Aaron Payment, Tribal Chair of the Soo Tribe, will be the guest speaker. Aaron will be speaking about Line 5 and tribal fishing rights in the Straits plus much, much more.
Maya Mj James is a passionate voice for today’s college generation. She will be throwing down some important words tonight. If you are a fan of “slam poetry”, you won’t want to miss this.
Maya is a representative of NMCs amazing “Students United for Social and Environmental Justice,” group, our campus co-partner at the Environmentalist of the Year Awards.
Maya helps us learn how to connect the dots between culture and the environment.
5:30pm Door Opens (cash bar and meet and greet)
6pm Reception sampling of local cuisine (by Taproot Ciderhouse)
7pm Awards Program in Milliken Auditorium