Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University will host three presentations about Native American studies beginning at 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, in Whitman Hall conference room 141. 

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  This semesterÂ’s tribal law and government class will begin with a group presentation about the tribal government structure, legal/political history and current leadership issues of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe. 

Glen Young, an NMU senior and outdoor recreation major, will share his Native American service learning project presentation about the correlation between American Indian education and outdoor education. 

Martin Reinhardt, the director of the Center for Native American Studies, will conclude the evening with a presentation on his dissertation titled “A Comparative Socio-Historical Content Analysis of Treaties and Current American Indian Education Legislation with Implications for the State of Michigan.”

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  This free event is open to the public.  For more information, contact the Center for Native American Studies at 227-1397. 

Prepared By
Becky Kratz