Freida Jacques to speak Dec. 1st 7pm Textor 102
Freida Jacques will speak about Three Lessons Offered Towards Peace.
The Haudenosaunee Confederacy was united by the great Peacemaker over 1,000 years ago.
The philosophies of peace that were adopted by the Haudenosaunee long ago continue
to hold important lessons for promoting peace in today’s world.
Freida (Whatwehni:neh) works at the Onondaga Nation School as a Home/School Liaison. She is a bridge between her culture and many educational institutions in CNY. She has been a leader in her community for over 30 years. Freida has 3 published essays: Discipline of the Good Mind, Northeast Indian Quarterly, Cornell University Summer 1991, Use the Good Mind in Winds of Change, Spring 1997, and Beyond Healing: A Gift to the World, in Indian Country Today, April 5, 2000.