Indigenous Environmental Studies & Science
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: 408 Baker Laboratory
Event Description: Indigenous Environmental Studies & Science: The Necessity of Engaging with Multiple Knowledge Systems to Address Environmental Complexity. With Dr. Dan Longboat, Trent University
Roronhiakewen Dan Longboat is a Turtle Clan member of the Mohawk Nation, a citizen of the Haudenosaunee; he was born in Ohsweken – The Six Nations Grand River Territory. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Native Studies at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario, as well as the Director of Trent’s Indigenous Environmental Studies Program. Dr. Longboat’s areas of research and expertise are in Haudenosaunee cultural teachings, Kanyen’keha language programs, Indigenous environmental knowledge systems with regard to: Indigenous Peoples health and the environment, traditional foods and medicines, natural resource and ecological restoration, Indigenous community sustainability and international Indigenous environmental networking.
Neil Patterson Jr.
Sponsor: Center for Native Peoples & the Environment
Sunday, October 22, 2017
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