UBC Okanagan Admin News
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Flags lowered May 29 to June 6 in memory of the children buried at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School (IRS)

The Canada, BC, Okanagan Nation Alliance and UBC flags at UBC Okanagan and the Canada flag (at Flagpole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) on the UBC Vancouver Campus are lowered from Saturday, May 29 to Sunday, June 6, 2021, in memory of the 215 children buried at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School (IRS).

Please read a message to the community from Prof. Santa J. Ono, President and Vice-Chancellor and Dr. Lesley Cormack, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal.

For more information and resources, please visit the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre

Please distribute as appropriate to campus colleagues. This notice is posted on the Ceremonies and Events web page.