Dr. John G. Reid, professor of History and Atlantic Canada Studies at Saint Mary’s, is a member of Halifax's Task Force on the Commemoration of Edward Cornwallis and the Recognition and Commemoration of Indigenous History.
The group was a Special Advisory Committee when it was originally created last summer.
On Jan. 23, 2019, it was renamed and got a new governance structure to better reflect the equal partnership between HRM and the Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi'kmaq Chiefs.
Find out more on the Task Force website, and in this article:
Cornwallis task force: new name, new partnership: Halifax Regional Municipality and Mi’kmaq Chiefs co-chair new task force (The Signal | Jan. 23, 2019 | By AISHA GOYETTE )