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how do I engage with this person in a way that will make them not just feel
heard, but actually be heard?’”
The Cultural Competency Certificate may have just finished its pilot
year, but Wells believes that the conversation is shifting. “The people that
might feel that these opinions and this perspective is not valuable, or is not
applicable to their education, they’re realizing that that’s not acceptable,” he
Wells recalls a recent lecture given by a speaker during Indigenous
Awareness Week hosted by the Indigenous Law Students Association that
brought in a packed audience. “There were far more people than I expected.
At least for me, and I think for a lot of other Indigenous students, it was
powerful to see so many people interested and engaged.”
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