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Native GSA Anti-Columbus Day Events
October 14, 2013 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
On Monday, October 14, members of the Native Graduate Association will be joining the larger UB community in a variety of events to help provide a counter-narrative to the American holiday of Columbus Day. From 11AM-2PM, students and faculty will be outside the Student Union talking to members of the UB community about the real legacy of Christopher Columbus’s arrival in the Americas. From 3PM-4:30PM, Jolene Rickard will be giving a talk in the Center for the Arts. At 6PM, the Native Graduate Association will be hosting Steve Newcomb in 120 Clemens for a talk pertaining to Columbus Day. The talk will last until 8PM, and food will be providing first-come, first-serve at 5PM, before the talk. All are welcome and encouraged to attend! Please see attached flyers for more information. Any questions can be directed to Jennifer Loft (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jodi Maracle (email@example.com).