Please join us tonight to hear Aaron Bird Bear speak about “The Wisconsin Idea, Imperialist Nostalgia, and the Remaking of a Shared Future.” This event is part of the public lecture series “Forward? The Wisconsin Idea, Past and Present.” See www.wiscidea.com for more information on the series. Join our Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/281253468910554/.
Aaron Bird Bear is the second American Indian Curriculum Services coordinator supporting the School of Education's integration of American Indian Studies content into teacher education programs. Bird Bear (Mandan, Hidatsa, & Dine' Nations) received his Educational Leadership Policy & Analysis masters degree from UW-Madison and previously coordinated American Indian Student Academic Services, a unit supporting Native American students at UW-Madison.