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Water is Life, Stand With Standing Rock at UC Santa Barbara


  • UC Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, California 93106 (map)

Very excited to invite our family, standing rock supporters and water protectors to come join us"Water is life Standing with Standing Rock Event May 17th-19th" at UC Santa Barbara. 
We will be raising the Lighting Dome on Wednesday May 17th with a Screening of Awake: A Dream From Standing Rock Film with Myron Dewey leading the discussion. 

Thursday is a "Day in Camp" held in the dome led by Johnnie Aseron UCSB students and lots of our Standing Rock camp family. Hopefully a round dance in the dome that evening. 

Friday is a Media conference and Standing Rock Event. 

Please invite anyone you think would be be interested in joining for one or all of the days?

Send prayers, blessings, & spread the word!

Aho Mitakuye Oyasin, 

Schedule of events: 

Wednesday May 17th UCSB (Visitor Center lawn
7:30 AM Arrive onsite
8:00 AM Begin Raising the Dome
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
4:00- 5:00 Pull Dome Cover

7:30 PM Screening of Awake: A Dream From Standing Rock Film
Thursday, May 18, UCSB (Visitor Center lawn, times tba)

Thursday May 18th Camp day in the Dome: Camp Meetings at the Oceti Camp’s Red Lightning Dome to be re-installed on UCSB campus


Friday, May 19 / 12:30 - 6:30 PM, ­­Media Conference
“Water Is Life: Standing with Standing Rock.”

12:30: Welcomes by Chumash elders and conference co-organizers

1-2:30: “Protecting the Land and the Water”

3-4:30: “Media”

5-6:30: “Decolonization and Indigenous-Centered Leadership”

All events are free and open to the campus and public!

Please help advertise widely and invite family, standing rock supporters and water protectors.. 

Visit our website for more information, updates, and a full list of co-sponsors:

http://www.carseywolf.ucsb.edu/waterislife