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Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals
PO Box 15004
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5004
Phone: (928) 523-9555
Fax: (928) 523-1266
Email: itep@nau.edu

ITEP's 20-year Anniversary

Join ITEP, EPA and NAU in celebrating 20 years of collaboration and service to tribal environmental programs! Since 1992, ITEP, under a Memorandum of Understanding between EPA and NAU, has committed itself to serving tribes through outstanding, culturally-relevant education and training programs that increase environmental capacity and strengthen sovereignty. ITEP's work throughout the years includes numerous projects and activities including work on air quality, solid and hazardous waste, climate change, emergency response, and educational outreach.

Anniversary registration:
Online registration is now CLOSED!

Silent Auction form:
    Donation Form

    Click HERE for Agenda.

Special guests:

Winona LaDuke, acclaimed author, orator and activist

Janet McCabe, Deputy Administrator
Program Agenda:

9:00am 12:00pm Climate Change Impacts and Tribes (Native American Cultural Center)

  • Presentation: Dr. Margaret Hiza Redsteer, US Geological Survey
    Dean B. Suagee, Hobbs, Strans, Dean, & Walker, LLP

  • Short films and videos

  • Panel discussions with tribal environmental professionals

1:00pm 4:00pm Celebration and Keynote Speaker (Cline Library)

  • History Remembering 20 years of service to tribes and Alaska Native Villages.

  • Re-signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Northern Arizona University and the Environmental Protection Agency Headquarters - President John Haeger and Janet McCabe, Deputy Administrator, EPA Office of Air and Radiatin

  • Keynote speaker:
    Winona LaDuke

4:30pm 6:00pm "Native American Reception" hosted by NAU President Haeger
                           (Native American Cultural Center)

Event Sponsors:

  • NAU President's Office

  • College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences

  • Applied Indigenous Studies

  • Native American Student Services

  • Center for Indigenous Music and Culture

  • NAU Political Science Department

  • Avenues of the World

For more information:
Monica Begaye, Monica.Begaye@nau.edu, 928-523-9555

Last updated: November 15, 2013


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