Symposium on Contemporary Native American Issues in Higher Education
Thursday, November 7, 2013
8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
William W. Philip Hall, UW Tacoma campus
Native students, teachers, counselors, and parents are invited to attend this free event. Come learn about what it is like to be a successful college student. UW Tacoma students, staff, and faculty are invited to attend to learn about tribal cultural ways, Native knowledge, and current challenges in the education of Native people.
Opening keynote speaker
Vice Chairwoman, Tulalip Tribes
Afternoon keynote speaker
Coast Salish Artist, designer of Mockups, educator and activist
Who should attend?
High School students considering a college education; teachers and counselors who work with Native American students; community leaders who work with Native American students; UW Tacoma faculty and staff who teach educators and/or Native students.