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eNewsletter from Wisdom of the Elders November 27th 2018   Greetings From Teresa Montana Greetings, community! I hope you all are well and happy, and enjoying the beautiful colors of fall! Wisdom of the Elders is transitioning and looking into the future full of hope and excitement. I would like to say, I am so very…

eNewsletter from Wisdom of the Elders November 2018   INTRODUCING TERESA MONTANA Greetings to our Friends of Wisdom of the Elders, Inc., I would like to introduce myself in brief. My name is Teresa Montana. I am Eastern Cherokee and Dakota. I attended Southern Oregon State College (Southern Oregon University) in Ashland, Oregon, University of Oregon,…

eNewsletter from Wisdom of the Elders September 2018     Wisdom Workforce Development Internships for Native Adults and Youth Starting Soon Our Wisdom Workforce Development internship starts again soon. We are recruiting Native American/Alaskan Native/Hawaiian/Pacific Islander adults for paid internships in environmental assessment and habitat restoration. This is a paid internship opportunity. For 13 weeks, the team…

Dear Wisdom Community, A BIG thank you to everyone that came out to our Film Screening at the Hollywood Theater last month! We were so thrilled to have had an opportunity to do a screening there and are so thankful for the donation of the space. We look forward to more film screenings and events…

This past spring, Wisdom’s Rose High Bear joined Mrs. Elizabeth Sigman in the classroom at Chemawa Indian School in Salem. They worked together to co-teach ecology to the Native American high school students, focusing upon the importance of restoring traditional First Foods, especially threatened and endangered species. Rose shared traditional stories, film clips from the…