Acknowledging the relationships we hold with the land, people and its other inhabitants By Seneca Norvell

Helen Augare-Carlson felt confused when she first heard the land acknowledgement of her alma mater, the University of Montana in Missoula. A Blackfeet educator, Augare expected a recognition of the relationships the Salish and Kalispel and the university have with the land the university now stands on. Instead, the statement declares that the land the