2014 NAAR Annual Meeting Agenda

Society of American Archivists
Native American Archives Roundtable
Annual Meeting Agenda


Friday, August 15, 2014
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Marriott Wardman Hotel
Washington 2 (Exhibition Level)
Washington, DC

Welcome: Jennifer O’Neal and Gina Rappaport

Announcement of Current, Outgoing, and Newly Elected Steering Committee Members

Current Steering Committee:

Ann Massmann: Chair, 2013-2014

Gina Rappaport: Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect, 2013-2014

Jennifer O’Neal: Immediate Past Chair, 2013-2014

Michael Pahn: Steering Committee, 2013-2015

Colleen Cook:  Steering Committee, 2013-2015

Outgoing Steering Committee Members:

Leanda Gahegan: Steering Committee, 2012-2014

Nick Pavlick: Steering Committee, 2012-2014

Camille Tyndall: Web Liaison, 2012-2014

Newly Elected Steering Committee Members:

Michael Pahn: Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect, 2014-2016

Janet Ceja: Steering Committee, 2014-2016

David Lewis: Steering Committee, 2014-2016

Jonathan Pringle: Steering Committee, 2014-2016

Reporting: (30 Minutes)

  • SAA Council Report (Tanya Zanish-Belcher)
  • 2015 Program Committee Representative (TBD)
  • “Suggestions for a Successful Session Proposal” (Leanda Gahegan)
  • ARL/SAA Mosiac Program (TBD)
  • Diversity Committee (TBD)
  • Cultural Heritage Working Group (Jennifer O’Neal)
  • 2013-2014 NAAR Activities Report (Gina Rappaport)

Presentations: (40 Minutes)

  • “The Sustainable Heritage Network,” Kim Christen Withey, Washington State Universtiy
  • “Collaborative Relationships Between Tribal and Non-Tribal Repositories Study,” Elizabeth Joffrion, Western Washington University, and Natalia Fernandez, Oregon State University

Open Announcements and Discussion: (20 Minutes)

  • Other Announcements (Membership)
    • Conferences
    • Publications and Research
    • Repository news
  • 2015 Session Ideas (Gina)
  • Formal Relationship with ATALM and SHN (Jennifer/Michael)
  • Pre-conference Protocols Gathering at ATALM 2015 (Jennifer)

NAAR Suggested Sessions to Attend:

  • Thursday, August 14, 12:00 PM, Forum: Diversifying the Archival Record
  • Thursday, August 14, 1:30 PM, Session 209: Weighing in for the Balance: Indigenous Researchers’ Perspectives on Using Non-Native Archives [*NAAR Endorsed and Organized]
  • Saturday, August 16, 8:30 AM, Session 605: Related But Separated: Managing and Representing Collections of Separated Materials
  • Saturday, August 16, 10:00 AM, Session 701: When Communities Perform Their Own Documentation: The Dos and Don’ts of Building a Community/Family Documentation Project