through Location: Pawnee Nation College, Pawnee, OK
Category: Convention / Conference
Pawnee Nation College, PNC, is hosting the 2017 Tribal College Series on Climate Change. The series of conferences is supported by funding through the Oklahoma Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research Program, or OK-EPSCoR. EPSCoR funding has been instrumental in assisting many collegial and community-based events to stimulate students in science, technology, math, and engineering (STEM) careers across Oklahoma.
Dr. Kyle Powys Whyte (Citizen Potawatomi), is the luncheon Keynote Speaker for Friday, March 31. Mr. Whyte holds the Timnick Chair in Humanities at Michigan State University.
Janie Simms Hipp, J.D., LL.M. (Chickasaw) is Founding Director of the Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative at the University Of Arkansas School Of Law.
Selected tribal leaders from north-central Oklahoma are being invited to discuss their nations’ resource management plans as well as giving information on their future plans for resource protection.
The conference is underwritten with support from the OK-EPSCoR program and Pawnee Nation College.
The opening date of activities is Thursday, March 30 at PNC’s Leading Fox Hall with registration beginning at 9:00am to 12:00pm noon; lunch and all additional activities for Thursday and Friday will take place at the Roam Chief Hall and Gymnasium.
Contact:Michael Burgess, President, Pawnee Nation College
(918) 762-3343, or send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org