Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Today - "Celebrating Native American Heritage: History, Culture and Experience," Tuesday, November 29th, an SJSU iSchool Online Event

The School of Information at San José State University is the founding sponsor of the Library 2.0 conference series, a partnership we have had for 12 years. Please consider attending their free symposium today.

Celebrating Native American Heritage Month: History, Culture and ExperienceHonoring the Historical and Current Lives of Indigenous People

NOVEMBER 29, 2022 - 10:00AM - 12:00PM 

The SJSU School of Information is hosting a free online symposium in celebration of Native American Heritage Month! Please register to attend. The session will be recorded.


I. Welcome (10:00 – 10:05 a.m. PST) – Dr. Anthony Chow, SJSU iSchool Director

II. Co-Keynote Address (10:05 – 10:55 a.m. PST) – Lynette Dial and Donna Cossette

III. The Diverse Voices of the Native American Community and Best Practices in Library Services (Panel Discussion; 11:00 – 11:55 a.m. PST)

  • Melissa Stoner, Native American Studies Librarian, Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
  • Kim Sellers, PhD, Associate Professor (Reading; Director), UNC Pembroke
  • Lynette Dial, Library Director, Hoke County Public Library
  • Donna Cossette, Registrar, Churchill County Museum and Archives
  • Regina Yarlott, Kindergarten Teacher, Crow Agency Public School

IV. Concluding Remarks (11:55 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PST)

Individuals requiring real-time captioning/closed captions or other accommodations should contact Sue Alman as soon as possible.


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