2018 Grand Ronde History and Culture Summit

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History & Culture Summit Flyer
General Agenda

The History and Culture Summit is an annual event hosted by the Cultural Resources Department of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde. This two day event highlights the Tribe's relationships, places, and practices throughout its lands. The Summit supports a healthy community and promotion of Tribal lifeways through presentations of current research, leading hands-on activities, and cultivating community outreach.

2017 Grand Ronde History and Culture Summit

DAY 1

SESSION 1

Sovereignty - Mike Karnosh
Louis Kenoyer - Henry Zenk
Kalapuya Stories -Jedd Schrock

SESSION 2- LAND AND WATER

Traditional Burning Practices - Kelly Derr
Paleo Landforms -Jon Krier 
Willamette Falls - Kelly Dirksen, Greg Archuleta

SESSION 3 - TRADITIONAL GATHERINGS

Pow Wow - Washie Squetimkin 
Round Dance - Bobby Mercier
Plank House -Jordan Mercier
Canoe Journey - Cristina Lara

SESSION 4 - BREAK OUT

First Foods - Culture Committee
Weaving - Connie Graves
Records Research - June Olson
Language and Landscape:
Indigenous Experimental Films - Sky Hopinka


DAY 2

SESSION 5 - WAWA

Corinne Rupp
Meagan Flier
Eve Dewan
Tia Cody
Hannah Wellman
Alex Nyers
Ali Holsclaw / Justine Colton

SESSION 6 - HISTORIC PRESERVATION

Historic Preservation 101 - Briece Edwards
Protection & Compliance - Chris Bailey & Cheryl Pouley
Field School Update - Sara Gonzalez, Ian Kretzler

SESSION 7 - BREAKOUT/ ROUND 1
Beading - Flicka Lucero
Traditional Games - Brian Krehbiel
Technology- Jessica Curteman
Repatriation - Sibyl Edwards

SESSION 8 - BREAKOUT/ ROUND 2
Beading - Flicka Lucero
Traditional Games - Brian Krehbiel
Technology- Jessica Curteman
Repatriation - Sibyl Edwards