Return to Tradition: Indigenous Education Week


From a beautiful Native American dance performance with two-time world champion Larry Yazzie to insightful discussions about native language and food, Madison College's Indigenous Education Week has something for everyone.

The virtual event, which is being held in place of the college's annual Pow Wow, runs Monday, April 19 through Thursday, April 22. Here's the agenda:

Monday, April 19
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Laura Red Eagle discusses the importance of Indigenous language revitalization and how she came to teach the Ho Chunk language. Join Event

Tuesday, April 20
7 - 8:30 p.m.

Performance by the Native Pride Dance Troupe - featuring two-time world champion dancer Larry Yazzie. Join Event

Wednesday, April 21
3 - 4:30 p.m.

Join the Native American Student Association for a conversation on the central role of food sovereignty in local Indigenous communities. This discussion will explore Indigenous foods. Join Event

Thursday, April 22
3 - 4 p.m.

Discussion with Isanti Dakota film producer, playwright, actor, and comedian Dallas Goldtooth. Join Event


For more information about Madison College's Indigenous Education Week, click here.