COVID-19 Update for Keystone Policy Center

COVID-19 Update for Keystone Policy Center COVID-19, commonly referred to as the Coronavirus, continues to wreak uncertainty in the nation and across the world. Keystone Policy Center is following recommended protocols—including the guidance recently issued by the CDC—that will keep our staff and general public safe. As such, we [...]

COVID-19 Update for Keystone Policy Center2020-03-20T06:35:47-06:00

KUNC Talks to Keystone, Highlights Repatriation Effort in Series on Stolen and Returned Art in Colorado

KUNC Talks to Keystone, Highlights Repatriation Effort in Series on Stolen and Returned Art in Colorado Much of the world’s stolen art and artifacts already reside in museums as many culturally sacred pieces that originally belonged to Native American tribes and other indigenous communities were taken by curators, reports [...]

KUNC Talks to Keystone, Highlights Repatriation Effort in Series on Stolen and Returned Art in Colorado2020-03-05T08:30:09-07:00

Keystone Board Adds New Trustee, Energy Board Conducts Retrospective at 2020 Winter Meetings

Keystone Board Adds New Trustee, Energy Board Conducts Retrospective at 2020 Winter Meetings Paul Jarris of MITRE Health offers comments during the 2020 winter meeting of the Keystone Board of Trustees. Keystone Policy Center’s Board of Trustees and Energy Board gathered in Keystone, Colo. Feb. 18-21 for [...]

Keystone Board Adds New Trustee, Energy Board Conducts Retrospective at 2020 Winter Meetings2020-02-27T09:20:42-07:00

Life of Mountaineering Pioneer, Charles Crenchaw, Honored with Exhibit from Keystone Coalition

Life of Mountaineering Pioneer, Charles Crenchaw, Honored with Exhibit from Keystone Coalition Photo courtesy of Janelle Paciencia. Charles Crenchaw is a mountaineering pioneer, even though few people know his name. Crenchaw was the first black American to summit Denali (then called Mount McKinley) on July 9, 1964. To honor his [...]

Life of Mountaineering Pioneer, Charles Crenchaw, Honored with Exhibit from Keystone Coalition2020-02-21T13:03:21-07:00

Keystone Offers Insight to Boulder City Council About Tribal Consultation

Keystone Offers Insight to Boulder City Council About Tribal Consultation The director of Keystone’s American Indian/Alaska Native program, Ernest House, Jr., offered a presentation on Feb. 11 to the Boulder City Council on conducting tribal consultations with federally recognized American Indian Tribes and Nations. The full presentation is available below. [...]

Keystone Offers Insight to Boulder City Council About Tribal Consultation2020-02-17T11:32:10-07:00

Honey Bee Health Coalition Partners Beekeepers and Landowners Together to Enhance Pollinator Health

Honey Bee Health Coalition Partners Beekeepers and Landowners Together to Enhance Pollinator Health The Honey Bee Health Coalition, which is facilitated by the Keystone Policy Center, is finding remarkable results partnering beekeepers and landowners together to support pollinator health through the Bee Integrated Demonstration Project. “We know there are [...]

Honey Bee Health Coalition Partners Beekeepers and Landowners Together to Enhance Pollinator Health2020-01-16T13:24:56-07:00

Keystone Hosts Dialogue on the Fate of Nuclear Power in Carbon-Free Energy Future

Keystone Hosts Dialogue on the Fate of Nuclear Power in Carbon-Free Energy Future (Left to right) Jessica Lovering, Devin Hartman, Jackie Kempfer, Jeffrey S. Merrifield, Edwin Lyman. Photo courtesy Alicia Moulton/Our Energy Policy. Nuclear power provides over 50 percent of carbon-free energy in the United States. But [...]

Keystone Hosts Dialogue on the Fate of Nuclear Power in Carbon-Free Energy Future2019-12-19T12:01:48-07:00

Lieutenant Governor, Keystone Partner to Conduct Series of Mental Health Listening Sessions

Lieutenant Governor, Keystone Partner to Conduct Series of Mental Health Listening Sessions Ernest House, Jr., director of Keystone's American Indian/Alaska Native program, leads a listening session on mental health at the Southern Ute Indian Reservation. Photo courtesy of Lindsay J. Box. Keystone Policy Center is partnering with the office of the [...]

Lieutenant Governor, Keystone Partner to Conduct Series of Mental Health Listening Sessions2019-12-09T12:39:45-07:00

(VIDEO): Denver 7 speaks to Keystone about Colorado’s history regarding land and Native American tribes

(VIDEO): Denver 7 speaks to Keystone about Colorado’s history regarding land and Native American tribes Ernest House, director of Keystone's American Indian/Alaska Native Program, is interviewed by Denver 7 about displacement, reparations, and the acknowledgement by one neighborhood association of Colorado's history regarding land and Native American tribes. Watch the [...]

(VIDEO): Denver 7 speaks to Keystone about Colorado’s history regarding land and Native American tribes2019-11-26T09:07:00-07:00

Opinion: Despite painful history, Colorado’s tribal nations and Fort Lewis College found path toward reconciliation

Opinion: Despite painful history, Colorado’s tribal nations and Fort Lewis College found path toward reconciliation Ernest House, Jr. By Ernest House, Jr. For thousands of years, beginning long before there was ever a line demarking its borders, Colorado has been home to American Indian residents. There were once 48 tribes in [...]

Opinion: Despite painful history, Colorado’s tribal nations and Fort Lewis College found path toward reconciliation2019-11-11T12:24:15-07:00