29 April 2018 marks the 150th Anniversary of the Ft. Laramie Treaty of 1868. On April 14, 2018, ceremonies will be held in Green Grass, South Dakota to begin an historic Treaty Ride from Standing Rock Lakota Reservation to Ft. Laramie, Wyoming. On behalf off the #Honor1851Treaty Campaign, Robby Romero will join Treaty Riders from the Oceti Sakowin Seven Council Fires of the Lakota, Nakota and Dakota People to challenge the United States Congress to #RightTheWrong of at least one of the more than 500 broken treaties made with Native Nations.
The Taos Environmental Film Festival, in partnership with the UNM-Taos Digital Media Arts program, presents a special Mother Earth Day Celebration at the UNM-Taos Bataan Hall from 11am to 1pm showcasing a collection of music pictures from musician and filmmaker, Robby Romero.
The UNM-Taos Digital Media Arts Program will have an interactive Canon camera display with Canon Rep and Pro Photographer, Matthew Carman. Canon gear will be on display featuring a range of new cameras and lenses for participants to experience with a focus on environmental filmmaking from 11am to 2pm.