This course will address issues of interest developed by members of the Fall 2018 course on Native Peoples: the rise of the United States army, the use of Native “code talkers” during WW II, a review and discussion of the journey of Native peoples since 1890, learning from the voices of Native women, life on the Menominee and Oneida reservations, a walking tour of Native mounds and more.


UW South Madison Partnership

Meeting Day


Meeting Time

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Start Date

Sept. 26, 2019

End Date

Nov 14, 2019


Regular reading/discussion expected

Class Size

no limit

Class Notes

To Enroll: No class size limit, contact course coordinator to enroll.

Registration Requirement.  Submission of a course registration form (WORD doc)  Email your completed registration form to Coordinator Rick Orton ( on or before start of class on September 26, 2019.  To request a hard copy registration form, call 608-271-9219.

No Sessions: 8


Native Peoples of Wisconsin 2.0


Name Email Phone
Rick Orton 608-271-9219

PLATO is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in association with:

For more information about PLATO, contact:

Edie Urness-Pondillo
UW-Madison Continuing Studies
21 N. Park St, 7th Floor, Madison, WI 53715
Phone: 608-262-5823
Fax: 608-265-4555

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