Corey Hinton Speaks at Colby College About the Indigenous Roots of Lacrosse

The game of Lacrosse is one of the Haudenosaunee most revered traditions, a celebration of health, strength, courage, leadership, and fair play, and spiritually as a “medicine” game. Drummond Woodsum attorney, Michael-Corey Hinton presented for Colby College’s Play! Seminar Series about the history of the Creator’s Game and how its traditions and values impact indigenous and non-indigenous communities today.

Corey is a citizen of the Passamaquoddy Tribe (Sipayik) and is a former member of the Haudenosaunee Nationals Lacrosse Team. The Play! Seminar Series is presented in collaboration with the Goldfarb Center for Public Affairs and Colby Athletics.

Read more about Colby’s events leading up to Indigenous Peoples’ Day.