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Student Leadership and Service (SLS)

Alternative Spring Break - Yakama Nation

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    Fort Simcoe landscape
    Fort Simcoe landscape

Topic Area: Environmental Justice, Native American autonomy, Farmworker Rights

Location: Yakama Nation; Toppenish, WA; Wapato, WA
Past Community Partner(s): Yakama NationHeritage UniversityJust Living FarmCentral Washington University’s Educational Opportunity Center

Student participants met with tribal elders and other community leaders to learn about issues of Native American autonomy and farmworker rights.

 

Here’s the link to the 2017-2018 application, which is due Tuesday, November 21st.