Native American Heritage Month

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UAF celebrates Native American Heritage Month

To pay tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans and Alaska Native people, the University of Alaska-Fairbanks joins the country in celebrating National Native American Heritage Month. The College of Rural and Community Development is hosting film screenings, language circles, traditional Athabascan fiddling and wearing traditional attire. Events are free and open to everyone.

 


Event archive

Dates: 
  • October 18-November 30, 2019
Time:
  • 10:37 a.m.
Events:
  • Wear It Wednesdays (PDF)
    Wear your traditional attire or a kuskpuk on Wednesday and hashtag #wearitwednesday or #wearitwednesdays.

  • Rock Your Mocs Week, Nov. 9-16
    Wear your moccasins, mukluks, kameksak, or kamguk

  • TGI-Frybread
    Friday, Nov. 15
    Rural Student Services Gathering Room
    Second Floor Brooks Building

Events

  • Wear It Wednesdays
    Wear your traditional attire or a kuskpuk on Wednesday and hashtag #wearitwednesday or #wearitwednesdays.

  • Rock Your Mocs Week, Nov. 12-17
    Wear your moccasins, mukluks, kameksak, or kamguk

  • Iñupiaq Language Circle
    6:45-8 p.m. on Mondays, Nov.12- Dec. 3
    Rural Student Services Gathering Room
    Second Floor Brooks Building

  • Gwich'in Language Study
    1-2 p.m. on Tuesdays, Nov.13-27
    Rural Student Services Gathering Room
    Second Floor Brooks Building

  • Fiddlin' Around with Trimble Gilbert and Friends
    5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14
    Rural Student Services Gathering Room
    Second Floor Brooks Building

  • Indian Horse Film Screening & Talking Circle
    Thursday, Nov. 15
    7-8:30 p.m. Film Screening
    8:20-10 p.m. Talking Circle
    Regents' Great Hall

  • Chat Session with Rev. Trimble Gilbert
    1:30-3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16
    Rural Student Services Gathering Room
    Second Floor Brooks Building

  • Water Warriors documentary film screening
    6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 27
    Arctic Java in the Wood Center