Passionate about his community and tribe, Graton Rancheria Tribal Chairman Greg Sarris, has been active in the community sharing his feedback and insights into the Graton Rancheria tribe and his dedication to create a strong impact in Sonoma County and surrounding communities. View and listen to the media clips below and learn more about Greg, his dedication to his Native American heritage and his passion for creating a profound impact for his fellow tribe.

 

KQED Radio Interview
Date: Wed, May 9, 2012
Host: Michael Kransky

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Discussion of Graton Casino plans in Rohnert Park. The highly anticipated casino will include 3,000 slot machines, card games and provide incredible economic benefits and job opportunities to the surrounding communities.

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University of California, TV – Greg Sarris: An Afternoon with the Author
Date: January 31, 2008

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As an honorary speaker at University of California, Santa Barbara, Greg reads from his novel “Watermelon Nights”, in which he explains the fragile connections that bind families together as they continued struggles to maintain their freedom and dignity. Greg also discusses what it means to be Native American today and talks about the history of his people, the Graton Rancheria tribe, in California.

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TedX Talk – Santa Rosa, “Re-storying Place”
Date: November 2, 2011

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Using personal anecdotes and Native American history, Greg Sarris explains how storytelling can affect how, and where we live. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a localized program of self-organized events that brings people together to share a TED-like experience.

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Greg Sarris, Chairman of the Graton Rancheria Tribe along with Joe Hassan, General Manager of Graton Casino, discuss how visitors will enjoy the ultimate experience at Graton Resort & Casino, California’s Finest Casino.

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An interview with Greg Sarris, discussing the Graton Rancheria Tribal history.

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