P r o g r a m

Carleton University, Saturday, March 2, 2013

8:30 – 9:15 am

9:15 – 9:30 am 
Welcome, Allan J. Ryan
New Sun Chair in Aboriginal Art and Culture

Opening prayer, Elder Jim Albert

Welcoming remarks, Roseann O’Reilly Runte,
President, Carleton University

9:30 – 10:20 am
Dorothy Grant
haute couture fashion designer

10:20 – 10:35 am
Nutrition Break

10:35 – 11:25 am
Daniel Heath Justice
author and educator

11:30 am – 12:20 pm
Tantoo Cardinal
stage, film and television actress

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Buffet luncheon of Native cuisine,
Fenn Lounge, Residence Commons

Luncheon Menu:

•  Warm sunflower bannock bread
•  Three sisters salad plate (roasted corn, mixed beans and yams)
•  Greens and wildflower salad with Saskatoon berries and rose petals
garnished with slivers of smoked salmon
•  Wild rice pilaf
•  Rosemary needle and shallots with sautéed mussels
•  Maple roasted root vegetables
•  Mashed potatoes in bacon drippings with fresh herbs and clay salt
•  Lakota venison stew (with wild turnip, onion and wild mushroom)
•  Pan fried catfish
•  Wild mushroom pie
•  Baked apple, and strawberry and rhubarb pies,
with berry compote and maple crème fraiche

1:30 – 2:00 pm
Lucie Idlout in concert

2:20 – 3:10 pm
Gerald McMaster
curator and visual artist

3:15 – 4:05 pm
Lucie Idlout
blues-rock singer/songwriter

4:10 – 4:30 pm
Concluding remarks, gift basket draw, closing prayer


A presentation of the New Sun Chair in Aboriginal Art and Culture
with the support of the Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and the New Sun Fund
administered by the Community Foundation of Ottawa, plus the generosity of private donors.