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UNL Extension Tribal Water and Food Sustainability Summit
UNL Extension, through the Tribal Extension Office, the Nebraska Water Center, and the Native American Coalition, are sponsoring a Virtual Tribal Water and Food Sustainability Summit on April 14-15.

Tribal speakers will be presenting on:
- Traditional Tribal worldviews and relationships with water and the earth
- Tribal youth programs that are involved in food and water sustainability projects
- Creating relationships between Tribal water and earth protectors and the University faculty

In addition to the above, UNL faculty will provide information on water and earth conservation programs and activities at the University as well.

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Summit Schedule:

Wednesday, April 14th–Adult Tribal Presenters
12:00 – 12:30pm: Phyllis Stone, Sicangu Lakota Elder
12:30 – 1:30pm: Vi Waln, Lakota, Earth Protector
1:30 – 1:50pm: Break
1:50 – 2:50pm: Dawn Goodwin, Anishinaabe/Ojibwe, Mississippi Band, Water Protector
2:50 – 2:55pm: Break
2:55 – 3:25pm: UNL Conservation Programs
3:25 – 3:30pm: Break
3:30 - 4:30pm: Renee San Souci, Umonhon Tribe, Practitioner of Traditional Healing and Water Protector
4:30 – 5:00pm: Phyllis Stone, Sicangu Lakota Elder

Thursday, April 15th–Youth Tribal Presenters
12:00 – 12:30pm: Vi Waln, Lakota, Earth Protector
12:30 – 1:30pm: Carmelita Sulley, Sicangu Lakota Tribe, Sinte’ Gleska University Food Sustainability Program
1:30 – 1:40pm: Break
1:40 – 2:40pm: Brenda Murphy, Delberta Frazier, Michael Wolfe, Umonhon Tribe, UNPS K–8 Ashita Thwathe Program
2:40 – 2:50pm: Break
2:50 – 3:50pm: Ricardo Ariza, UNPS Unba Udon High School Program
4:00 – 4:30pm: UNL Conservation Programs
4:30 – 5:00pm: Vi Waln, Lakota, Earth Protector
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