Animals in the Kumeyaay World

The place of animals and plants in the Kumeyaay universe and cosmology is integrally linked to the people themselves.  For the Kumeyaay there was a time when animals and humans were much more closely aligned, animals talked and possessed more human characteristics and human held more animalistic traits.  Unlike most Read more…

Elymash Yuuchaap @ SDSU

Elymash Yuuchaap, which is the Kumeyaay way to say, “youth think”, is an Indigenous Scholars and Leaders Program at San Diego State University that provides support for indigenous students from many tribes.  The program’s mission is to engage, support and promote the cultural, social, academic, and leadership development of students Read more…