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Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals
25th Anniversary Celebration

September 11, 2017
Northern Arizona University

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Join ITEP, EPA and NAU in celebrating 25 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, educational outreach, water quality, student internships, and environmental policy development, sustainable energy and food security.

For more information:
Ann Marie Chischilly


Winona LaDuke

Winona LaDuke

Program Agenda    September 11, 2017
5 - 7 pm at the 1899 Bar & Grill
Opening Reception (appetizers and no-host bar provided)
7 - 8:30 pm at Prochnow Auditorium
Welcoming Remarks:
>>Ann Marie Chischilly, ITEP Executive Director
>>Dr. Rita H. Cheng, NAU President
>>Dr. Chad S. Hamill, NAU Vice President of Native American
>>Steve Page, USEPA OAR-OAQPS, Director

Keynote Speaker: Winona LaDuke is the founder and Executive Director of Honor the Earth and is a Native American environmentalist, economist, and author. (Admission is free and the public is welcome).

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For More Information:
Christy Nations
Phone: 928-523-7792


The opening reception will be held at the 1899 Bar & Grill from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, followed by Winona LaDuke's keynote presentation at 7:00 pm at NAU's Prochnow Auditorium adjacent to the 1899 Bar and Grill. Parking is available at the High Country Conference Center garage on the NAU campus; click here for NAU Campus Maps.

1899 Bar & Grill
307 W Dupont Ave
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

14th Biennial Conference of Science and Management on the Colorado Plateau & Southwest Region

ITEP's 25th Anniversary event is being held in conjunction with the 14th Biennial Conference of Science and Management on the Colorado Plateau and Southwest Region, which will be held September 11th -14th, 2017 at Northern Arizona University at the High Country Conference Center. The conference will have tribal scholarships available for those who apply. Contact Nikki Cooley (928) 523-7046 for more information.

The conference has secured discounted group rates at several hotels, as well as the use of the NAU Merriam-Powell Research Station, which offers dorm-style housing perfect for a visiting university group. Click Here to See Hotels

For More Information:
Phone: 928-523-0683
Fax: 928-523-0516

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