The Native Science Speaker Series—sponsored by the University of Oklahoma’s Diversity in Geosciences Project and the American Indian Cultural Center & Museum (AICCM)—concludes with James Rattling Leaf Sr., who will discuss “Utilizing a Lakota Worldview to Develop Science and Cultural Leadership for a New Generation” April 28 at 6 p.m. at the National Weather Center Auditorium. According to an AICCM press release, Rattling Leaf works with the University of Colorado, Boulder-based Consortium for Capacity Building, as a cross-cultural consultant. According to the release, “he specializes in developing programs that utilize the interface between Native traditional ecological knowledge and earth system science.”
This event is free and open to the public. For disabled accommodations, contact Heather Ahtone at (405) 325-8560.