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Archive for May, 2016

10 May 2016

NAGPRA Public Forum

The Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act Review Committee will hold a public forum in conjunction with their committee meeting. The forum will include panel discussions and an open networking session for NAGPRA practitioners. The forum will be held at the Holiday Inn Missoula Downtown on July 12 from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm. Register at

10 May 2016

Oklahoma Museum Recognized by Governor Fallin

NSC Alliance member Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History was presented with a proclamation by Governor Mary Fallin declaring May 2016 as “Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History Month” in the state of Oklahoma. The proclamation recognizes the important work of the museum “to serve the people of Oklahoma through natural science expertise, collections preservation, research, education, public programs in Native American language preservation, research on Native American heritage and history, and experiencing science through ExplorOlogy and other programs.”