SAVE THE DATE!
NABS’ First National Conference
Join us for a national discussion on boarding school truth, justice, and healing.
Where: Carlisle, PA.
When: October 2-3, 2018
Topics to be covered:
- Education & Research
- Advocacy & Accountability
- Healing & Reconciliation
More info coming soon!
Boarding School Wellness Conference
Where: Turtle Mountain, ND
When: January 17-19, 2018
Tribal Round Table 2017 — Carlisle Repatriation
Where: Mystic Lake Resort and Casino, Shakopee, MN
When: November 30, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CENTRAL
All Tribal Leaders whose tribes have children buried at Carlisle Indian School Cemetery are invited to attend or designate a representative to attend. Tribes can apply for scholarships to attend.
Round Table participants will have the opportunity to:
- Consult with other Tribal Leaders and Native American experts about repatriation at Carlisle
- Hear from NARF on tribal rights regarding repatriation and accountability
- Discuss best practices for moving forward with additional repatriation requests
Yufna Soldier Wolf, Previous THPO, Northern Arapaho
Hear firsthand about the experience that the Northern Arapaho had with repatriating their children from Carlisle in August 2017.
Matthew L. Campbell, Staff Attorney, Native American Rights Fund
Get a legal perspective from NARF on tribal rights regarding repatriation, including possible recourse now that Army War College cannot locate requested remains.
Tribal Leaders register here.
Contact us for more information.
Hosted and Sponsored by the National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition