November 2012, IWRI hosted students from The University of Newcastle's Wollotuka Institute. Director of Community Relations, Polly Olsen (Yakama) shares her experiences in creating "Indigenous Spaces" within the University.
Leo is the primary editor of the IWRI Newsletter. Before joining IWRI almost 4 years ago he worked as a volunteer and professional writer and editor for 22 years. He received his BA in East Asian Languages from Harvard College and an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley. . He is also a eight-year national board member of a social justice advocacy organization, chairing the Publications Committee. Leo's other work at IWRI includes coordinating the research projects of IWRI's Center for Indigenous Health Research.