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Indigenizing Spaces: Indigenous Research Summit

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The American Indian Studies, Indigenizing Spaces Spring Summit will be held on March 20th in the Hobo Day Gallery. Please plan to attend! This Summit will focus on understanding historical and intergenerational trauma, research ethics with Tribal Nations, and building research infrastructure in tribal communities. We will be extending invitations to TCU staff, faculty and tribal researchers to attend this Summit and hope to provide opportunities for SDSU researchers to make valuable connections and lay the foundation for long-term research partnerships. 


8:45 a.m. |Welcome | Mark Freeland, American Indian Studies Coordinator

9:00 a.m. | Melissa Buffalo - Cultural & Historical Understanding within American Indian Communities

10:00 a.m. | Michaela Seiber & Simone Bordeaux - Research Ethics with Tribal Nations

12:00 p.m. | Heather Larsen - Research Infrastructure at Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate (SWO)

1:00 p.m. | Devon Riter - Lower Brule Research Relationships

2:00 p.m | Sophie Felicia & Trevor Swift Hawk - Ben Reifel: Digitizing a Legacy


Sponsored by the American Indian Studies Program and the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences


Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2019 8:45 am – 2:00 pm University Student Union , Hobo Day Gallery