When: Sat., Sept. 24, 12 p.m. 2022
Lois Risling is a community leader, elder, Medicine Woman, and educator. She spent more than 20 years at Cal Poly Humboldt, first as the director of the Indian Teacher Education Personnel Program, and then as the director for the Center for Indian Community Development. She was an instructor working with future educators on best practices for classroom teaching and is a well known advocate for Native American sovereignty. She is a member of the Hoopa Valley Tribe and is also Karuk and Yurok.