ohpahotân | oohpaahotaan, the Indigenous Strategy for the University of Saskatchewan, was gifted to the university in August 2021. The Office of the Vice-Provost, Indigenous Engagement (OVPIE) has provided over 30 presentations on ohpahotân | oohpaahotaan to colleges, schools and units since September 2021 as part of Phase 1 of the implementation of the Indigenous Strategy. These presentations cover the development of ohpahotân | oohpaahotaan, some of the key concepts from the strategy, the framework of Commitments, Calls to Action and Markers, as well as the implementation plan. 

OVPIE is now offering webinars for those that have been unable to attend an ohpahotân | oohpaahotaan presentation. Join us at one of the following webinars to learn more about the Indigenous Strategy and the implementation plan for Phases 2 and 3. Registration is not required. Please click on a link below to join the webinar at the listed date and time.

Webinar 1

  • Thursday, March 31
  • 9:00 – 10:00am
  • Zoom link

Webinar 2

  • Thursday, April 14
  • 3:30 – 4:30pm
  • Zoom link

Webinar 3

  • Tuesday, April 26
  • 10:00 – 11:00am
  • Zoom link

Webinar 4 

If you have any questions about the webinars please contact Indigenous@usask.ca.

Indigenous Strategy

Indigenous Strategy Framework

ohpahotân | oohpaahotaan is a companion document to the University Plan 2025 that will allow us to walk parallel journeys toward a common future. Visit the University Plan 2025 website to learn more about the Indigenous Strategy's framework of Commitments, Guiding Principles, Calls to Action, and Markers.