Five students, four of whom are listening to exhibition content using headphones, stand facing the banners and iPad kiosks that comprise the Native Voices traveling exhibition.

Native Voices Traveling Exhibition Stops at Kapi’olani Community College’s Lama Library

HONOLULU, HI — The Native Voices traveling exhibition, which was in the lobby of Kapi’olani Community College’s Lama Library throughout August 2015, fostered supporting activities and local interest. For example, Kapi’olani Community College supplemented the Native Voices traveling exhibition by creating an accompanying exhibit on Hawaiian medicinal herbs. The latter featured books from the Lama…

SHI visitor experiences  the Native Voices traveling exhibition

Native Voices Traveling Exhibition Stops at the Sealaska Heritage Institute

JUNEAU, AK — The Native Voices traveling exhibition has made a mid-summer (and tourist high-season) stop at the Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI), just a few blocks from Alaska’s capitol building in Juneau. “This exhibition carries an important message that dovetails with our core cultural values exhibit currently in the Walter Soboleff Building across the street,”…

Dr. Annette Squetimkin-Anquoe, Tania Bardy, Ralph Forquera.

Forquera and Squetimkin-Anquoe Open the Native Voices Traveling Exhibition at the U. of Washington

SEATTLE, WA — In an emotionally powerful spiritual blessing ceremony led by Annette Squetimkin-Anquoe, PhD, the Native Voices traveling exhibition opened at the University of Washington Health Sciences Library last spring. A member of the Colville Confederated Tribes, Dr. Squetimkin-Anquoe shared a brief history of each element of her Native blessing and captivated the audience…

Close up of Dr. Gayle Dine'Chacon

NLM’s Native Voices Traveling Exhibition Visits New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – The Native Voices traveling exhibition opened at the University of New Mexico’s (UNM) Domenici Center for Health Sciences Education in April 2015 and will stay there through October 2015. New Mexico’s Native American population exceeds 10 percent (compared with about one percent nationally) and includes part of the multi-state Navajo nation. The…

Dr. John Reed stands in front of the Native Voices traveling exhibition.

Native Voices Exhibition Stops in NLM’s Backyard: University of Maryland, Baltimore

BALTIMORE, MD – Two lectures about Native American health recently supplemented the Native Voices traveling exhibition at the Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, Baltimore. “We have found that whenever we arrange additional programming it enhances the experience of the exhibit and people really appreciate it,” said M.J. Tooey, the associate vice…