The Land Teaches Me

Event Date & Time

  • May 8, 2023
    9:00 am - 10:30 am

Event Description

UBC Okanagan | In-person

This event is part of the 2023 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 2–9, 2023.

Krystal Withakay is an independent Syilx artist and knowledge keeper. Her life’s work is closely connected to sharing Syilx perspectives on land, natural resources, language, and laughter. Join Krystal for insight on how the land nourishes well being and interpersonal growth that is beneficial to those who wish to understand and learn more about the beautiful Syilx territory.


  • Krystal Withakay

Note to Non-UBC Participants:

In order to register for this program, non-UBC faculty, staff, and students will need to create a UBC Basic CWL. To do this, please go to the CWL page and scroll down to the accordion tab that reads “Basic”. Follow the instructions there for creating and activating a Basic CWL, then please return to this page to register for the program.

This event will be hosted in-person on UBC Okanagan Campus. 


Engineering, Management and Education Building Room 2141, 1137 Alumni Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1V 1V7