Reconciliation, one keystroke at a time
A new font to typeset Salish languages is the result of a unique collaboration between UBC, Musqueam and Syilx.
May 31, 2023
New art connects The Reconciliation Pole to Musqueam territory
The 15-foot-wide disc, titled θəʔit, depicts salmon carved by Musqueam master-carver Kayám̓ Richard Campbell.
May 11, 2023
Event: New art connects The Reconciliation Pole to Musqueam traditional territory
New art connects The Reconciliation Pole to Musqueam traditional territory.
May 11, 2023
New Musqueam art featured at UBC’s annual Storm the Wall event
The University of British Columbia’s Athletics and Recreation department unveiled an exciting new piece of xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) artwork as part of its Thunderbirds story on Monday, March 13.
Mar 21, 2023
New UBC Vancouver student residences open with gifted names from Musqueam
Today, five new UBC Vancouver student residence buildings were formally opened at a special naming ceremony hosted by xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Indian Band).
Jun 7, 2022
New UBC Vancouver student residences opens with gifted names from Musqueam
Media are invited to attend a special naming ceremony to formally open five new UBC student residence buildings.
Jun 6, 2022
New Indigenous Strategic Plan establishes UBC’s role in upholding the rights of Indigenous Peoples
Today marks a significant milestone in UBC’s commitment to truth and reconciliation: the university will celebrate the launch of its new Indigenous Strategic Plan (ISP).
Sep 14, 2020
UBC raises Musqueam Indian Band flag permanently at Vancouver campus
The flag of the Musqueam Indian Band will be permanently raised on the University of British Columbia’s Vancouver campus.
Feb 25, 2019
UBC and Musqueam to reveal bilingual street signs
UBC will unveil new bilingual street signs that acknowledge and respect the traditional territory of the Musqueam people.
Apr 3, 2018
‘Journey canoe’ launch by Musqueam Indian Band and UBC
For the first time in 30 years, the Musqueam Indian Band has carved a ‘journey canoe’ from a 350-year-old cedar log.
Aug 5, 2016
Musqueam Post dedicated at UBC Vancouver campus
The Musqueam people and the University of British Columbia acknowledged their developing partnership today with the dedication of a striking cedar post installed prominently on the Point Grey campus.
Apr 6, 2016
CSI: Cedar Science Investigators
Ashley Dobko is part of a group of tree detectives looking to unlock the secrets of B.C.’s old growth trees in an effort to protect them.
Jul 15, 2013 - by Heather Amos