"I'm here to give a history lesson from the time we found Christopher Columbus, who was lost, to the present," Robert Roche said. Roche, director of the American Indian Education Center in Cleveland and a Chiricahua Apache, spoke in the lobby of the University Center about Native American history and current issues faced by America's indigenous people as part of SSU's celebration of Native American Heritage Month.
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