Native American Heritage Event at RCC
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: October 16, 2014
CONTACT: Maralin Roffino
November 4 – Native American Heritage Event at RCC
free and open to the public
Ramapo, NY— Join us at Rockland Community College for a presentation by Dr. Chuck Stead on the role of traditional ecological knowledge in restoring community among our indigenous neighbors.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
New Old Way: Traditional Healing Knowledge in our Contemporary Lives
Technology Center – Ellipse
Rockland Community College
145 College Road
Suffern, NY 10901
Stead, a life-long resident of this area, has been working with the Ramapough Munsi Nation in their struggle to recover from pollution of their watershed by the Ford Motor Company. He is also a professor at Ramapo College in Mahwah, NJ, and an environmental educator with the Cornell Cooperative Extension.