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Department of Native American Studies

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172340
Bozeman, MT 59717-2340

Tel: (406) 994-3881
Fax: (406) 994-3343
E-mail: NAS@montana.edu
Location: 2-179 Wilson Hall

Department Chair

Walter Fleming

 

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Phyllis Berger Memorial Lecture Series

   
 
 
Blaze Kwaymullina

The annual Berger Memorial Lecture honors the memory of MSU benefactor Phyllis Berger and is offered each year at MSU by a nationally recognized Native American, Native Alaskan or Native Hawaiian scholar, artist or leader speaking on Native history, cultures, or contemporary issues of interest and importance to both Indian and non-Indian people.

Past Speakers

2010
Blaze Kwaymullina, Assistant Professor
School of Indigenous Studies, University of Western Australia

2009
Carrie Billy, President and CEO
American Indian Higher Education Consortium

2008
Robert "Tim" Coulter, Executive Director
Indian Law Resource Center

2007
Bill Yellowtail, Katz Endowed Chair in Native American Studies

2006
Ada Deer, first female Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Indian Affairs
Clinton administration

2005
Sandra Begay-Campbell, Regent
University of New Mexico

2004
Devon Mihesuah, Professor of Applied Indigenous Studies
Northern Arizona University

2003
William Wallace, Attorney, teacher and researcher
Institute for Polynesian Studies at Brigham Young University-Hawaii

2002
David Beaulieu, Director (1997-2001)
U.S. Department of Education's Office of Indian Education



Updated: 08/31/2011