NUWEGATI LAND BASED LEARNING PROGRAM, ESGENOOPETITJ, NEW BRUNSWICK
A conversation with miigam’agan
JUDY GOOGOO (MI’KMAQ) MEMBER OF APAJI-WLA’MATULINEJ ON TRADITIONAL MEDICINAL PLANTS
Judy Googoo (Mi’Kmaq) shares her vast knowledge of medicine plants. Judy leads workshops on everything from plants, to hand drum making, tanning moose hides – everything connected to living on the land. She also is an artist and runs a craft shop in Wagmacook and a barber shop!
Anita is from the Metepenagiag Mi’gmaq Nation in New Brunswick. She is a graduate from the University of New Brunswick where she earned a Master in Education degree along with a Bachelor of Arts and Education degree. She also holds a diploma in Human Resource Management. Anita’s has extensive experience and skills in Economic Development, Indigenous Education and Training, Women’s issues specifically violence, and Community Development.