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Special Thanks

Special Thanks to….

Salish-Pend d’Oreille Culture Committee.  81 Blind Barnaby Street, St.Ignatius, Mt 59865 | Phone 406-745-4572

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Tracie McDonald,  Dean of Students, Salish Kootenai College.  58138 US Hwy 93, Pablo, MT 59855. Phone 406 275-4800 and 406 275-4801.

Les Evarts, CSKT fisheries biologist, thanks for his tour of the Jocko River Restoration Project and his talk on the Restoration of Heritage Fish in Flathead Lake.

Brian Lipscomb, CEO of Energy Keepers, a Corporation of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. 110 Main Street, #304, Polson, MT 59860. Thanks for his talk on the history of the Kerr Dam. Energy Keepers is responsible for overseeing the transfer of the Kerr Dam for Northwest Power Company to sole ownership of the CSKTs in the summer of 2015.

Mike Jetty and the rest of the staff at the Office of Public Instruction. Their hard work over the years to create curricula results in greatly enhanced quality of instruction in Montana K-12 classrooms. We were greatly appreciative of their help and materials for our NEH Institute.

University of Montana sponsors: Dean of the College of Humanities and Sciences, Office of the Provost, International Programs, and Native American Studies.