John Stocke

Native American Skies Event Date: Mar 02, 2011 Event Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Fiske Planetarium John Stocke, Astronomy Professor in the Astrophysical & Planetary Sciences Department at the University of Colorado, and board member of the Center of the American West, will present “Native American Skies” at the Fiske Planetarium...

Words to Stir the Soul and Reckon with Reality

The Six Month Anniversary of the Fourmile Canyon Fire Event Date: Mar 14, 2011 Event Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Wolf Law Building, Wittemyer Courtroom UPDATE : Colorado Public Radio aired an hour-long edited version of our event, Words to Stir the Soul and Reckon with Reality, on April 10 and...

John Stocke

Native American Star Lore Event Date: Mar 29, 2011 Event Time: 7:00 Location: Fiske Planetarium Thank you to everyone who came out for “Native American Skies.” Because of the event’s overwhelming popularity, Astronomy Professor John Stocke will be presenting again for anyone who missed the show. “Native American Star Lore”...

Muffy’s War

A General's Daughter Tells the Tales of Bataan and Corregidor Event Date: Jun 08, 2011 Event Time: 7:00pm Location: Chautauqua Community Center You are invited to a memorable evening with Muffy Marshall Muffy Marshall is the 87-year-old daughter of Mayor General Richard J. Marshall, MacArthur’s Chief of Staff throughout World...

John Stocke

Native American Skies Event Date: Sep 14, 2011 Event Time: 7:00PM Location: Fiske Planetarium Native American Skies Join Dr. John Stocke at 7:00pm Wednesday evening September 14th for an “Arts and Culture Week” presentation of “Native American Skies”, the view of the sky as seen by the people of three...

Dan Wildcat

Modern Indian Identity Event Date: Sep 29, 2011 Event Time: 7:00 PM Location: Benson Earth Sciences, Room 180 “Indigenuity: Exercising Indigenous Ingenuity in the Age of Cybernations” The Center is pleased to announce Dan Wildcat as the ninth guest in the Modern Indian Identity series. Dr. Daniel Wildcat, Ph.D., is...

John McPhee

2011 Wallace Stegner Award Recipient Event Date: Oct 27, 2011 Event Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Old Main The Center of the American West is proud to award John McPhee its highest honor, the Stegner Award, on October 27th at 7:00 in the evening in Old Main Chapel on the CU...

Words to Stir the Soul: A Tribute to the Work of Reg Saner

Words to Stir the Soul Event Date: Dec 07, 2011 Event Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Old Main The Words to Stir the Soul events spotlight some of the region’s best writing by providing a unique opportunity for both readers and attendees to deepen their appreciation of the region in which...

Bunky Echo-Hawk

Modern Indian Identity Event Date: Feb 16, 2012 Event Time: 6:30 PM Location: Glenn Miller Ballroom The Center of the American West invites you to a special Modern Indian Identity Event featuring multi-talented artist, activist, and public speaker, Bunky Echo-Hawk. Historically, many tribes would spend the winter months recounting the...

Great Colorado Bear Stories

Book Release Event Date: Apr 17, 2012 Event Time: 7:00 PM Location: Atlas 100 - CU Boulder Campus Coming Out of Hibernation: Bears, Their Stories, and You Are you coming out of hibernation? Ready for spring? So, too, are the bears in our environs. And really, how much do you...

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