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ASI senate supports community garden project

The sacred grounds of the Gabrielino-Tongva tribe have remained untouched on campus for years, but now the tribe is looking to bring new life to the land. The Associated Students Inc. Senate passed a resolution last Wednesday showing its support of building a community garden on Puvungna, a Native-American land that has been preserved on campus. “It’s as sacred as Mecca is to Islam, as Jerusalem is to other religious entities,” said Vincent Holguin, Gabrielino-Tongva Tribal Council member and senior engineering major. “For the Gabrielino-Tongva people, it’s where life originated on Earth.” – See more at: http://www.daily49er.com/news/2013/10/15/asi-senate-supports-community-garden-project/#sthash.c043FoTz.dpuf

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Gabrielino-Tongva Tribe
1999 Avenue of the Stars, Ste. 1100
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