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Native American Celebration at Penn State Fayette Nov. 12-16

11/6/2007 —
Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus is hosting a Native American Celebration the week of Nov. 12. The celebration will feature a performance by the nationally-recognized dance company Piscataway Nation, and a multi-media presentation from distinguished Native American storyteller Jack Gladstone. Admission is free to both events.
    Piscataway Nation will perform Native American song and dance Nov. 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the Maggie Hardy Magerko Auditorium, located in the Community Building. The ensemble is globally recognized for their history re-telling, and travels throughout Europe, Canada and the United States performing authentic Native American dance, drum and song routines.
    Jack Gladstone will present his multi-media presentation at 7 p.m. on Nov. 15 in the Maggie Hardy Magerko Auditorium, located in the Community Building. Gladstone has Native American roots, born to a Blackfeet Indian family, and he is a guitarist, singer, songwriter, story-teller and lecturer. He has been honored as being the recipient of the Human Rights Award for outstanding community service from the Montana State University-Northern Human Rights Committee. Gladstone blends history and Indian culture into his performances and lectures, and has four albums featuring his Native American music.
    For more information on any of these events, call 724-430-4248.

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