• Lecture Series

    Traditional Knowledge Scholars’ Lecture Series FALL 2012

    Department of Applied Indigenous Studies SBS West Building (Bldg. 70) – Room 9 (Bottom Level) Wednesday, October 10th 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Bob Lomadafkie Dividing the World for Occupation: Post discovery of the “New World” and Indigenous worldview. Wednesday, October 10 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Marina Vasquez Herbs and Medicinal Plants: This lecture will focus on 10 medicinal plants that grow in Flagstaff. Wednesday, October 17th 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Marina Vasquez Rilaj Maam – The Mayan God of Love, Health and Wealth: This lecture will focus on a Mayan deity born after the Conquest and his importance for indigenous resistance. Wednesday, October 24th 11:00 am to…

  • Call for Papers,  Conference,  Sustainable Living,  Traditional Agriculture

    Traditional Agriculture & Sustainable Living Conference.

    CALL FOR PAPERS! OCTOBER 12 &13, 2012 Submission Guidelines: We are accepting submissions for the 7th Annual Traditional Agriculture and Sustainable Living Conference till September 21, 2012 at Northern New Mexico College. We are soliciting papers in all areas where traditional practices are aligned with the concept of sustainability. Presentations should be focused on activities and research on the traditional aspects of sustainability through: · natural organic farming practices · seed saving · education in traditional foods and medicines, · developing markets for surplus crops, · value added production, and · helping communities maintain or return to their traditional cultural lifestyles. In this conference, we are interested in fostering discussion…

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    Your Chance To Make A Difference At NAU

    Housing and Residence Life is still accepting applications for Eco-Reps with the priority deadline being THIS Friday, September 7 at 5 pm. We are looking for students who live on campus that want to make living sustainably a priority for themselves and others. As an Eco-Rep, you will receive ongoing training and education on a variety of environmental topics along with techniques on how to communicate effectively with your friends and neighbors in order to convince them to make changes in their attitudes and lifestyles. If you are looking for a rewarding student leadership position and plan to work in an environmentally focused field after graduation, don’t miss out on…