IPD 2022

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Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Monday, October 10, 2022

Burbank Outdoor Stage Area, Santa Rosa Campus.

11:00 am -3:00 pm

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We remember and honor SRJC Alumni and Point Arena Pomo Singer, Dancer, and Teacher David Smith on this 2022 Indigenous Peoples' Day.

This day is dedicated to him.

Image of David Smith praying during the opening of Indigenous People's Day

 

painting of David Smith in various views

 


Program of Activities


11:00 am - Opening Prayer - Elvida 'Hannah' Banuelos, Kashia Pomo Elder 

 

11:05 am – Land Acknowledgement – Brijit Aleman, Hopland Band of Pomo

 

11:15 am – Welcome – President Dr. Frank Chong. Nadya Perez, President Intertribal Student Union. Mary Churchill, NAC. Sandy Sigala and Brenda Flyswithhawks, NAFSA

 

11:30 am – Intertribal Student Union – Nadya Perez, Raramuri Tribe of the Sierra Madre Highlands, Huichol, and Kumeyaay of the La Huerta Village

 

11:45 am – Food Sovereignty and Cultural Land Management Practices – Dr. Janet Hess, SSU and Dr. Erica Tom SRJC/SSU

 

12:15 pm – Settlers’ Apology Proclamation – Dr. Leny Strobel

 

12:30 pm – Danza Xantotl – Omar Gallardo  

 

1:00 pm - Native Resistance Drum Group – Adam Villagomez

 

1:30 pm – SRJC Native American Studies Program – Lori Laiwa Thomas, Hopland Band of Pomo Indians, Coast Miwok of Tomales

 

2:00 pm – Elem Colony Dancers – Thomas Leon Brown

 

2:30 pm – Redbud Resource Group – Taylor Pennewell, Tyme Maidu, Berry Creek Rancheria and Rose Hammock, Pomo, Wailacki, Maidu

 

2:45 pm – SSU Student Outreach and Recruitment - Diego Morfin Contreras

 

3:00 pm – Closing Prayer – Dean Hoaglin, Coast Miwok, Pomo, Yuki, Wailaki


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Sponsored by SRJC Native American Faculty and Staff Association; Inter-tribal Student Union, and Native American Center


 

 

Contact us: M&Th 11am -6pm; T&W 10am -4:30pm

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