Calendar

Present Events
  • Panelist for Indigenous Women Solidarity, Organized by the University of Oregon's Native American Student Union. Talk title: "Healing Cosmic Taste and Womb Memories by Decolonizing the Diet," Oct. 16, 2013  

Past Eventos
  • Speaker at Dialogues of Resistance and Healing, Union Cultural Center, Seattle, WA, August 17, 2013
  • Northwest Indian College Muckleshoot Cook's Retreat at Muckleshoot Elder's Comples. Title of event: "Cooking as Ceremony and Menu Storytelling," Auburn, WA, June 21, 2013
  • “Xicana Food Justice.’ ” Invited Panelist at the Indigenous Resistance, Indigenous Solidarity, Decolonizing Environmental Justice-18th Annual CAER Environmental Justice Conference, University of Oregon, May 17-18, 2013 
  • Coalition Against Environmental Racism at Lorax Manner. Title of event: “Indigenous Women’s Food Justice Workshop,” Eugene, OR, May 17, 2013
  • Speaker at Mi Casa Transitional Housing Program on cultural nutrition and health, Seattle, WA, January 24, 2013 
  • Interview on Rejuvenating Mind and Body online radio show. Topic: Health, food, and healing from the perspective of cultural relevance, race, class, and ethnicity, http://w4cy.com. January 15, 2013 
  • Speaker at the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde-Intro to Permaculture Design and Food Sovereignty Project talk on Indian Foodways. Grand Ronde, Oregon, January 14, 2012 
  • Guest Speaker at the M.E.Ch.A de UW Education Series Event. Title of talk: "Decolonizing the Diet by Reindigenization and the Healing of Aztlan," November 19, 2012
  • Speaker/Cooking Demonstration at the Native American Culinary Association's 2012 Indigenous Food Culture Conference, Sunrise Park Resort  Hotel, White Mountain, Arizona, Nov. 5-9, 2012
  • Workshop Facilitator for Caracol de la Tierra Marketplace at Tropico de Nopal. Title of event: “Indigenous Nutrition: Honoring Sacred Ecologies," Los Angeles, CA, July 3, 2011.
  • Speaker sponsored by Resident Hall Dept. at Cal Poly Pomona. Title of engagement: “Eco-Foodways, Health & Nutrition,” May 26, 2011. Time: 7:00 pm
  • "Decolonizing the Diet." Guest Lecturer at California State University Northridge, Graduate course on Chicana/o Health. May 9, 2011.
  • Speaker at United Youth of Aztlan conference, “Remembering Indigenous Foodways and Health,” April 22, 2011.
  • "Decolonization, Bodies and Animal Relations" Panel presenter at Animal Liberation Forum at California State University Long Beach, April 17, 2011. Time: 6:00pm 
  •  Workshop Facilitator conducted at Cesar E. Chavez Conference for Migrant Education, “UFW Campesino Foodways & Latino Health,” March 2, 2011
    • "Decolonizing Your Food." Presentation at Pitzer College, November 18, 2010. Time: 12:00
    • "Connecting Indigeneity Through Our Stomachs." Speaker/Catering for M.E.Ch.A from California Polytechnic University, Pomona, November 16, 2010. Time: 12:00-1:00
    • "Decolonizing the Diet." Guest Lecturer at Pasadena City College, November 9, 2010.
    • Co-host on KPFK 90.7 fm Pacifica Radio, Spanish segment. Show titled: “Nuestra Salud.” www.kpfk.org. August 2010.
    • "Decolonizing Foodways." Workshop at California State University, Northridge, M.E.Ch.A. Regional Meeting, May 23, 2010. 
    • Catering and Speaking at UFW 1st Annual Fair Harvest Meal hosted by MEChA and the Cesar E. Chavez Center for Higher Education at California Polytechnic University, May 8, 2010.
    • Interview on Steppin' Out of Babylon online radio show. Oregon, April 24, 2010.
    • "Race, Class and Animal Rights." Speaker on panel at Animal Liberation Forum 2010, California State University Long Beach, April 15-18th, 2010.
    • "Fiscally Green Cuisine." Speaking event on behalf of Cinnamon Vegetarian Restaurant at quarterly panel for the Sustainable Business Council of Los Angeles, Valcucine, Beverly Hills, CA, April 1, 2010.
    • Co-host on KPFK 90.7 fm Pacifica Radio, Spanish segment. Show titled: “Kitchen, Food & Health: An Alternative Holistic Healing Approach in Reclaiming our Health.” www.kpfk.org. November 2009. 
    • Interview on Calpulli Sound System online radio show. Segment titled: "Indigenous Veganism." California State University, Pomona, www.broncobroadcasting.com, November 2008