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Roger Epp

2018 program

Roger Epp

Roger Epp

Director, UAlberta North
Topic: 
DISRUPTIVE APPROACHES TO EDUCATION – PREPARING OUR NORTHERN WORKFORCE

Roger Epp is Director of UAlberta North, an office established to advance northern partnerships, programs and research. A political scientist, he has held several senior leadership portfolios within the University of Alberta. He is author of We Are All Treaty People (2008) and Only Leave a Trace (2017), and coeditor of Writing Off the Rural West (2001), among other books. Having lived most of his life on Treaty 6 land in Alberta and Saskatchewan, where several generations of his ancestors are buried, he is attentive to the connections between place, memory, education, and responsibility.