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Dancers at the 2019 Indigenous Peoples Day celebration.

Indigenous Peoples Day 2020

 

Week of Events

Monday, Oct. 12:

Land


11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
“Reservation History and the City of Pocatello”
Yvette Tuell

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Workshop for Faculty and Staff: Indigenizing Pedagogies and Inclusive Teaching Strategies
Samantha Blatt, Laticia Herkshan, Sonia Martinez

6 p.m.
Film: What Was Ours

7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Q&A with Jordan Dresser (Northern Arapaho), Film Co-Producer

Tuesday, Oct. 13: 

Education


11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
“History and Literature of Native American Boarding Schools”
Amanda Zink, Associate Professor

6 p.m.
Film: Navajo Math Circles

7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Q&A with George Paul Csicsery, Film Director

Wednesday, Oct. 14: 

Health


11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
COVID-19 Connected Human Communities: Tribal Health Authorities

6 p.m.
Film: Growing Native — Northwest: Coast Salish

7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Q&A with Shirley Sneve (Sicangu Lakota), Film Director, Vision Maker Media

Thursday, Oct. 15: 

Cultural Expression


11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Native American Sports/Athletics Panel
Moderated by Lethaniel Loley

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Museum Tour — Language and Cultural Preservation

6 p.m.
Film: Growing Native — Oklahoma: Red People

7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Q&A with Charles “Boots” Kennedye (Kiowa), Film Producer