Indian Legal Program events for 2010-2011

What: ILP Welcome Dinner
Date: Thursday, August 26, 2010
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Place: Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community Two Waters Cafeteria
RSVP: Shalanee Joyner at or 480.965-1105
What: Dr. John Tippeconnic
Title: “Are We There Yet? Indian Control of Indian Education”
Date: Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Time: 12:15
Place: Room 114 COL
What: JD/MBA Degrees in Indian law practice
Speakers: Theresa Rosier (’98), Verrin Kewenvoyouma (’04), Courtney Monteiro (’06)
Date: Thursday, September 9, 2010
Time: 12:15
Room: Room 114 COL
What: Navajo Nation CLE (Navajo CLE & Arizona CLE hours. New Mexico CLE hours pending approval)
Sponsors: ILP and NABA-AZ
Speakers: Justin Jones, Paul Spruhan, Roxann Gallagher (’02), Bidtah Becker, Frank Seanez, Javier Ramos (‘,96) Levon Henry, Judith Dworkin (’86), Daniel Mestaz
Date: Friday, September 24, 2010
Time: 8:30-5:30
Place: Great Hall COL
What: NABA-AZ’s Seven Generation Awards Dinner, Raffle & Silent Auction (ILP will be one of the sponsors)
Who: Honoring Judge William C. Canby, Jr. (Lifetime Achievement), President Pattea (Community Leadership), Kerry Patterson (’01) (NABA-AZ Member of the Year)
Date: Saturday, September 25, 2010
Time: 6:00 pm
Place: Wild Horse Pass Resort and Casino
Tickets: $100 — Contact Kate Rosier at or (480) 965-6204 for more information
Speaker: Walter R. Echo-Hawk
Title: “In the Courts of the Conqueror: Reforming the ‘Dark Side’ of Federal Indian Law”
What: Lecture & Book Signing
Date: Monday, September 27, 2010
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Place: Great Hall, College of Law
Speaker: Robert Yazzie
Title: “The Quality of Justice from the Navajo Experience”
Date: October 19, 2010
Time: 12:15
Place: Room 114 COL
Contact: Kate Rosier 480-965-6204
What: New Directions in Native Health CLE Conference
Speakers: Lloyd Miller, Dr. Michael Trujillo, Dr. John Molina (’05), Linus Everling
Date: Friday, November 5, 2010
Time: 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Place: Great Hall, College of Law
Contact: Kate Rosier 480-965-6204
What: ASU Native American Law Students Association 5th Annual Golf Tournament
Co-Sponsor: Indian Legal Program
Date: Saturday, November 6, 2010
Time: 8:30 a.m. Shot Gun Start
Place: Talking Stick Golf Club, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
Contact: Khia Grinnell — or 360-461-0828
Speaker: 4th Annual William C. Canby Jr. Lecture — Chief Justice Herb Yazzie (’75), Navajo Nation Supreme Court
Title: “What Makes A Nation?”
Date: Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 4:30 PM
Place: Great Hall, College of Law
Contact: Darlene Lester 480-965-7715
Speaker: Pat Sekaquaptewa & Donna Humetewa
Title: “Transforming Hopi Family Conflicts through Mediation”
Date: Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Time: 12:15-1:15 pm
Room: Room 114 COL
What: ILP Alumni and Friends Reception
Date: Thursday, April 7, 2011 (During the Federal Bar Association’s Indian Law Conference)
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Place: Kids Camp – Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino, Santa Fe, New Mexico
What: Indian Lands: A Foundation for Economic Growth CLE Conference
Date: April 28 -29, 2011
Place: Arizona State University Memorial Union, 241 – Ventana Ballroom Tempe, AZ
Online Registration starts January 10, 2011
Contact: Darlene Lester 480-965-7715
What: ILP Graduation Reception
Date: TBD May 2011
Time: TBD
Place: Rotunda COL