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Native American Heritage Month Kick Off - Shared screen with speaker view
Chris Medellin (he/him/his)
40:13
Help us know who is here! Introduce yourself to us with your name, pronouns, tribe/nation, something you are grateful for
Chris Alvarado
40:43
Chris Alvarado - Kumeyaay, Apache, Juaneno - His - grateful to be healthy!
Bryanna Kinlicheene (she/her)
41:21
Bryanna (she/her), Dine (Navajo), I’m grateful for family!
Christian Holt- AS President (He/Him/His)
41:50
Christian Holt, He/Him, I am grateful to be in good health
Mateo Gin Tarango
41:58
Mateo Gin Tarango, Miwok (Wilton Rancheria), He/His/Him, grateful to be safe at home
Matthew Hebert
42:32
Matthew Hebert - he/him - ditto grateful for health and family
Jessica Nare (she/her)
42:55
Jessica Nare (she/her) grateful to be sharing space with so many powerful activists and advocates today
skylar beasley
43:46
Hi everyone! My name is Skylar (she/her) and i am kumeyaay. I’m grateful to be here and healthy
Gloria Rhodes
44:35
Gloria Rhodes-she/ her Grateful for health, family
Manuel Aldana
45:56
Manuel Aldana, Not of Native American descent, I am in an American Indian studies class and very interested in Native American culture and traditions. I am grateful for education today
Chris Medellin (he/him/his)
46:44
welcome all, thank you for introducing yourselves
Eric Smigel
46:50
Eric Smigel (he/him/his)—I’m grateful for our mindful community!
Erika Esquivel
48:45
Erika Esquivel, she/her, grateful for family and health
Elybeth Alcantar
48:55
Elybeth Alcantar. She/they. Nu savi (Mixtec). Very excited to start celebrating this month (Native American Heritage Month) with you all .
Elzbeth Islas
49:12
Elzbeth Islas, she/her/hers/ella, grateful to be in community with you all to celebrate Native American Heritage Month
Eric Smigel
59:57
Thank you for the beautiful songs and the important reminders, Chris!
Gloria Rhodes
01:00:10
Thank you!
Matthew Hebert
01:07:05
where is the Center located on campus?
Jessica Nare (she/her)
01:07:36
Logo is beautiful!!!
Jessica Nare (she/her)
01:07:56
Also- loved seeing the inside of the space
Chris Medellin (he/him/his)
01:08:25
Arts and Letters
Elzbeth Islas
01:11:37
The intentionality and heart behind your logo are so clear and beautiful. Thank you for sharing and congratulations!!
Matthew Hebert
01:18:39
Thank you Chris.
Gabriela Kovats Sánchez (she/her)
01:18:49
Thank you Chris!
Eric Smigel
01:19:11
I appreciate your story, Chris.
Chris Medellin (he/him/his)
01:19:50
thank you
Jacob Alvarado Waipuk
01:23:01
Thank you for sharing Kendi, Skylar, and Jerimy.
Kenedi Kraten (she/her)
01:24:25
Thank you everyone! I also forgot to mention that I am Chippewa Cree :)
Jacob Alvarado Waipuk
01:26:51
I appreciate and am thankful for the space, but we need a larger space for our indigenous students, faculty, staff and alumni.
Eric Smigel
01:30:59
Thanks, David!!
Chris Medellin (he/him/his)
01:41:33
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