November each year is celebrated nationally in the United States as Native American Heritage Month, but is also sometimes referred to as American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month. During this month, we celebrate the the rich and diverse cultures, histories, and traditions of the various Native peoples who are indigenous to the geographic area we refer to now as the United States.
Thursday, November 3: MEC Day Lunch – Native American Heritage Month
Join the Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center in celebrating the cultures of Native communities by dining in fellowship. This lunch is free and open to all students, faculty and staff.
11:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M. ALUMNI HALL MEC FAMILY ROOM
Friday, November 5: 'Lake of Betrayal' Documentary Screening and Dialogue
The Diversity Peer Educators will show this critically important documentary on the "Land Back" movement and afterwards will lead an engaging discussion highlighting the historical and current injustices faced by Native People in the United States. This event will be PATH eligible. Please RSVP on 1850.
3:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. ADELE 106
Thursday, November 17: Indigenous Women Panel Discussion
As part of the Feminist Educational Series a panel of students with Native American heritage will share about their experiences and what their identity and culture means to them.
6:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. LOCATION TBD