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Monday, July 27, 2015
Dylan Miner Named Director of MSU American Indian Studies Program
Photo courtesy MSU College of Arts and Letters
Dylan Miner, Adjunct Curator of Indigenous Arts at the MSU Museum and Associate Professor in the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities, has been named the Director of Michigan State University's American Indian Studies Program. He is known for his work as "a border-crossing artist, activist, historian, curator, and professor." Read more about his appointment here. Check out this video highlighting his work with his project, Anishinaabensag Biimskowebshkigewag (Native Kids Ride Bikes).