Voices

Voices
ILI Hawai'i Group Photo
ILI Hawaii/PA'I

SHARING RECLAIMED TRADITIONS

  In January 2019, ILI Partner PAʻI Foundation hosted the second of three place-based intensives for ILI Fellows in Hawaiʻi. The five-day leadership immersion brought

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Mehanaokala Hind at ILI Hawai'i
ILI Hawaii/PA'I

BRINGING THE BEST FORWARD

Mehanaokala Hind is the ILI Host Facilitator for Hawaiʻi, the location for the second of three place-based intensives for the ILI Fellows. She shared her

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Hibiscus Flower
Fellow Reflections

REFLECTIONS: ILI Intensive #2

ILI Fellow muthi reed shares their thoughts and photos from ILI Hawaiʻi. Aloha. Mahalo. ‘Āina. Hawai’i. Land of sacred relationships thank you for welcoming us home

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Grounding moment at ILI Lakota intensive. Photo: Melisa Cardona
Fellow Reflections

SHOWING UP AND WORKING THROUGH

  Interview with Nijeul X. Porter, ILI Alum, Past Contributor   ​Nijeul shared his thoughts about what he calls the “ILI Experience 2.0,” his personal

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Shey Rivera
Fellow Reflections

CO-CREATING IS RADICAL

These days,  it seems easier to talk online than in person. ILI Alumni Fellow, Shey Rivera Ríos, is trying to change that. Shey Rivera Ríos

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FamILI in the Field

WHAT IS POSSIBLE

Photo: Kyoung’s Pacific Beat’s PILLOWTALK (The Tank, Jan. 2018). Photo: Walter Wlodarczyk ILI Fellow Kyoung Park guest blogs on Arts Leadership and the future of

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Arts & Culture

CELEBRATING “HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE MONTH”

Photo: Pūnana Leo o Mānoa Hawaiian Medium Education Preschool students attending the “2017 Ke Au Hawaiʻi- Year of the Hawaiian” ceremony at Washington Place, Honolulu.

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ILI Lakota Group Photo by Melisa Cardona
ILI Lakota/FPF

IN THE SPIRIT OF GENEROSITY

2018/19 ILI Fellows Cohort at Red Shirt Overlook in Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Photo by Melisa Cardona In September 2018, ILI Partner hosted the first of

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Lynette Two Bulls
ILI Lakota/FPF

REMIND, RECONNECT, RECLAIM

Lynette Two Bulls is the ILI Host Facilitator for the Lakota Territory, the location for the first of three place-based intensives for the ILI Fellows.

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Christopher D. Sims & Robert Martinez
Fellow Reflections

REFLECTIONS: ILI Intensive #1

ILI Fellows Robert Martinez (l) and Christopher D. Sims (r) ILI Fellow Christopher Sims shares his thoughts and experiences from Lakota Territory “This is professional

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Arts & Culture

DECOLONIZING DEATH

ILI Fellow Tara Moses played a key role in decolonizing Tulsa’s Day of the Dead activities in Fall 2018. Here’s how her involvement and her

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THROUGH MY LENS

We want to take the time to celebrate our Fellows who just finished up their ILI year by sharing their stories of who they are, what

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