Native Student Conference 2013


WJEFcon-Would Jesus Eat Frybread?

WJEF Conference Registration

November 8-11, 2013

Where: Yakama Nation, Toppenish, WA at the Days Inn & Suites So, you don't need to book your own room, we gotcha covered!
When: "Check In" is Friday November 8 from 4-6pm, The conference officially ends Monday November 11.
How: If flying book your flight into into Seattle, WA or Yakima, WA. Try to arrive at SeaTac International airport no later than 2pm, early would be better.  It's about a 2 1/2 to 3 hour drive to Toppenish. Schedule your departure time for anytime Monday, later morning if possible, to account for the long drive back. If you need help booking your flight or need fincial assitance for your flight contact Amy Wellner.  Amy will also be arranging rides for you from the airport so if you've booked your own flight then send your arrival time and contact information to her.
Who: This conference is for Native students and faculty from around the country and those who are working alongside of Native students.  Yakama elders, leaders and Christian ministry workers are hosting our time and have invited and welcomed you to attend this conference. So, if this does not describe you then consider not coming and sponsor a Native student to attend. We are excited that Nations (Cru's Native American ministry), InterVarsity's Native ministry, and The Calvin Institute Of Worship have joined together to design this conference to bless all First Nations participants!
Cost: $185 will cover the conference cost, trasportation from the airport to Toppenish, but not your flight. Breakfast, dinners will be provided but lunches will not. (Scholarships are available so please ask your local leader or cotact
For years now this Nations Summit has become a highlight of the year for so many as we seek Jesus together, cultivate life-giving relationships and engage together in creating and nurturing Communities of Hope on campuses where Native students and faculty exist!!!

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Contact Us:
Transportation- Amy Wellner
Cru-Nations scholarships or general questions- Mike Kelly
InterVarsity scholarships or general questions- Megan Krischke
Calvin Institute of Worship- Mark Charles