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  • April 2
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  • Redmond

Who Was Chief Seattle?

Chief Seattle wrote nothing down during his life, yet his words—both real and imagined—are known throughout the world. The result is a man made up of both historical and fictional aspects, from which conflicting messages can be gleaned. David M. Buerge, a biographer and a historian to the Duwamish Tribe, Seattle’s mother’s people, spent more […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Tuesday
    April 2, 2019
  • Where
  • Redmond Senior Center
    8703 160 Ave NE
    Redmond, WA 98052 United States
  • April 2
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  • George

De Mexicano a Mexicano-Americano: La historia de una familia immigrante

*Presentación en Español. This talk will be presented in Spanish.* De mexicano a mexicano-americano: la historia de una familia inmigrante. A medida que la inmigración se ha debatido más acaloradamente en los Estados Unidos, los argumentos se han vuelto caricaturescos, con un lado pintado a menudo como ingenuo y otro como xenófobo. Lo que se […]

  • When
  • 5:00 pm, Tuesday
    April 2, 2019
  • Where
  • George Public Library
    109 N Washington Way
    George, WA 98848 United States
  • April 2
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  • Pullman

From Crime to the Classroom: How Education Changes Lives

According to statistics, Omari Amili’s story should have turned out much differently. His parents suffered from addiction which led to him growing up in poverty and struggling in school. Eventually, he ended up serving prison time—which was no surprise considering the combination of life factors that would suggest a lifetime of struggles with the criminal […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Tuesday
    April 2, 2019
  • Where
  • Todd Hall 116, Washington State University
    Washington State University
    Pullman, Washington 99163 United States
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