Reminder: American Indian Studies Job Talk & Lunch Thursday

Please join us this Thursday to meet another candidate for the joint faculty position with American Indian Studies and Civil Society and Community Research.

Thursday, February 22:  Professor Brian McInnes

Job Talk:

10 am – 11:00 am

Plenary Hall, 5th floor, Nancy Nicholas Hall

Title:    Building Community and Leadership through Storytelling, Language Revitalization, and Empowered Spaces


12:15 pm, American Indian Student and Cultural Center, 215 N Brooks Street

More to Come

AIS (American Indian Studies Program) is hosting job talks for possible positions here at the University.  They welcome students to come to the events and share your thoughts about the candidate.  There will also be luncheons held with the candidates at the AISCC (215 N Brooks St).   They would love to see students at the events and to hear our inputs.  If you have any questions you can reach out to us or AIS as well.

Meet the Faculty Candidates Luncheons:

  • Monday, February 26, 11:45am:  Jessica Solyom
  • Friday, March 2, 11:45am:  Kasey Keele

All talks with take place in Plenary Hall, 5th floor, Nancy Nicholas Hall.


February 26    9:30 – 10:30

Professor Jessica Solyom      

Title:    Contemporary Youth Activism and the Struggle for Postsecondary American Indian Education Rights


March 2           9:30 – 10:30

Professor Kasey Keeler

Title:    Little Earth: Housing Policy, Indian Policy, and “Responsibility” in 1960s Minneapolis