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NURTURING EDUCATED WARRIORS FOR THE FUTURE

This year, NIEA launches its first-annual three-day Youth Conference focused on helping our young Native men and women stay in school and on the path to powerful futures as leaders in their communities. During the conference, teens will have opportunities to learn from speakers such as artist Bunky Echo-Hawk, build up their skills, and build camaraderie and pride through fun and cultural activities. Register your youth today to this year's Conference.

 

GUEST SPEAKERS


Bunky Echo-Hawk

Artist and Motivational Speaker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TENTATIVE AGENDA*
*Changes may be made

Day/Date

Time

Activity

Thursday                      October 18, 2012

Noon – 1:30 pm
                                          

Opening Luncheon
Bunky Echohawk, Artist for Nike N7

1:45 pm – 5:00 pm

Group Work – Get to know others at the youth strand

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Culture Night
Attend NIEA Convention Culture Night

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Group work

Friday                             October 19, 2012

7:00 am – 8:30 am

NIEA Run/Walk

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Breakfast Break
Sponsored by Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma Education Department

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Unite the Clans

10:00 am – Noon

Workshops

Noon – 1:00 pm

Luncheon
Nina Kopaddy, Grant High School, Student Speaker

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Group work

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Presentations

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Open Mic & Last Chance Dance!

Saturday                           October 20, 2012

9:00 am – 11:00 am

NIEA General Assembly

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Lunch (on own)

12:30 pm

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament and/or Hand Game
Tournament

5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Social Pow Wow

 National Indian Education Association
1514 P Street, NW, Suite B
Washington, DC  20005
202.544.7290 | 202.544.7293 (Fax)
www.niea.org 
Our Mission:  The National Indian Education
Association (NIEA) advances comprehensive
educational opportunities for American Indians,
Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians throughout
the United States.