CWIS Announcements

  • Amy Desjarlais, CWIS Cert/Masters Graduate

    Amy Desjarlais completed her CWIS Fourth World Institute Certificate/Masters program earning a Master of Arts with a specialization in History and Culture. Amy joins other certificate and cert/masters… more >>
    Translation to Spanish available!
  • New Book by Rudolph Ryser

    To be published April 2012
    320 pages
    Published by Routledge

    In this volume Rudolph C. Ryser describes how indigenous peoples transformed themselves from… more >>
  • Mirjam Hirch earns Doctorate - Traditional Medicine Policy

    Mirjam Hirch, a former CWIS Intern, present Fellow and Associate Scholar was awarded her doctorate in Traditional Medicine Policy and geography in from the Universität zu Köln, Cologne, NRW,… more >>
  • CWIS Chair, Fulbright Scholar

    CWIS Board Chair Rudolph Ryser joined 11 Fulbright Scholars for a three-day orientation in Mexico City beginning 23 August hosted by the Mexico-US Commission (COMEXUS) for Fulbright-Garcia Robles… more >>
  • Quinault Nation on UNDRIP - US Senate Hearing

    Quinault President Fawn Sharp spoke
    before the US Senate Committee on
    Indian Affairs on 9 June calling for the
    United States to \\\"adopt policies
    enact legislation as necessary to more >>
  • CWIS Partners with UN Nairobi Work Program

    The Center for World Indigenous Studies has been invited and has accepted to "partner" with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change under the Nairobi Work Program. The Nairobi Work… more >>
  • Has Been Launched!

    The Center for World Indigenous Studies new website has been launched! With a new look and a new feel, moves forward providing unique content and education opportunities.