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Native American Issues

2020 State of Native Youth Report Release Event

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) at the Aspen Institute is pleased to announce the 2020 State of Native Youth Report. The theme of this year’s report is Native Youth are Medicine – highlighting the strength and resilience of Native youth.

To commemorate the release, CNAY will be hosting a virtual Zoom release event on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 from 6:00-7:30 pm EST. This panel-style release event will feature the Native youth leaders who were instrumental in authoring this year’s report.

Featured speakers and panelists will include:

Hokie Clairmont, The Boyz

Senator Byron Dorgan (Ret.), Founder & Chair Center for Native American Youth

Mikah Carlos, CNAY Youth Advisory Board Chair

Ben Pease, Award-Winning Indigenous creative

Tvli Birdshead, 2020 Creative Native Call for Art Winner

Adrian Matthias Stevens, Two-Spirit Native Cultural Ambassador

Sean Snyder, Two-Spirit Native Cultural Ambassador

Kendra Becenti, CNAY Gen-I and Special Projects Intern

Sam Schimmel, CNAY Youth Advisory Board Member

Lexie James, Ambassador for Land Conservation

Isabel Coronado, CNAY Youth Advisory Board Member

Autumn Adams, CNAY Youth Advisory Board Member

Event information
Date
Tue Nov 24, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm EST
Location
Virtual