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Water is Life: Indigenous Resistance at Standing Rock Panel

  • Appalachian State University Library 218 College St Boone, North Carolina 28608 (map)

On April 7 as part of the Equity in Action Conference at Appalachian State University, three members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will share stories and insight from their experience as water protectors in Standing Rock, North Dakota. The panelists will explore the significance of the #NoDAPL movement and discuss what comes next in the struggle for indigenous sovereignty and environmental justice. 

The panel is co-sponsored by the Department of Anthropology, Department of Sustainable Development, Native American Student Association, Multicultural Student Development Center, Belk Library, and the College of Arts and Sciences. 

Foe more information, contact Ricki Draper, or see the fuller program description