Territory Acknowledgement

Transformation pole carved by WSÁNEĆ master carver Charles Elliott, University of Victoria

We acknowledge with respect the Lekwungen peoples on whose traditional territories the university stands and the Songhees, Esquimalt and the W̱SÁNEĆ peoples whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.

We acknowledge that the University of Victoria’s East Kootenay Teacher Education Program resides on the traditional territory of the Ktunaxa Nation.