Viola Waln, a Native Nation Rebuilder from Cohort 7, shares an excellent op-ed piece with the readers of the Lakota Country Times in the article linked below:
Waln states in the article, “I experienced that natural high on the trip home from the first session with my colleagues last December. I had learned so many new things in a short time. I wanted to come home and change the world.”
You can also read a more detailed article on Vi’s experience at Spearfish Canyon Lodge for Cohort 7’s second session here: Rebuilders Meet in Spearfish Canyon.