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PANHE

Sunday, March 18th, 2018 ● 10am to 4pm

For participation information contact, Rebecca Robles; rebrobles1@gmail.com

San Onofre Parks Foundation, (949) 366-8599, admin@sanofoundation.org

www.SanOnofreParksFoundation.org 

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Published: 2/7/18




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July 5th -9th, 2018. ● United National Indian Tribal Youth, Inc., National Unity Conference.  San Diego, CA.  http://unityinc.org/events/national-conference/ 

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Published: 2/7/18




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The 2018 Southern California Food Industry Conference

"Nutrition, Food and Science: The Future is Now" 

http://www.scifts.net/scfic.html  

 

 

 

March 7th, 2018

Disneyland Convention Center

800 W. Katella Ave., Anaheim  CA  92802

http://www.anaheim.net/1117/Anaheim-Convention-Center-Arena    

 

Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section 

 (714) 282-0919 

scifts@pacbell.net  

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Published: 2/7/18




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Published: 1/29/18




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The 41st Annual CA Conference on American Indian Education wishes to showcase the writings of American Indian students in a small booklet available to each participant who attends the conference.  They are requesting poetry, short stories, and photography. They prefer black and white photographs but will also accept color. 

All submissions should address the conference theme, "Indian Education: Anything is Possible".  Photographs and writings that demonstrate the power of intergenerational education, whether formal or cultural are especially welcome.

If interested, please submit work to:

American Indian Education Program

1919 B Street

Marysville, CA 95901

Copyright will remain with the authors.  Works submitted for publication will not be returned, therefore, please send copies only. Each youth who is published will receive two free books. All works should be submitted for review by Friday, February 9, 2018.  Along with each submission, please include the following information:

Student name, Tribal affiliation, Age of student, Phone number, Name and address of sponsoring organization (Name of School, Capistrano USD 33122 Valle Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675)

If you have any questions, please contact Pat Bennett at 530-749-6196.

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Published: 1/23/18




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March 1 -3, 2018 ●  Agua Caliente Cultural Museum 2018 Native FilmFest. http://accmuseum.org/2018-Native-FilmFest  CONTACT: (760) 778-1079 

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Posted by: Deanna Phillips
Published: 1/23/18




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Getty's Multicultural Undergraduate Internships for Summer 2018

http://www.getty.edu/foundation/initiatives/current/mui/mui_getty_internships.html

The call for applications is now live.
The deadline is February 1, 2018, at 5pm (PST).

Aiming to encourage greater diversity in the professions related to museums and the visual arts, the internships at the Getty are offered in administration, conservation, curatorship, museum education, library collections, public programs, and technology projects. Students from all majors are encouraged to apply

Please address inquiries to:
Phone: (310) 440-7320
E-mail: summerinterns@getty.edu 





Diana Terrazas
Manager, Community Outreach

AUTRY MUSEUM OF THE AMERICAN WEST
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462
Direct: 323.495.4230
E-mail: dterrazas@theautry.org  

Go West: TheAutry.org  <http://www.theautry.org/>

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Published: 1/23/18




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The 3rd Annual NATIVE AMERICAN TV WRITERS LAB call for submissions is now open.
The lab is sponsored by NBCUniversal, Netflix, CBS Entertainment Diversity, and HBO.

 

http://laskinsfest.com/event/annual-american-writers/

 

The Native American TV Writers Lab is an intensive scriptwriters workshop that prepares Native Americans for writing careers at major television networks. This lab is designed to address the lack of Native American writers in primetime network TV.

Application Deadline: Regular Deadline is March 2nd, 2018.  Late Deadline is March 9th, 2018. 

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Published: 1/23/18




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News From Native California is looking for submissions about "tribal environmental issues" for the Spring 2018 edition of the magazine.

 

If you are interested please email terria@heydaybooks.com by the February 1, 2018 deadline.  

 

News from Native California, http://newsfromnativecalifornia.com/ 

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/NewsFromNativeCalifornia 

Twitter:  https://twitter.com/NNCMagazine

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Published: 1/23/18




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The American Indian Community Council will be hosting our annual fundraiser at the Los Angeles Marathon Charity Challenge on March 18, 2018. The challenge will be held within in the Los Angeles Marathon where participants run either the "Stadium" portion (first half 12.9 mile) or the "Sea" portion (second half 13.3 miles) of the Stadium to the Sea Course. 

 

Charity Challenge Runners can run either the first or second half of the marathon and they don't need a to have a partner. Friends who want to run the Charity Challenge can run together. Participants will receive the same support, participant shirt and virtual goody bag as full marathoners, along with a special medal, designed just for the Charity Challenge!

 

The FUNDRAISER is to help raise funds to help send our youth to the UNITY Conference that will be in San Diego in 2018. We will also use the funds for other activities for our youth throughout 2018.  

 

  • Entry fee for the Charity Challenge is $134 per person
  • Entry fee will need to be paid to the American Indian Community Council through our paypal. Here is the link address. 
  • Or, arrangements can be made for payment if paypal is not feasible to anyone. 
  • Once payment is received that person will receive a link that will allow them to register for the Los Angeles Marathon Charity Challenge.
  • All questions before and after register can be sent to me, Willie Sandoval, at sandoval.willie@gmail.com
  • This is a fundraiser so we are asking all participants to create a crowdrise fundraising page and to request donations through this website. The link will be provided below.
  • We are asking if everyone can try to raise at least $500 by March 18th, but is not a requirement. 
  • THERE WILL BE 2 PRIZES FOR THE MOST, AND SECOND MOST, DONATIONS RECEIVED. 
    • 1st Place: Fitbit Surge
    • 2nd Place: Nutribullet Sport 

We will also be having our AICC Water Table at Mile 17 with Native American Singers, Drummers, and Dancers. More details for that to come later. 

 

As the date will be coming up soon, please register at your earliest convenience and help us to raise as much as we can for our AICC youth. 

 

Please e-mail, call, or text me with any questions you may have about this event. You can also see our event page at Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/122663325100287/

 

CROWDRISE LINK:

https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.crowdrise.com%2Ffundraise-and-volunteer%2Fthe-team%2Famerican-indian-community-council-la-marathon-charity-challenge-fundraiser%2Faiccadmin&h=ATNGhhIHWTEUyQiqYP-wvlpoiFXt1q_IT66Gj2qCKevLV86K3at94yo8z5VfNw7BX31qR9cmdlHOti4XBFAv-AsmmCboY1-FkQoRWGJ4GKEZ47akVcbMX2Sz45NpPfPSzuNGzBLXP2ok-kQ4gk8ibIVTogsex-L2QC5PY2H2L-i94g5PjRwLWbwBRA2knPjb5Q

 

 

Thank you, 

 

Willie Sandoval

Community Member

American Indian Community Council 

(562) 881-8792 Cell Phone
sandoval.willie@gmail.com

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Published: 1/23/18




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For distribution… On behalf of the Native American United Methodist Church. Celebrating Christmas Eve with readings, carols, Buffalo and Eagle Dances, Candle lighting…. Celebrating New Years Eve with singers, flutes, storytellers, drums, community, good fellowship and good food. Please review forwarded message below and pdf attachment for details. Thank you.

 

Sunday, December 24th, at 10:30am

Sunday, December 31st, at 10:30am

 

Native American United Methodist Church
800 South Lemon Street
Anaheim  CA  92805

 

(714) 535-2429

churchofficenaumc@sbcglobal.net

 

This year The Native American United Methodist Church will hold these services at the regular 10:30 morning time. One Dec. 24, Christmas Eve we will combine the Readings and Carols with Communion, Buffalo / Eagle Dance (Whitecloud family), along with passing of the light / candle lighting. On Dec. 31, New Years Eve, we will have another Sunday Sing as we welcome in a New Year. Anyone and Everyone is invited, and at the Sunday Sing you can share your gifts with everyone, along with community singing.

 

Native American United Methodist Church is located at 800 S Lemon St., Anaheim, CA 92805; between Harbor & Anaheim Blvd.; ph. 714-535-2429 (sorry voicemail is not operating)

 

Look forward to seeing you here!

 

Pastor Greg

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CTC Prospective Student Survey

 

 

Do you want to be a student of the California Tribal College? If so, we want to hear your voice!

The California Tribal College (CTC) plans to offer two new Associate Degree Programs this upcoming Fall 2018 in the greater Sacramento region! This survey is for Prospective Students interested in being a part of the CTC’s very first cohort of students or would like to consider being a student in the near future.

Your information and responses are confidential. Thank you for providing your feedback so we can make the California Tribal College a huge success!

Please feel free to share this link with anyone who may be interested in enrolling as a CTC Student in the near future: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CTCProspectiveStudent2018 

Responses are due by January 5, 2018. Should you have any questions, please contact Crystal Blue, Director of Institutional Development, at cblue@californiatribalcollege.com or 530.796.3400.

 

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Save the date…  Saturday, November 18th, 2017. For more information or to RSVP, contact Anna Nazarian-Peters, anna.narzarian@csulb.edu, http://wwwcsulb.edu/aiss  Advocating Higher Education for American Indian/Native Alaskans!   

 

Saturday, November 18th, 2017
American Indian Leaders of Today and Tomorrow (AILOTT) Conference
9am to 12 noon

 

Saturday, November 18th, 2017
California Indian Festival
12 noon to 8pm

 

California State University, Puvungna (Long Beach)
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach  CA  90840
http://web.csulb.edu/maps/  

 

For more information or to RSVP, contact Anna Nazarian-Peters, anna.narzarian@csulb.edu, http://wwwcsulb.edu/aiss   

 

All ages and nations welcomed!!! Please join California State University, Puvungna (Long Beach) for the American Indian Leaders of Today and Tomorrow Education Conference and California Indian Festival on November 18th, 2017 from 9 am to 8 pm. More details will follow but don't miss out and reserve your spot by emailing Anna Nazarian-Peters (anna.nazarian@csulb.edu). Hope to see you there!!!  #NativeEducation   #7thGeneration   #CSULB   #Puvungna   #Tongva   #CaliforniaNative   #AILOTT   #IndigenousAndEducated

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Published: 9/29/17




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We have a great make you feel good story about Kinsdale Hueston, the daughter of our former AIS Recruitment/Retention Officer, Mabelle Drake Hueston. Congratulations Kinsdale!!

 

 

https://indiancountrymedianetwork.com/education/native-american-students/navajo-student-wins-highest-national-honor-young-poets/?mqsc=ED3905921 

 

 

Indian Country Todayhttps://indiancountrymedianetwork.com/today/

Navajo Student Wins Highest National Honor for Young Poets

Kinsale Hueston, a senior Navajo student in California, has been recognized for her poetry

Tanya H. Lee • August 26, 2017

To say Navajo student Kinsale Hueston, 17, is an aspiring writer would be to miss the point. The senior at St. Margaret’s Episcopal School in California is by any definition an accomplished poet who has just been named one of five National Student Poets for 2017, the nation’s highest honor for young poets.

The National Student Poets Program is a project of the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, which administers the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

The Navajo student will go to Washington, D.C., at the end of August for the official award ceremony at the Library of Congress. The weekend will include a private workshop with the 21st US Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera. Awardees will travel to communities, libraries and museums as literary ambassadors over the next year, and receive a $5,000 academic award.

“I’m so grateful for this opportunity I can’t even put it into words,” Hueston told ICMN. “I never imagined I could be on this track doing what I loved—I really love writing and being an activist and sharing my work and my poetry and sharing my identity. I just find it incredible.”

Hueston was born and raised in southern California. “My mom grew up on the Navajo Reservation in Navajo Mountain, Utah. When I was growing up we would take a lot of trips out to the reservation. I would always love coming out and talking to my family, my cousins, and a lot of what I wrote in my early poetry was about being home on the reservation,” she said.

But, the Navajo student explained, “as I grew older I had trouble staying connected to my culture while I was in California. Poetry was my way of reconnecting with my roots and my Native American heritage.”

Hueston talked about how poetry and being Navajo are inextricably connected for her. “I seek to contemporize Native culture with my poetry. A lot of Navajo culture is about tradition and I focus my poetry on important things in Navajo culture, especially the maternal childhood figures in my life like my grandmother and my aunts and my mother. Navajo have a matrilineal society so that plays a lot into my poetry.

“Also I am activist, so I talk about social justice issues. I write about violence against Native women, the loss of Native languages, racial prejudice and other social justice issues that affect my culture. It’s amazing that now I can speak about these issues on a national scale and continue to do what I love, thanks to the National Student Poets Program,” she said.

Hueston is president of her school’s Native American Culture Club, and in April, her family hosted a group of students at Navajo Mountain. “With the guidance of my mother, who was extremely helpful in educating my classmates about Navajo culture and customs, we organized a service trip for 11 kids out to the reservation over spring break. We worked at the high school and we helped out around the community wherever we could, especially helping elders take out all the trash that had accumulated over the years because there’s no formal trash system out here. The students who went on the trip made really profound connections with the people here,” Hueston said.

Hueston has an older sister, Tara, who is a veterinarian, an older brother, Ryan, who is an artist, and a younger sister, Shea, who also attends St. Margaret’s. Her father, John Hueston, was a U.S. Attorney in Santa Barbara before he became the lead prosecutor in the Enron case that resulted in the conviction of Kenneth Lay and Jeffrey Skilling for manipulating stock prices in the late 1990s. “That case kind of launched his career and he’s become such an incredible speaker and father and role model,” the Navajo student said.

Her mother, Mabelle Hueston, grew up on the Navajo Reservation, attended boarding school and then went to Dartmouth College, followed by a stint at the Harvard Graduate School of Education where she earned her master’s in teaching. “She teaches Native American history at Cal State Long Beach,” said her daughter. “She’s an amazing mentor and role model to me. I’ve always admired her for how hard working she was and how hard she worked to get where she is now.”

While she finishes up her high school career and decides which college she wants to attend, this Navajo student said she intends to make the most of her year as a National Student Poet. “I dream that I can encourage young writers to continue writing and be a role model for young Native American writers who perhaps went through the same identity crisis I went through when I was feeling very disconnected from my culture.”

Some of Hueston’s poems can be read on the  Art and Writing website.

 

https://indiancountrymedianetwork.com/education/native-american-students/navajo-student-wins-highest-national-honor-young-poets/  

 

 

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CSULB 48th Annual Powwow  
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