May 9, 2022

Native Community Grantmaking: Learning Session May 2022

Hosted by WASH-MN and MCF: Join We Are Still Here MN (WASH-MN)* and the Minnesota Council on Foundations to learn with your peers about grantmaking in Indian Country. Hear how…

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May 2, 2022

Indigenous & Media Community Roundtable 2: Leah Lemm and Scott Russell

 On Tuesday, May 3, 2022, the second session will feature Leah Lemm, Indigenous community story sharer, and Scott Russell, blogger for Healing Minnesota Stories. Using case studies and real-life…

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March 2, 2022

Media Roundtable Discussion #1 : A Truly Insightful Conversation

Click Here For: Resource List Shared With Participants

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February 22, 2022

Indigenous & Media Community Roundtable – Register Now!

“Minnesota has been at the epicenter of a racial reckoning in the United States in the past few years,” said Ka Vang, Director, Community Impact & Engagement at MPR. “The beautiful thing is that people who work in media – including journalists, their editors, producers – can make a difference in creating narratives that are more complete, authentic and complex.”

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July 15, 2021

Our Logo – Meet Moira Villard

Meet Moira (Mee-Ree) Villiard, a dynamic visual artist and proficient in a variety of artistic genres. Working with Moira to create the logo for WASHMN was fascinating. Her graphics are so thoughtful and historic; perfect for narrative change work in Minnesota. Learn the story behind our logo.

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Support Teaching All of Minnesotas History

Despite a huge collaboration of all of the WASHMN Task force and allies in 2021, a legislation bill failed. In fact, all Native-related bills failed to pass. We will continue…

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July 1, 2021

We Are Ancient and We Are Contemporary

There is a spiritual movement, a renaissance or awakening in our Native communities across the country, to reclaim lifeways that are the oldest on this continent. Reclaim, rename, revitalize, call…

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May 1, 2021

A Look at Decolonizing the Curriculum in K-12

See Final project of a Master Class for teachers at U of M as they focus on Decolonization of Education in K-12 as it relates to Minnesota History. Patty Keratithamkul Scofield and Ashley Mathews

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Media’s Impact on History: With Ava Krocheski-Meyer

High school scholar and De La Salle Junior looks at history with a new lens. How did the media across the State in 1862 impact the history we know today? See why her work made it all the way to National History Day!

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