Native American House
Friday, September 1, 2017
Before getting into the academic year, we would love to meet you all and also have you meet us. We are the Native American House Staff and we share with you an introduction of how Native American House came to be and what we do with and for students on this campus.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Native American House & American Indian Studies invite you to join us for a pot luck dinner to bring in the academic year. This is a welcome community event to meet, connect, socialize, and eat! The main dish is on us. Prepare your family or community recipe or bring your favorite side, dessert, or drinks to share. Sign up by contacting Native American House.
Saturday, September 9, 2017
Indian Summer Festival is an annual event in Milwaukee, WI with several exhibitions of American Indian tribal nations especially tribes within the Great Lakes and Midwest regions. Sign up for this trip and experience foods, see dances and songs, and learn about the different tribal nations in the United States. Mandatory orientation required to participate, refer to flyer.
Monday, September 11, 2017
Learn more about the history of the former mascot on this campus and how it dishonors Native American identity and culture.
Friday, September 15, 2017
A history of activism and how it has been documented in the university's archives will inform on how to search the archives and create projects. From research papers and projects to student organizations, this presentation will highlight the diverse population on our campus including the Native American population.
Friday, October 6, 2017
Navigating the university's many libraries can be intimidating but starting in one area and branching out to the different disciplines makes research more engaging. American Indian Studies is interdisciplinary and has a location in the library system that can guide you through your research interests and topics.
Monday, October 9, 2017
Native American Indigenous Student Organization hosts this film to inform about their project of changing the campus’s holiday to “Indigenous People’s Day.” (Hosted by NAISO)
Friday, October 20, 2017
Monday, November 13, 2017
Since the passage of the 1990 Native American Graves & Repatriation Act, tribal nations persist through the process of reclaiming.
Monday, December 11, 2017
This documentary explores the controversial use of the name R*dsk*ns for the Washington football team and examines the history of cultural appropriation.