News Release

LCSC Constitution Day discussion to focus on Native American governments

LEWISTON, Idaho – A discussion on Native American governments and their relations with the federal and state governments will highlight the annual Constitution Day at Lewis-Clark State College on Sept. 17.

The discussion will take place at 6-7:30 p.m. in Sacajawea Hall Room 115 on the LCSC campus. The discussion is free and open to the public.

The panel leading the discussion will include Julie Kane, managing attorney for the Nez Perce Tribe’s Office of Legal Counsel, Sam Penny, former member of the Nez Perce Tribal Executive Committee, and LCSC humanities professors Gene Straughan and Chris Riggs. LCSC political science professors Leif Hoffmann and Kylee Britzman will serve as the moderators and will take questions from the audience at the end of the discussion.

The event is sponsored by the LCSC Social Sciences Division and is part of LCSC’s Multicultural Week events.

For more information on the discussion, contact Hoffmann at [email protected] or 208-792-2818, or Britzman at [email protected] or 208-792-2615.