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Indigenous Peoples Day
4101 University Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
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APU along with community partners will host Indigenous Peoples Day, a holiday celebrating and honoring Native American peoples and histories. This is the fifth year that APU will host the event.
Arias Hoyle (Tlingit) Shyanne Beatty (Hän/Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Athabascan)
Ethan Schutt (Athabascan), Chair, Alaska Pacific University
Dr. Dalee Sambo Dorough (Inuit-Alaska), International Chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Council
Honored Elder Harold Napolean (Yup’ik), Author of “Yuuuuyaraq: The Way of the Human Being”
Alaska Native Heritage Center
Ida’ina Keljeshna (Dena’ina Athabascan)
Arias Hoyle (Tlingit)
Dr. Beth Leonard (Deg Xit’an Dene/Athabascan)
Casey Ferguson (Cup’ik)
Karli Tyance Hassel (Anishinaabe)
Kristen English (Tlingit/Aleut)
Sondra Shaginoff-Stuart (Ahtna/Paiute)
Dr. Maria Williams (Tlingit)
Haliehana Stepetin (Unangax̂)
Further details will be provided as the date draws closer. Please mark your calendars and we hope you can attend this year’s event.