Sunday @ the Segal - Children of God


For those who cannot make it out in the storm today, Sunday @ the Segal will be live streamed as of 11:00 a.m. on our Facebook page

At this Sunday @ the Segal, Guest Lecturer, Dr. Mike DeGagné, will present the history, realities, and impacts of Residential Schools in Canada and shed light on the context, purpose, activities, conclusions, and significance of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC).

Producer & Reporter, CJAD 800 AM

Sarah Deshaies is a radio producer, host and theatre critic based in Montreal. She currently produces the Andrew Carter Morning Show on CJAD 800, and co-hosts CKUT's theatre program, Upstage, where, for the last decade, she has interviewed actors, directors and other artists from all around the world. Sarah's writing on Montreal theatre has been published in the Montreal Gazette and Cult Montreal. Her love for theatre was kindled at the Segal Centre, where she once played a tree in a children's drama program and started seeing grownups plays with her mom. You can follow her on Twitter @sarahdeshaies. Upstage airs Thursdays at 6pm on 90.3FM.

President and Vice-Chancellor, Nipissing University
Guest Lecturer

Mike DeGagné is the sixth President and Vice-Chancellor of Nipissing University. His career includes work with the federal government in management of Aboriginal programs and as a negotiator of comprehensive claims. Most recently, he served as the founding Executive Director of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation, a national organization which addressed the legacy of Indian Residential Schools.

DeGagné has served on numerous Boards of Directors in the health and university sectors including as Chairman of Ottawa Queensway-Carleton Hospital and Chairman of the Child Welfare League of Canada.

With a PhD in Education focusing on Aboriginal post-secondary success from Michigan State University, Dr. DeGagné also holds Masters degrees in Administration and Law. He lectures nationally and internationally in the areas of Indigenous governance and reconciliation. He is a recipient of the Order of Canada and the Order of Ontario as well as the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Thank you to our Public Program Partner Richter and Media Partner CJAD for their support of Sunday @ the Segal.





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