Professor Jill Carter trains indigenous youth to lead First Story, Indigenous History Tours on U of T campuses

August 27, 2020 by Tara Maher

Professor Jill Carter is part of a project called, "Activating, Actioning, Archiving: Tkaronto Urban Restor(y)ation Facilitating Indigenous Student Recruitment & Retention," which is funded by the Access Programs University Fund (APUF) through the Division of the Vice-President and Provost. Professor Carter, along with Professors Jon Johnson and Susan Hill, are leading the project. Through this project, they provide workshops and paid training for Indigenous youth (U of T students and community members) in leading First Story, Indigenous History Tours, which are offered in person and virtually, on all three of the University of Toronto Campuses and surrounding areas. 

To learn more, read the following article, First Nations students lead Indigenous history virtual campus tours, on the Faculty of Arts & Science website written by Sean McNeely.