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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"

Conference Program

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!

Register Today Via Eventbrite! 

Eventbrite link: 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/38th-annual-medicine-ways-conference-tickets-55781399668

 

Sponsored by:

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

 

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
10:00am-11:00am  

Welcome and Blessing (HUB 302)

Cahuilla Birdsingers -- Bill Madrigal

NASP Introductions 

NASA Introductions 

2018 - 2019 UCR Pow Wow Princess -- Katianna Warren 

11:00am-12:00pm  Keynote Cara Romero (HUB 302)
12:00pm-12:10pm   Transition and Break 
12:10pm-1:00pm Workshop

 

Workshop  Session 1 

 

Chia Cafe Collective - Traditional Foods and Plants HUB 260

Cliff T. & Matt L. HUB 268

Lina & Dany - Hand Games HUB 367

Makaleta & Neomai - Traditional Tongan Mats HUB 355

1:00pm - 2:20pm  

LUNCH - Sub Station Sandwiches (HUB 302)

Katianna Warren - Powwow Princess Exhibition (HUB 302) 

2:20pm-2:30pm  

Transition and Break 

2:30pm-3:20pm  Workshop

 

Workshops Session 2

 

Chia Cafe Collective - Traditional Foods and Plants HUB 260

Cliff T. & Matt L. HUB 268

Lina & Dany - Hand Games HUB 367

Makaleta & Neomai - Traditional Tongan Mats HUB 355

3:20pm-3:30pm   Transition and Break
3:30pm-4:20pm  WS

Workshop Session 3

 

Chia Cafe Collective - Traditional Foods and Plants HUB 260

Cliff T. & Matt L. HUB 268

Lina & Dany - Hand Games HUB 367

Makaleta & Neomai - Traditional Tongan Mats HUB 355

 

4:20pm-4:30pm   Surveys - Please complete surveys in workshop session 3
4:30pm-4:40pm   Transition and Break 
4:40pm-6:00pm  

Dinner - Zacatecas (Hub 302)

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