'Inspired Natives' Roundtable Discussion at SU October 27
SALISBURY, MD---Salisbury University commemorates Native American Heritage Month with the roundtable discussion “Inspired Natives, Not Native Inspired: Eighth Generation Brand and Ethical Business for Our Times” 7 p.m. Thursday, October 27, in Conway Hall Room 153.
Eighth Generation, a Seattle-based art and lifestyle brand is the fastest-growing Native-owned company in the U.S. and the recipient of multiple entrepreneurship awards. Through innovative partnerships with Indigenous artists and creators across the country, its owners bring beautiful wool blankets and other gifts to a global market while combatting cultural appropriation and promoting authentic Indigenous art.
Serene Lawrence, a member of the Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe, Hopi Tribe, and chief operating officer at Eighth Generation, participates in a roundtable discussion with faculty from the Humanities and the Perdue School of Business.
Those planning to park on campus must register in advance for a free parking pass.
For more information call 410-543-6450. Learn more about SU and opportunities to Make Tomorrow Yours at www.salisbury.edu.