Native Justice Powwow to be Held at TU College of Law

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

The 5th annual Native Justice Powwow hosted by The University of Tulsa College of Law will be held Saturday, March 20 in the Great Hall of the Allen Chapman Activity Center on TU’s campus, 440 S. Gary Ave.

The powwow will begin at 3 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Public parking will be available in the lots adjacent to the activity center.

The Native Justice Powwow features traditional tribal songs and dances, including gourd dancing in the afternoon, and intertribal traditional, straight, and fancy dancing in the evening. Native American vendors will be selling crafts and other items. Some traditional food will be available for free, with a small charge for other items benefiting various groups. Presentations throughout the event will honor those who contribute to the justice systems that serve Native American communities.

The Native Justice Powwow is held in conjunction with Native American Pre-Law Day, an event funded by the Law School Admissions Council and cosponsored by The TU College of Law, Oklahoma University School of Law and the University of Oklahoma College of Law.

Any vendors interested in attending the powwow should contact Jasen Chadwick at (918) 409-7887. For more information, visit www.utulsa.edu/law.

Contact:
Jimmy Hart
918-631-2568
jimmy-hart@utulsa.edu