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38th Annual Medicine Ways Conference

Saturday May 11, 2019
9am to 6pm

Highlander Union Building

"Revitalization of Culture: Re-centering the past for the future"

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 day's events. Admission is FREE and food will be provided!

This year’s conference’s is organized about the theme “Revitalization of Culture: Re-centering the past for the future”. More details are to be announced as the year progresses!

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Sponsored by:

Rupert Costo Endowment and American Indian Affairs, Highlander Empowerment Referendum, California Center for Native Nations, Associated 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

Tentative Schedule

9:00am-10:00am   Registration/Check-In/Continental Breakfast

Welcome and Blessing (HUB 302)

Cahuilla Birdsingers -- Bill Madrigal

2018 - 2019 UCR Pow Wow Princess -- Katianna Warren 

10:20am-10:50am  Keynote TBA (HUB 302)
10:50am-11:00am   Break
11:00am-11:50pm Workshop


Workshops and Presenters TBA (HUB)


LUNCH - Sub Station 

1:30pm-1:50pm Workshop


2:00pm-2:50pm  Workshop


Workshops and Presenters TBA

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


Workshops and Presenters TBA 

3:50pm-4:00pm   Break
4:00pm-4:30pm  Keynote TBA (Hub 302) 



Dinner - Zacatecas (HUB 302)