Episode 97: Indigenous Voices on Best of the WWEST


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June here in Canada is National Indigenous History Month, and the team here at Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science and Technology would like to honour the fabulous Indigenous guests we have had on the podcast over the years. In this episode, we highlight some of the main points from their individual episodes, to celebrate their words of wisdom, to thank them for telling us about their struggles, and for teaching us about their lives and cultures.

Featured in this episode are:

Deanna Burgart P.Eng, Indigeneer

Denise Williams, CEO, First Nations Technology Council

Desiree Marshall-Peer, Professor, University of British Columbia Okanagan

Shaylene Dekock-Kruger, Engineer in Training, BC Hydro

Leigh Joseph (Styawat), Ethnobotanist

Jocelyn Joe-Strack, Indigenous Knowledge Research Chair, Yukon University

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