37th Annual Medicine Ways Conference

Saturday May 5, 2018
9am to 8p

INTN 1020/UCR Community Garden (Lot 30)

"Think Native Buy Native: Indigenous Artivism and Entrepreneurship"

Admission is FREE and OPEN to the Public
FREE parking in Lot 1

The Native American Student Association, Rupert Costo Endowment Chair, California Center for Native Nations, and Native American Student Programs presents the Annual Medicine Ways Conference:

For over three decades, the Annual Medicine Ways Conference has been hosted by the Native American Student Association and Native American Student Programs at UCR. Featured guests from across the nation are invited to partake in this unique event. Various discussions and workshops emphasizing the respected theme are offered throughout the days events. Admission is FREE and food will be provided!

This year’s conference’s is organized about the theme “Think Native Buy Native: Indigenous Artivism and Entrepreneurship”. More details are to be announced as the year progresses!

Register Today! Medicine Ways Conference Registration

Presenters:

Jared Yazzie, Grupo Sotz'il, Hopi Girl Silver, Sadie Redwing, Julia Rubideaux, and bird singing by Will Madrigal and the Cahuilla Bird Singers.

Sponsored by:

Rupert Costo Endowment and American Indian Affairs, HIghlander Empowerment Reffererendum, California Center for Native Nations, Assocciated Students Program Board 

 

UC Riverside
900 University Avenue
Riverside CA, 92521 

We would also like to thank our sponsors: Highlander Empowerment Referendum Native American Student Programs Native American Student Association UCR Rupert Costo Endowment Chair UCR California Center for Native Nations UCR Native American Education Program

Tenative Schedule

9:00am-10:00am   Registration/Check-In/Continental Breakfast
10:00am-10:20am   Welcome and Blessing
10:20am-10:50am  KN Jared Yazzie
10:50am-11:00am   Break
11:00am-11:50pm WS

Movement Workshop -Grupo Sotz'il

Silversmith Workshop -Hopi Girl Silver

Indigenizing Graphic Design -Sadie Redwing 

12:00pm-1:30pm  

LUNCH 

Self Help Graphics T-shirt Making & Info Session

1:30pm-1:50pm  

Fashion Show

Regalia Class -Sherman Indian School/NASA @UCR/NASU @University of Redlands

2:00pm-2:50pm  WS

Regalia Making -Julia Roubideaux

Silversmith Workshop -Hopi Girl Silver

Indigenizing Graphic Design -Sadie Redwing

2:50pm-3:00pm   Break
3:00pm-3:50pm  WS

Heatwork: Cochella Valley Non-profit Artivist Collective -RAICES

Silversmith Workshop -Hopi Girl Silver

Indigenizing Graphic Design -Sadie Redwing

3:50pm-4:00pm   Break
4:00pm-4:30pm  KN Monique Castro 
4:30pm-5:00pm  

Transition to Community Garden (Lot 30) 

5:00pm-6:00pm  

Dinner -El Pollo Loco

B(u)Y Native Art Market 

6:00pm-8:00pm  

Dance Performance -Grupo Sotz'il