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Saturday, April 18, 2015

2015 Academic Conference The Removal: Loss of Homelands and Consequences

Location: John Jay Center for Learning, Room 106 101 South Meridian Street, Portland, Indiana

National Center for Great Lakes Native American Culture (NCGLNAC)
In the NCGLNAC 10th annual Academic Conference, four outstanding educators and tribal representatives have been invited to present the heart-breaking story of the removal of tribes from their homelands to west of the Mississippi. Each hour-long presentation is in Room 106.…

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Teresa Webb Native American Culture through Storytelling

Location: Notre Dame


April 23-24, 2015
Campus and community members will have an opportunity to meet Teresa Webb (Anishinaabe) and hear about Native American cultures through stories and songs, accompanied by flute, drum and rattle.   A third generation Anishinaabe Ottawa Potawatomi storyteller, Teresa uses music and stories in her work as a Cultural Awareness Educator at the Eiteljorg Museum in Indianapolis.   During her visit Teresa will:…

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The Africana Studies Department and the Office of Community Relations Present:

The Africana World:  A Historical and Cultural Mosaic

This year-long community celebration of Africa and the African Diaspora is an exciting series of programs, lectures and events conducted in collaboration between local higher education institutions and community organizations.

Notre Dame Co-sponsors:

  • American Studies (John W. Gallivan Program in Journalism, Ethics & Democracy)
  • Crossroads Gallery for Contemporary Art
  • DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
  • Film, Television, and Theatre
  • First Year of Studies
  • History
  • Multicultural Student Programs and Services
  • Notre Dame Center for Arts & Culture--Educational Programming
  • Center for Civil and Human Rights
  • Provosts Office
  • Segura Arts Studio
  •  Snite Museum of Art
  • University Communications

Community Co-Sponsors

  • Bethel College
  • Center for History
  • Indiana University Medical School
  • Indiana University South Bend
  • IU South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center
  • IVY Tech Community College
  • Providing Options
  • Saint Mary's College
  • South Bend Heritage Foundation
  • South Bend/Mishawaka Convention and Visitor’s Bureau
  • WNIT - TV

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