Women Warriors in the News

Podcasts

Sickboy Podcast 252 - Women Warriors: Advocating for Indigenous Women's Health

Academic Articles

Norther Public Affiars: DECOLONIZING HEALTH CARE: INDIGENOUS DIGITAL STORYTELLING AS PEDAGOGICAL TOOL FOR CULTURAL SAFETY IN HEALTH CARE SETTINGS

News Articles

My Northern Healing SUMMER 2020 The first runner-up from this year's Sally Manning Award for Indigenous Creative Non-Fiction.
Shelley Wiart/Jennifer Leason CSPC Announcement August 12th-18th, 2020 (PDF)
Shelley Wiart Student Profile AIM-HI August 5th-11th 2020 (PDF)
Indigenous Women’s Digital Health Stories: A Form of Advocacy and Reconciliation in Healthcare
AU student’s leadership potential recognized
Women empower women at Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation
An Athabasca University (AU) undergraduate’s research project is already beginning to help transform healthcare providers’ awareness of Indigenous women’s health issues.
Indigenous women share personal stories to advocate for reconciliation in health care – August 2019

From 12 minutes: Members of a project sharing Indigenous women’s health stories examine how reconciliation in healthcare is progressing.

AU student taking Indigenous women’s health research project to Yellowknife May 1, 2019
Gyms can be intimidating’: Women Warriors offers Indigenous women fitness in a safe space
Amplify: What happens when we experience – and report on – trauma January 26, 2018
Empowering podcast – April 27, 2017
Rise Up Mighty Warrior Convention October 6, 2016
Rise Up Mighty Warrior Convention October 11, 2016
Warrior Way to Peace September 8, 2016
Photo Voice Workshop August 17, 2016
Planting for Fun June 28, 2016
Community Shows Support for Diabetes May 9, 2016
Quit Smoking Workshop April 13, 2016
POWfit combines powwow dance with fitness April 8, 2016
Get fit with POWfit April 5, 2016
National Day of Action 2016 February 7, 2016
Alberta Culture and Tourism Website March 8, 2016
Women Warriors Fights to fix the Problem Before it's a Problem. Lloydminster Meridian Booster: June 11, 2015
Eight Weeks of Fitness Pays Off - Lloydminster Meridian Booster: June 28, 2015.

TV Coverage

Digital Storytelling Research –
APTN National News coverage November 18, 2019

World Indigenous Business Forum –
August 29, 2016

Rise Up Mighty Warrior Convention
 October 14, 2016

Photo Voice Workshop with SaskCulture Animateur, Marcel Petit; August 14th, 2016

National Aboriginal Diabetes Awareness Day
May 6, 2016

Healthy Living by Urban Poling
May 19, 2016

POWfit 
April 22, 2016

Smoking Cessation Seminar
April 9, 2016

National Day of Action; The Mind, Body, Spirit Connection and Intergenerational Healing – Feb 7, 2016

Women Warriors End of Year Celebration
 Feb 29, 2016

Women Warriors Haircuts for Santa Toys 
Nov 22, 2015

Women Warriors Diabetes Awareness and Prevention
Oct 5, 2015