On Indian Ground: California. A Return to Indigenous Knowledge: Generating Hope, Leadership, and Sovereignty through Education
Colloquium: Other Cal Archaeology | November 15 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 2538 Channing (Inst. for the Study of Societal Issues), Wildavsky Conference Room
Nicole Lim, J.D., Executive Director, California Indian Museum and Cultural Center
Joely Proudfit, Ph.D., Director California Indian Culture & Sovereignty Center Professor, American Indian Studies Department Chair and Professor, American Indian Studies, California State University San Marcos
Center for Native American Issues Research on, American Indian Graduate Program, Native American Student Development, Native American Studies, American Indian Graduate Student Association, Indigenous Language Revitalization DE, Graduate School of Education
Authors and Editors of On Indian Ground: California, Proudfit and Lim will discuss issues related to Native American education reform in California. They will address the impacts of genocide, colonization, racism and historical bias upon curriculum and student achievement. Additionally, they will present holistic indigenous perspectives that can be integrated into systems of education to foster equity, success and social justice.