Welcome Dinner – Next week!

ILP Welcome Dinner
August 23, 2018 / 6 p.m.
Beus Center for Law and Society
Room 544, 5th floor

Join the faculty, staff, students and alumni of the Indian Legal Program at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law for a casual reception. We’re excited to welcome newly admitted students to downtown Phoenix campus, and share information about our upcoming events and activities where students can get involved.

RSVP by August 17th to ILP@asu.edu or at 480-965-2922. Come join us!

Job Opportunity – Human Resource Specialist

The Indian Health Service, Southwest Region Office of Human Resources, Workforce Relations Division is seeking to fill multiple Employee and Labor Relations Specialist  (ER/LR Specialist) positions. The IHS-18-PX-10271017-ESEP/MP announcement is posted on USA jobs and will close on August 24, 2018.  The GS-09/11-12 salary ranges from $52,229 to $94,464. The IHS offers benefits, vacation, and retirement.

The ER/LR Specialist position is J.D. preferred, however, not required. Generally, the ER/LR Specialist will provide guidance to lay management officials about disciplining, terminating and addressing performance and misconduct problems with their employee(s). There are opportunities to participate in litigation practice before the Merit Systems Protection Board and Federal Labor Relations Authority.  Also, the IHS workforce is unionized, so there will also be opportunities to participate in mediation, arbitration, and negotiations with the Laborer’s International Union of North America. The ER/LR Specialists will also provide advice to management concerning Whistleblowing, fraud, waste and abuse and other matters involving the Office of Special Counsel, the Office of Inspector General and other third parties.  The ER/LR Specialists generally encounter issues under the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), other the Diversity Management & Equal Employment Opportunity matters, as well as items involving non-disclosure that fall under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Privacy Act.

Launching First ‘Talking Stick’ Podcast

Did you know Native Americans were not granted citizenship until 1924? And what are the current barriers of Native American voting? Hear more about access on the ballot in our NEW Talking Stick podcast. The Talking Stick, produced by the ILP and National Congress of American Indians, is hosted by Derrick Beetso (’10). The Talking Stick is a free and educational podcast on federal Indian law and policy.


If you missed the update, you can read about this partnership.

The Talking Stick is now available on SoundCloud. The Talking Stick will soon be available on iTunes.

ILP 30th: Register today!

A History of Advocacy: Celebrating 30 years of the ILP will be November 9.

A History of Advocacy: Celebrating 30 years of The Indian Legal Program will be on Friday, November 9, which includes a CLE program at 2 p.m. followed by a fun evening reception at 5 p.m. with silent auction and live music. Bid on the signature ledger art piece created by Dallin Maybee (’11) that will be auctioned off at the event.

Mark your calendar and join us for this very special evening!

Register at: law.asu.edu/ilp30th

Job Opportunities with White Mountain Apache Tribe’s Office of Attorney General

White Mountain Apache Tribe
Whiteriver, Arizona

To download Assistant Attorney General job description, click the following link: 2018 075 Assistant Attorney General

To download Deputy Attorney General job description, click the following link: CORRECTED 2018 FMYN Senior Assistant General Counsel Job Announcement

How to Apply: The above information should be submitted by 5:00 pm or postmarked by closing date to the:

White Mountain Apache Tribe
Division of Human Resources
PO Box 1960
Whiteriver AZ 85941.
Telephone: 928-338-2429, Fax: 928-338-1039
Email: JacquelineLee@wmat.us

or : KeAloha Douma
Attorney General
White Mountain Apache Tribe
Office of the Attorney General
PO Box 2110
Whiteriver, Arizona 85941
Telephone: 928-338-2537
Email: Kealohadouma@wmat.us

1. Application for Employment
2. Resume
3. Copy of a Valid Driver’s License
4. Three (3) Current
5. Copy of Degree