3rd Annual Native American Cultural Awareness Conference schedule

Posted by Jayme Blaschke
University News Service
March 20, 2009

Wednesday, March 25, 2009
LBJSC Texas State University-San Marcos
8-9:30    BREAKFAST  
9:15      Opening Prayer:            TBA 
9:30      Dr. Shannon Speed      "Indians are Indians, Here or There": Native Peoples of the U.S. and Latin America          
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10:15  Suzette Locke               "The Only Good Indian"                                                                                   
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10:15    Greg Yawakia                "Our Four Spiritual Directions"
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11:15    Phil Stucker                   "Finding your Genealogical Heritage"
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11:15    Grandmother Emma      "Broken Pots"                                                                                     
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11:45-1:15 POTLUCK in BALLROOM
 1:15-1:30     Dedication of Endowed Scholarship                                                                      
            LBJSC BALLROOM
            FWIS Patricia Maxwell Duncan Memorial Native American Scholarship
1:30      William Harjo                 "On Native Languages"
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1:30      Deerheart Hummingbird  "Perspectives on Women's Self Esteem: A Native Woman's Point of View" 
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 2:15      Orvie Longhorn             "Reel and Real Indians"                                                                         
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2:15      Judy Cyr                        "Womens' Dance : In Relation to Healing"
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3:15     Chief Shellbone               "Through the Buffalo : The Chiefs helped the People "
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3:15     Kassa Willingham          "Comanche Woman living in a White Man's World"
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4:15      Ricardo Areazola and Cristina Salazar "Atomic Theory and Aztec Dance"
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5:15-6:15           PANEL DISCUSSION IN BALLROOM  
                          Moderator: Ray Duncan
Aaron Pyle - Music by Hakloka
Charles Holland - Drum Making display
Charles Smith - Native Jewelry, Shawls, and Powwow paraphernalia
Doug Large Little Hawk - Native flutes for sale
Julia Nava - Indigenous Art
Deerheart Hummingbird and Judy Cyr-Jewelry and Native paraphernalia
Greg Yawakia- Native Wares
Shalee : "Women's and Children's Regalia for Dance Competition." Styles of Dance and Everyday Etiquette
Juanita Lopez, RN, BSN, CDE (Certified Diabetes Educator): Educational literature on diabetes, one on one diabetes education
For additional information, contact Organization President Shelby Stewart at 1423@txstate.edu, or Roxana Tuff, faculty advisor to the Native American Student Association, at (830) 660-9496 or via email at rt15@txstate.edu.