RC360 Season 2, Episode 40

River City 360

In this instalment of River City 360:

  • Learn more about the Summer Indigenous Math Leadership Program offered through the University of Winnipeg's Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre, which gives kids the chance to learn about math and Indigenous culture.
  • One of the original dancers in the Summer Bear Dance Troupe, Melissa Nepinak, tells us about the world-renowned group and what life was like in Winnipeg before she found dance.
  • Kevin Lamoureux, Associate Vice-President of Indigenous Affairs at the University of Winnipeg, joins us to discuss why truth and reconciliation is important and what it means to Canadians.   
  • The Manitoba Hockey Trivia Challenge kicks off, featuring hockey trivia questions with a Winnipeg or Manitoba connection.   
  • Listeners share what they're thankful for this Thanksgiving weekend.   
  • And Noah Erenberg, Convener of Community News Commons, joins hosts Nolan Bicknell and Robert Zirk to discuss the latest stories written by citizen journalists on CNC.

Originally broadcast on 93.7 CJNU-FM on October 9, 2016.


River City 360 is a project of The Winnipeg Foundation, in partnership with 93.7 CJNU FM.
River City 360