Canadian Indian Joel Syrette has been busy sharing his traditional dancing lately, performing the various styles of Native American dance to large public audiences at NMU and beyond. Syrette recently performed in the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, an event that he said was beneficial as a means of accurately portraying Native American culture on a global scale.
Indian Country Today is a nonprofit news organization. Will you support our work?
All of our content is free. There are no subscriptions or costs. And we have hired more Native journalists in the past year than any news organization ─ and with your help we will continue to grow and create career paths for our people. Support Indian Country Today for as little as $10.