The assistant professor of educational psychology will assume the role of executive director of Tribal Relations and special assistant to the provost, effective Jan. 10.
Megan Brendal, a member of the Navajo Nation, the second largest tribe in the country, became the first Native American faculty member of WSU’s Department of Speech and Hearing Services.
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Personal and family stories about the impact of federal boarding schools on the history and culture of American Indians in the Northwest will be the focus of a free public symposium 7-9 p.m., Wednesday-Thursday, March 30-31, Administration Building 110, Washington State University Vancouver.
Brenda J. Child, head of the Department of American Indian Studies at the University of Minnesota and an enrolled member of the Red Lake Ojibwe, will give the keynote address on March 30. Child is an internationally known … » More …