Current News & Events



Current News & Events

7th Annual Minidoka Civil Liberties Symposium 6/21/2012
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

7th Annual Minidoka Civil Liberties Symposium

Through the Eyes of Children: Prejudice, Education, and Community

June 21 & 22, 2012

Boise State University, Student Union Building, Simplot Ballroom

Symposium Highlights Include:

  • Presentations by noted scholars
  • Panel Discussions by former Japanese American child internees and authors of related literature
  • One-day workshop on Thursday, June 21 conducted by the staff of Densho: The Japanese American Legacy Project and Minidoka National Historic Site
  • Annual Minidoka Pilgrimage, Saturday, June 23 and Sunday, June 24
  • Tours and ceremonies at Minidoka National Historic Site

To Register:

Non-credit participants

$70 (includes 2 continental breakfasts and 2 lunches)

To Register for Non-Credit, visit and register for XSYM 001 C01

or call CSI Community Education at (208) 732-6442

Credit participants

$110 + $35 registration fee for 1 Social Science Credit (includes 2 continental breakfasts and 2 lunches)

Register at under Courses and Registration for SOCS 199

For Further Information Contact:

  • Dr. Russ Tremayne, College of Southern Idaho,, (208) 732-6885
  • Hanako Wakatsuki, Friends of Minidoka, (208) 761-9638
  • Carol Ash, Minidoka National Historic Site, (208) 933-4125
  • Dr. Ross Burkhart, Boise State university, (208) 426-3280


Presented By:

The College of Southern Idaho

Friends of Minidoka

Minidoka National Historic Site, Idaho


Dr Russ Tremayne   (208) 732-6885
Community Education Center
Boise State University
Charges and Fees will Apply