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Members of the Native American Alumni of Harvard University Executive Board cordially request your presence at the 2016 Annual NAAHU Meeting and Symposium to be hosted at Harvard University Thursday, April 28 – Sunday, May 1, 2016. This year’s event “Indigenous Knowledge: Sustaining our Progress, Nurturing our Future” also coincides with both the Annual Harvard University Powwow and Arts First Festival.

We welcome NAAHU community members and their guests to join us for a weekend filled with celebration.

If you are interested in sharing a room with other alumni attendees please email us at naahu@post.harvard.edu.

Ticket purchases are for General Admission to the Annual Meeting and cover all meals listed in the agenda as well as NAAHU annual membership fees for 2017.



Agenda-at-a-Glance
(All times Eastern)

Thursday, April 28th:
6:00pm – 9:00pm: Welcome Reception
Location: Queen’s Head Pub (Annenberg Hall Basement)



Friday, April 29th:
8:30am – 9am: NAAHU Meeting Registration
9am - 11:30am: NAAHU Symposium
11:30am - 12:30pm: Lunch
Location: Adams House Lower Common Room

12:30pm-1:15pm: Tour of Harvard Art Museums Special Exhibit "Everywhen: The Eternal Present in Indigenous Art from Australia" led by visiting curator Stephen Gilchrist.
http://www.harvardartmuseums.org/…/everywhen-the-eternal-pr…

1:15pm - 6pm: Radcliffe Symposium: “Native Peoples, Native Politics”
(Link to Registration: https://radcliffe-nenmf.formstack.com/…/nativepeoplesnative…)
1:15 pm: Keynote Address by Murray Sinclair (Peguis First Nations), Chair of Indian Residential School Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
2:15 pm: Panel 3: Native Politics in Literature and Art
3:45 pm: Panel 4: Native Politics in Broadcast Media and Film
5 pm: Closing Remarks and Reception
Location: Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street

6pm – 8pm: NAAHU Dinner/Award Presentations
Location: Pforzheimer, Hastings Room (Reserved 4-8pm)



Saturday, April 30th
9am – 11:30am: NAAHU General Business Meeting
Location: Agassiz Conference Room - 86 Brattle St

1pm – 6pm: 21st Annual Harvard Powwow
Location: Radcliffe Yard

Dinner: On your own



Sunday, May 1st:
10:30am – Noon: Alumni Brunch/Caleb Cheeshahteaumuck Portrait Viewing
Location: Annenberg Hall (Tentative)

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