Indigenous Peoples' Day
The University of Vermont acknowledges this historic event with inviting a keynote speaker Sarah Adams-Cornell, an advocate for Native American culture, education and rights. She is a citizen of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, who co-created the inter-tribal women empowering organization called "Matriarch" in Oklahoma, serves on the Board of Directors for ACLU of Oklahoma and is an activist in Residence at the University of Oklahoma. Her work encompasses child welfare, environment justice, LGBTQ equality, Native mascot issues and women?s rights.
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