Institute for New England Native American Studies

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Multicultural - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Tuesday, March 1, 2022
7:00 PM-8:00 PM
Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School
Location: Online
Sponsored by: Federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners
Description: Join Dr. Cedric Woods, with the Shrewsbury Public Library, for a discussion of the work done by the Institute for New England Native American Studies (INENAS) at the University of Massachusetts Boston. The institute's purpose is to connect Native New England with university research, innovation, and education, including projects relating to tribal government capacity building, Indian education, economic development, and chronic disease prevention.

Cedric Woods is a citizen of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina. He combines over a decade of tribal government experience with a research background, and has served as the director of INENAS since 2009. Cedric has served as a consultant for the National Museum of the American Indian, the Haliwa Saponi Indian Tribe of North Carolina, and the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center.

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Entered by: Shrewsbury Public Library

Created: February 14, 2022 at 11:10 AM
Last Modified: February 14, 2022 at 11:14 AM

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