Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgement

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The purpose of Land Acknowledgements is to recognize, honor and show respect of Indigenous past, present and future. Taking the format of written and/or verbal statements, land acknowledgements help deepen understanding around the relationship of particular lands, and the relationship current inhabitants have with those lands.

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Contact Information

Dr. Mia Farrell, Ed.D.
Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

S101A Ag. Science Center North Lexington, KY 40546-0091

+1 (859) 218-4800