We Need To Talk About American Indian Lands
UNLV acknowledges and honors the Indigenous communities of this region, and recognizes that the university is situated on the traditional homelands of the Nuwuvi, Southern Paiute People. This discussion will address the history of American Indians in the Southwest region. The conversation will focus on issues related to land ownership, housing, cultural celebrations, politics, education, and healthcare within tribal communities.
Host: Claytee White
Director, UNLV Oral History Research Center
- Alfreda Mitre, Councilwoman, Las Vegas Paiute Tribe and former senior tribal policy Advisor, EPA Region 8
- William Bauer, Director, American Indian & Indigenous Studies; professor, Department of History, UNLV
Open to all.
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