University flag to be lowered in honour of faculty member Trish Rosborough

- University of Victoria

The university flag will be lowered on Nov. 15 in honour of of T’łat’laḵuł Trish (Patricia) Rosborough, who passed away on Aug. 15. 

Rosborough, from the Kwakiutl First Nation, was an associate professor in the Department of Indigenous Education and former Director of Aboriginal Education for the BC Ministry of Education. Her contributions to community knowledge and Indigenous language recovery and revitalization will continue to have an impact on the field of Indigenous education well into the future. 

A celebration of life will be held on Friday, Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at First Peoples House Ceremonial Hall.

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