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“You only have everything to gain when you surround yourself in a place that lets you critically engage in any way you want to.”

I ended ‘ Living in Place; an Indigenous Student’s Perspective Abroad ‘ with that sentence. I wrote the piece in October 2019, wrapping up the experience as an Indigenous person studying at the University of British Columbia (UBC). I left these words as a parting message for everyone, but I also left them to remind myself of how I’ve continued to critically engage with the studies and cultural imprints I gained on Musqueam territories that UBC…

Owen L. Oliver

Currently in Tlingit Territory 📍

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