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Conference Schedule

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Historias de Nuevomexico Tentative Conference Schedule
October 12 -14, 2017
Northern New Mexico College ✜ Española, NM
Northern Rio Grande National Heritage Center ✜  Alcalde, NM

    

Thursday, October 12th

4:00pm – 6:00pm – Pre-Conference Registration

6:00pm – 8:00 pm, Northern Rio Grande National Heritage Center
Honoring Hispano Experiences of the Los Alamos National Labs
     Recognition of Dignitaries and the Living Legacies of the Manhattan Project
     Panel discussion and special reception kicking off the event
     Reception hosted by NRGNHA Board

Friday, October 13th at Northern New Mexico College

7:30am – 9:00am – Continental Breakfast

8:00am – 12noon – Registration

9:00am – 9:20am – Welcome by Host Committee

9:20am – 10:10am – Keynote Speaker

10:20am – 11:50am – Plenary I: - Life Before the Manhattan Project

12:00 noon – 2:00pm – LUNCH
♪ Entertainment/Plenary

2:10pm – 3:30pm – Concurrent Session One

3:40pm – 5:00pm – Plenary II: Not Just the Labs: Contexts of Community Stories and Their Meanings

5:10pm – 6:30pm – Concurrent Session Two

7:00pm – 9:00pm – Banquet, Location TBA
Honoring Pueblo Experiences of the Los Alamos National Labs
     Recognition of Dignitaries and the Living Legacies of the Manhattan Project

Saturday, October 14th at Northern New Mexico College

7:00am – 8:30am – Continental Breakfast

8:40am – 10:10am – Plenary III: The Future’s Stories: Community Health and Our Futures    

10:20am – 11:50am – Concurrent Session Three
     Roundtable A

12:00 noon – 1:00pm  – LUNCH
 ♪ Entertainment/Plenary

1:10pm – 3:00pm – Closing Encuentro
     Closing Keynote
     Dialogue: How can our communities collect their own histories?