US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions

Full Committee Field Hearing - Securing Educational Opportunities for Native American College Students: The Native American Education Act of 2012

Date:

Wednesday, August 22 2012, 9:00 AM

Place:

Old Supreme Court Chambers, Colorado State Capitol, Denver

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Panel I

  • William Mendoza , Director, White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education, Washington, DC
  • The Honorable Joseph Garcia , Lieutenant Governor, State of Colorado, Denver, CO

Panel II

  • Dr. Dene Kay Thomas , President, Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO
  • Dr. Jacqueline Johnson , Chancellor, University of Minnesota-Morris, Morris, MN
  • John Echohawk , Executive Director, Native American Rights Fund, Boulder, CO
  • Byron Tsabetsaye , Student Body President, Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO