2015 Tribal Leadership Summit
University of Washington
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time: 4 p.m.*
Location: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
(*preceded by the grand opening for wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House at 3 p.m.)
The Tribal Leadership Summit is an opportunity for University of Washington and tribal leaders to gather and discuss issues of importance to indigenous communities.
The 2014-15 summit will feature the grand opening and ribbon cutting celebration for wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House, the longhouse-style facility on the UW campus. It will also include perspective and input from tribal chairs on proposed activities to strengthen UW and tribal partnerships, as well as updates regarding Phase II of the wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House project, Foster School of Business and American Indian Studies. For event information, contact email@example.com.
The summit was instituted in 2007 within the framework of the Washington State Centennial Accord which recognizes tribal sovereignty and calls for government-to-government conversation around issues facing tribal communities.
Information on past summits is available in the archives.
Accords and Memoranda of Understanding
- Memorandum of Understanding, 2010
- Centennial Accord between Federally Recognized Indian Tribes in Washington State and the State of Washington
- Memorandum of Understanding between Washington State Regional Tribes and the University of Washington
- Memorandum of Understanding for the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla India Reservation and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, 1999
- Treaty Example:Point Elliot Treaty of 1855
- Treaty with the Dwamish, Suquamish, Etc., 1855
- Memorandum of Agreement between the Tribal Leader Congress on Education, Washington State School Directors Association, the State Board of Education, and the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction
- Memorandum of Understanding for the Creation of the Washington State University Native American Advisory Board to the President