Onondaga Land Rights & Our Common Future Part II

A Collaborative Educational Series
bringing together the Central New York community, Syracuse University, SUNY ESF, Le Moyne College, Empire State College and others

Brighten the Chain: Treaty Commitments

Monday, February 8, 2010

Showing of the video “Brighten the Chain” followed by reflections from: Jake Edwards,Onondaga Chief; Sidney Hill, Tadadaho;
Oren Lyons, Faithkeeper; Jeanne Shenandoah, Midwife and environmental activist; Stephanie J. Waterman, PhD, Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership at the Warner Graduate School of Education and Human Development, University of Rochester

NOON Report on Brighten the Chain
Photo Gallery (under construction)
Transcript of Reflections of Onondaga Leaders
Transcript of "Brighten the Chain" video
Watch the "Brighten the Chain" video (12:00)
YouTube video of Presentations
Brighten the Chain Program
Onondaga Nation report on event
Post-Standard Report
Brighten the Chain News Release
Download the flier (pdf file)

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Series Co-Sponsors

Syracuse University: Chancellor’s Office, Religion, Anthropology, Communication and Rhetorical Studies, Geography, History, Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Lions Club, Native American Students at Syracuse, Native American Student Program, Native American Studies Program, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Program in the Analysis and Resolution of Conflict, Program on Latin America and the Caribbean, School of Education, Student Environmental Action Coalition, Students for a Democratic Society, University College, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, and the Future of Minority Studies @ SU and the Writing Program

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry: President's Office, Center for Native Peoples and the Environment, Environmental Studies Department, Kincentric

Other Educational Institutions: Le Moyne College, Center for Urban and Regional Applied Research (CURAR), Empire State College, Colgate University Native American Studies Program, Hamilton College Department of Religious Studies, Imagining America, Ithaca College Department of Anthropology & Native American Studies Program, Onondaga Community College, St. Lawrence University Native American Studies Program, SUNY Cortland, Upstate Medical University Office of Diversity & Affirmative Action and Multicultural Events Planning Committee and Wells College

Community co-sponsors: Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation, Indigenous Values Initiative, InterFaith Works and Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation and Syracuse Center of Excellence

For more information:
Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation, (315) 472-5478, noon@peacecouncil.net