Dr. Anton Treuer            Executive Director

Waagosh                                                                American Indian Resource Center


Dr. Anton Treuer (pronounced troy-er) is Executive Director of the American Indian Resource Center at Bemidji State University and author of 13 books. His equity, education, and cultural work has put him on a path of service throughout the region, the country, and the world.

    Presentation Expertise

    Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask

    Cultural Competence & Equity

    Strategies for Addressing the “Achievement” Gap

    Tribal Sovereignty & History

    Ojibwe Language & Culture


    B.A. Princeton University

    M.A. and Ph.D. University of Minnesota

    40+ prestigious awards and fellowships, including

        American Philosophical Society

        National Endowment for the Humanities

        National Science Foundation

        Bush Foundation

        John Simon Guggenheim Foundation


Indebweyendaan ayaawiyaang anishinaabewiyaang.