Celebrating Native American Heritage Month: History, Culture and Experience
Honoring the Historical and Current Lives of Indigenous People


The SJSU School of Information is hosting a free online symposium in celebration of Native American Heritage Month!


I. Welcome (10:00 – 10:05 a.m. PST) – Dr. Anthony Chow, SJSU iSchool Director

II. Co-Keynote Address (10:05 – 10:55 a.m. PST) – Lynette Dial and Donna Cossette

III. The Diverse Voices of the Native American Community and Best Practices in Library Services (Panel Discussion; 11:00 – 11:55 a.m. PST)

  • Melissa Stoner, Native American Studies Librarian, Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
  • Kim Sellers, PhD, Associate Professor (Reading; Director), UNC Pembroke
  • Lynette Dial, Library Director, Hoke County Public Library
  • Donna Cossette, Registrar, Churchill County Museum and Archives
  • Regina Yarlott, Kindergarten Teacher, Crow Agency Public School

IV. Concluding Remarks (11:55 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PST)