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Ontario Tech acknowledges the lands and people of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation.

We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.

We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.

This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.

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Motivational memes for finals season

April 8, 2021

A self-care activity of mine is to look up motivational quotes on Pinterest! The positivity always gets me in the mood to tackle whatever I have to accomplish. Here are some motivational memes to encourage and cheer you on as we head into finals season! 

4 important reminders 

Keep going! 

Good luck! 

Great job! 

Conquer those goals! 

Don’t give up!

You made it through a full year of online school! 

Don’t forget to take breaks

Progress isn’t linear 

All the best with finals!