Karen Mortimer

MOA Update

Mar 15, 2018
Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... March 15, 2018 Show 297 Hour 1

We're joined by a few of the Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors:

Jim White ( Business owner and Chair of the RC Chamber)

Sarah Pierce (Director of Indian Education for the RCAS)

Vaughn Vargas ( RCPD - Cultural Advisory Coordinator)

Karen Mortimer, Executive Director, Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors

In The Moment ... January 25, 2018 Show 263 Hour 1

We welcome members of Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors for a conversation about the group's journey to the Museum of Tolerance. Whitney Rencountre, Karen Mortimer, Bev Warne, and Eric Dwyer join us to talk about racial disparity and racism in Rapid City, the lessons of the Holocaust, and the nature of hope as we strive to make a better community.

In The Moment ... January 4, 2018 Show 249 Hour 1

A group of community leaders from the Rapid City area journey to the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles next week for customized training. The hopeĀ  . . . what they learn can transform race relations in South Dakota.

We talk with Karen Mortimer from Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors and SDPB's Chynna Lockett about the journey.

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In The Moment ... May 18, 2017 Show 096 Hour 2

Sometimes a kid just needs a place of compassion and safety while a family heals. That's where foster families come in. The Department of Social Services has designated May as Foster Parent Appreciation and Awareness Month for South Dakota. We begin hour two of In the Moment with a conversation about foster families. Joining us are Kevin Kanta, Jessica Morson, and Marnie Boterman.

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... May 2,2017 Show 084 Hour 2

As Rapid City continues to struggle with relations between Native and non-Native people, the Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors present an in-depth look at the history of land transfers in West Rapid City. The Ambassadors believe history matters and relationships matter. They present

In The Moment ... February 1 2017 Show 021 Hour 1

Guests: Karen Mortimer, Marnie Hermann & Whitney Rencourntre, race relations with Rapid City circle of friends