Sloan Foundation Indigenous Graduate Partnership

SIGP Calendar of Events

January 2015

       January 20                Sloan Seminar: Overview of Semester 
       January 27                Sloan Seminar: 

February 2015

       February 3                Sloan Seminar: Terry Villarreal
       February 10              Sloan Seminar: TBD
       February 17              Sloan Seminar: Kevin Gibson
       February 24              Sloan Seminar: Terry Villarreal
       February 27-28         AISES Regional Conference, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

March 2015

       March 3                    Sloan Seminar: Canek Phillips
       March 10                  Sloan Seminar: Aurelia Yazzie
       March 16-20             Spring Break
       March 24                  Dinner with visiting prospective Sloan Scholars
       March 31                  NAECC Spring Artist-in-Residence: Artist Reception and Gallery Show

April 2015

       April 7                      Sloan Seminar: Kim Davis
       April 14                    NAECC Movie Night:  " Kumu Hina"  
       April 21                    Sloan Seminar: Wai Allen
       April 28                    Potluck Dinner 

May 2015

       May 5                      Sloan Dinner at NAECC
       May 15                    NAECC Graduation Celebration 



NAECC means family. A place to go to relax, socialize and have fun as well as an opportunity to discuss daily stress, get support, whether academic or otherwise.

         -- Bill Pfeifer (Tlingit), M.S., Computer Science

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Contact Information:

Ken Ridgway, Ph.D., (Lenape)
Faculty, Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science 
Phone: (765) 494-3296

Kevin Gibson, Ph.D.
Faculty, Botany and Plant Pathology
Phone: (765) 496-2161

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

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