Fort Garland Museum

Borderlands of Southern Colorado

Schedule

The workshop will consist of two one-week sessions, June 22-28 and June 29-July 5, 2020. Each session will begin on Sunday evening and conclude Saturday morning.

 

 

Day 1: Convening of the Institute, Adams State University in Alamosa

Day 2 Monday: Layers of Identity in the Borderlands, Fort Garland Museum & Cultural Center in Fort Garland

Day 3 Tuesday: Power and Government, Town of San Luis & Sangre de Cristo Land Grant Region

Day 4 Wednesday: Ecosystems and the Economy, Trujillo Homestead at Great Sand Dunes National Park

Day 5 Thursday: Acequias and Water Practices, Antonito and Conejos Land Grant Region

Day 6 Friday: Religion and Spirituality, Capilla de Viejo & SLV mission churches

Day 7 Saturday: Closing of Institute, Adams State University in Alamosa

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