and practice of Aboriginal Education in Alberta. You can get more information on this award here
In her past and current position, Evelyn has worked collaboratively on many projects and has always ensured that the Aboriginal perspective is considered. Her commitment to the advancement of Aboriginal Knowledge has moved Alberta’s education system toward a more inclusive and equitable approach thus improving the success for all Aboriginal students in Alberta.
The award was presented by Chief Reginald Crowshoe, son of Dr. Joseph Crowshoe, who also sang the Honour song for Evelyn.
Congratulations Evelyn, on this deserving accomplishment.