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NSU announces 2010 Sequoyah Seminar Series

(TAHLEQUAH, OK)--Northeastern State University has announced the dates for its 2010 Sequoyah Seminar Series titled, “A Perspective on Native American Life, Literature & Resilience.” The first seminar, an overview of American Indian literature, is Jan. 29-30 in the NET Building, Room 614, and over ITV to Building G, Room 114 on the Broken Arrow campus. The sessions are 2-9:15 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Particpants can apply credit to English 4901, Cherokee 4411 or English 5651. The series continues at the same places and times Feb. 19-20 on Native American health issues and March 5-6 on cultural resilience and leadership. Participants at these seminars can earn credit for Social Work 4751. Presenters for the series are NSU chair of English Dr. Terri Baker, Dr. Les Hannah, Dr. Vince Kirk, NSU Sequoyah Fellow Wilma Mankiller and Dr. Virginia Whitekiller.

While the seminar series is offered as credit for degree-seeking students and continuing education certification for professionals, anyone interested is invited to register. All participants should register through NSU Continuing Education to ensure space. To receive course credit, participants must be admitted to NSU. Students can also receive continuing education certificate credit.

For more information, pricing, or to register, contact NSU Continuing Education at (918) 444-4610. Registration is also available online at

Published: 1/23/2010 11:31:15 AM

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