2014 | Self Determination: Growing our own Indigenous Research, Scholars, & Education

Juneau, Alaska
March 14 - 16, 2014
Keynote speakers: Dr. Jo-ann Archibald (Q'um Q'um Xiiem) & Dr. Malia Villegas (Supiaq/Alutiiq)
Scholars and practitioners from all fields submitted proposals and panels on a variety of topics including:
  • Culturally Responsive Leadership and Education
  • Alaska Native Identities
  • Alaska Native Languages
  • Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA)
  • Self-Determination and Sovereignty
  • Documenting and Honoring Indigenous Knowledge Systems
  • History
  • Oral Traditions and Contemporary Texts
  • Indigenous Research Methodologies
  • Alaska Native Science and Math
  •  Indigenous Pedagogies vs. Western Paradigms
  • Subsistence and Sustainability