California Indian Nations College-Gathering Under the Stars

Topic: California Indian Nations  College, Higher education,
Participants: Aaron Thomas, Development Associate, California Indian Nation College
Segment: D Report
Broadcast Air Date: 10/11/2019
Time: 5:15 PM (PST)
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Segment produced in KUCR, the radio station of the University California in Riverside.

Disclaimer: The views expressed are the sole responsibility of the respective speakers and do not represent the endorsed position of the UC Regents, UC Riverside or KUCR.

Discussion Points

  • How did California Indian Nations College begin?
  • Can everyone attend California Indian Nations College begin?
  •  How do we create new spaces that counter the past pattern of making schooling inaccessible and difficult?
  •  Can we include our community elders into our educational  journey?
  • How are Tribal Colleges different from non-Tribal Colleges?
  • How does the present school system replicate past school expectations of requiring us to give up cultural models if we wanted to succeed?
  • How do we create new opportunities to succeed?
  •  What happens when you build a space where students don’t have hide?
  • Gathering Under The Stars event is November 9, 2019 at  UC Riverside Palm Desert  campus  from 4pm to 7 pm.

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