Native American Heritage Month: Courage, Culture & Song w/ Brenda Gagne

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with different UVM Learning Communities!

Come learn about the history of this area with a workshop lead by Brenda Gagne, who coordinates the Circle of Courage – a highly regarded afterschool program in Swanton Vermont, that puts the concepts of belonging, mastery, generosity, and independence into practice.

Project Director, Brenda Gagne, is an Abenaki Community member. Brenda directs the “Circle of Courage” after-school cultural program for both Native and non-Native students in the area and has been honored by the State of Vermont’s Department of Education for outstanding service. Brenda will talk about her work and teach a song to attendees.