28th Annual Ecological Farming Conference
“Root Values: Connecting Ecology, Community and the Land”
January 23 – 26, 2008, Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, California
• “Traditional Wisdom and Land Management,” Friday January 25, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

Focus The Nation
Climate Change Teach-In
January 30, 31st, 2008, San Francisco State University, California
• "Focus on Native Peoples and Climate Justice," Wednesday, January 30, 3008, 6:30 pm - 8 pm

2nd Annual Native American & Indigenous Studies International Scholarly Meeting
“Native American and Indigenous Studies: Who Are We? Where Are We Going?”
April 10 – 12, 2008, University of Athens, Georgia
• “Remembering Our Roots and Teaching Native Ecoliteracy – Can Indigenous Science exist in the Academy?”
• “We Have an Indian Cemetery Here: Recognition and Healing for the Children Buried at Indian Boarding Schools”
• “Recognizing Student Needs: Responding with an Holistic Approach to American Indian Studies Curricula”

2008 BookExpo America (BEA)
May 30 - June 1, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, California
• “Reading from my new book Original Instructions