Entries by OCSU

OCSU Canada Day Statement

Residential Schools are a part of Canada’s History. This year, we will be putting our Canada Day celebrations on hold in light of the recent findings of Indigenous children found on former residential school grounds across Canada. Although these reports are recent, Canada’s role in the oppression of Indigenous communities is not. OCSU is dedicating […]

OCSU’s Statement on Kamloops Residential School

Trigger Warning: Distressing content regarding Residential Schools The Okanagan College Students’ Union stands in solidarity with the families, the communities, and the residential school survivors who all mourn upon confirmation of the burial site of 215 children on the grounds of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School.  Residential schools were intentionally designed to systematically and […]