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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Chippewa History Topic
of UW-Eau Claire Course
phone (715) 836-4741
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MAILED: Jan. 8, 1998

EAU CLAIRE -- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will offer a one-credit course titled "Studies in American Indian History: 'Chippewa History.'"
The course, offered statewide over the Educational Teleconference Network, will run from 4:30-5:40 p.m. Jan. 26-April 6.
The course surveys the important issues in Chippewa history such as the origin and migration of the Anishinabe/Chippewa, review of the Woodland Indian curriculum, Anishinabe storytelling, the early European contact, traditional culture of the Wisconsin Anishinabe, and events leading to the Chippewa treaties of 1825 and 1837.
Class participants can earn one undergraduate or graduate credit. The cost is $120.48 for an undergraduate and $193.82 for a graduate credit. To register, call Registration Services at (715) 836-2424.
The course is sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire College of Arts and Sciences Continuing Education, and the department of history in cooperation with UW-Extension.
If you need additional information about the course, call the Arts and Sciences Continuing Education office at (715) 836-2031.

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UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: Jan. 12, 1998