Join us as we honor, celebrate, and highlight Native American history and those currently working to strengthen the Native American community today.
NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH CLOSING CEREMONY
Tuesday, November 30th 12:00pm - 1:00pm | Register for the Zoom Link
Join us at the closing ceremony for Native American Heritage Month, as we share stories, listen to music, and share our passion for continuing to learn about and celebrate Native American heritage beyond November!
Going Beyond Land Acknowledgments
Friday, December 10th 9:30am - 12:30pm | to RSVP, email email@example.com
Going Beyond Land Acknowledgements is an interactive 3 hour workshop for individuals seeking to grow their allyship with Native peoples. Participants learn about the strengths and limitations of land acknowledgments and explore concrete, action-oriented strategies for building connections with Native communities and organizations.
HOT TOPICS IN INDIGENOUS STUDIES WITH DR. ANTON TREUER
Tuesday, November 2nd | 11:00am - 12:00pm | Register for the Zoom Link
Join author Dr. Anton Treuer for an interactive and informed discussion of hot topics in Indigenous Studies, including residential boarding schools, pipeline protests, the use of Indigenous people as mascots for sports teams, and how we can best grapple with racial equity in the time of racial reckoning.
NATIVE AMERICAN & INDIGENOUS STUDIES READING GROUP WITH DR. ERICA TOM
Wednesday, November 10th 6:00pm - 7:00pm | The HUB Cultural Center | Please RSVP to Dr. Erica Tom (firstname.lastname@example.org(link sends e-mail))
Join Dr. Erica Tom, Director of Native American Studies at SSU for dinner and discussion of Anton Treuer’s book "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask" in the HUB Cultural Center. Please RSVP to Dr. Erica Tom (email@example.com(link sends e-mail))." to the event on November 10th?
WALKING IN TWO WORLDS: SURVIVING COLONIALISM, RACISM, AND WESTERN EDUCATION WITH BRENDA FLYSWITHHAWKS, PH.D.
Friday, November 12th | 12:00pm - 1:30pm | Register for the Zoom Link
Dr. Brenda FlyswithHawks will talk about her journey from the reservation to the halls of academia and the Western obstacles and successes she encountered along the way. Her story is one of strength, courage, and grace that promises to empower, encourage, and bring hope to the next generations.
BEYOND STEREOTYPES: INSPIRED NATIVES
Wednesday, November 17th | 5:00pm - 6:30pm | Register for the Zoom Link
In this session of Out of the Margins, we will explore the stereotypes we have internalized (as non-Native and Native participants); we will excavate where they came from through an analysis of mainstream media mis-representation; and we will map out ways we can not only stop stereotyping Indigenous people, but support inspired Natives' voices, creations, and self-representations.
- Mary Churchill, Ph.D., Lecturer in Native American Studies
- Erica Tom, Ph.D., Director of Native American Studies
*Participants are encouraged to read the preparation work designed for this session before attending.