ACAD opens Lodgepole Center

September 23, 2016

The Alberta College of Art + Design officially celebrated the opening of the ACAD Lodgepole Center in an event that included speeches, a sacred pipe ceremony, and a tour led by Tina Kinnee-Brown, ACAD’s Indigenous Liaison. The space, which was named by the ACAD Elder Council, will host programming on traditional teachings for students and staff, and will facilitate activities such as Elder advising and support, traditional ceremonies and workshops, and sharing circles. ACAD states that the center was supported by the Government of Alberta’s Access to the Future Fund Initiative and the Suncor Energy Foundation. ACAD (1) | ACAD (2)