University flag lowered in honour of Trish Rosborough

- University of Victoria

The university flag will be lowered on Saturday, Aug. 24 in memory of T’łat’laḵuł Trish (Patricia) Rosborough, a faculty member in Indigenous Education who passed away on Aug. 15, 2019.

Rosborough (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.

She was a dear colleague, friend and mentor to many and 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.

She is survived by her spouse, Robbie D. Rosborough, and grown children. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Aug. 24 at 1 p.m. at the U’gwamalis Hall, 99 T’sakis Way, Fort Rupert.

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