The San Diego Kia'i along with Muir College and the Intertribal Resource Center held an event at Muir College on Labor Day to celebrate the birthday of Queen
Liliuokalani, the last reigning queen of Hawaii with a series of workshops to educate participants about the issues facing Mauna Kea, the tallest mountain in Hawaii and one of the most sacred sites to Hawaiian People and the proposed construction of the TMT telescope at it's peak. Events included speaker pannels, talking circles, morning yoga, and a potluck. A Kumeyaay welcome was given by Dr. Stan Rodriguez (Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel),
Jammie Labrake (Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation), and Blue Eagle Vigil.