2021 Boarding School Healing Webinar Series – Ep 3 – Indian Boarding School Cemeteries and Missing Children
Presenters: Heather Whiteman Runs Him (Absaalooke), Marsha Small (Tsitsistas), Lauren Peters (Unangax̂), Christine Diindiisi McCleave (Turtle Mountain Anishinaabe)
This panel discussion examines the intersections between Indian boarding school cemeteries, the UN filing on missing children, and the call to form a federal Truth and Healing Commission on Indian boarding schools. Together, the panelists cover the work of Ground Penetrating Radar in Indian boarding school cemeteries in the US, the upcoming repatriation of relatives buried in the Carlisle Barracks Post Cemetery, and details surrounding the filing submission to the United Nations regarding missing children who attended Indian boarding schools. This presentation was originally broadcast on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 12 pm CT.