President and Provost Meet with Local Tribal Leaders

Type: 
Partnerships & Community
Date: 
March 1, 2016
Submitted by: 
President’s Office

President Lisa Rossbacher and Provost Alex Enyedi met with local tribal leaders at the February meeting of the Northern California Tribal Chairpersons Association (NCTCA).  They discussed opportunities for continued partnership and support of Native American students.  They also met with Yurok Tribal Chairman James Dunlap and members of his leadership team to discuss research partnerships.  Dean Steve Smith and Professors Steve Hackett, Rock Braithwaite, Claire Knox, and others discussed ongoing partnerships and projects and committed to continue exploration of future projects involving students.