Interested in learning about indigenous protocol and history? Plan to attend one of two sessions of the Kairos Blanket Exercise.
January 25, 6-9 p.m., Broad Performance Space, Pitzer College
January 26, 6-9 p.m., Smith Campus Center 209, Pomona College
The Blanket Exercise is a teaching tool that explores 500 years of historic and contemporary relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people with an emphasis on Canada and the United States.
Special Guest Facilitator: Julie Froekjaer-Jensen, First Nations Coordinator and School District Programs at Vancouver Island University, British Columbia -Powell River Campus.
FMI and to RSVP (required), email Scott_Scoggins@pomona.edu
We would like to thank the students who worked on the USA script under the direction of Tongva Elder Julia Bogany, and Tongva community members Kevin Leon, Michael Aviles and professor Erich Steinman at Pitzer College. This event is sponsored by Native Initiatives at Pomona and Pitzer College.