August 16, 8:30am - 10:00am MDT. Hosted at Orion Room, Students' Union Building
part of a series on Justice
About the speaker
Miranda Jimmy is a passionate Edmontonian and member of Thunderchild First Nation. She is a community connector and fierce defender of truth. Miranda is committed to the spirit and intent of the treaty relationship and finds ways each day to demonstrate to others what this looks like.
Miranda’s professional life has focused on contributing to her community in a variety of ways. She has training in arts and cultural management, conflict resolution and negotiation, and communications. She has made a career in the arts and heritage sector, working with many different non-profit organizations, nations, governments, and private businesses.
In 2016, Miranda was an Avenue Magazine Top 40 under 40, being recognized for her work with RISE – Reconciliation in Solidarity Edmonton, an inclusive group promoting reconciliation in actions and words. Since 2015, RISE has been able to engage more than 60,000 people in reconciliation efforts through social media, public events, interactive programming, and a self-published quarterly magazine.
Most of the time, Miranda can be found online sharing her thoughts on twitter @TheMirandaJimmy and on her blog at MirandaJimmy.com
We’re in the Orion Room located on the lower level of the Student Union Building at the University of Alberta!
Orion Room, Students' Union Building
8900-114 St NW University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta Canada T6G2J7
August 16, 2019
8:30am - 10:00am