Events in Indian Country

2017

Upcoming Events:

Oct. 9, 2017. Indigenous Peoples Day. A day when we respond directly to colonialism, and celebrate the First Nations of this country. 

Watch out for activity on NMU's campus, built on the traditional homelands of the Anishinaabeg: Dr. Reinhardt will be in the academic mall with the Tribal Education Eagle Staff, and Morning Thunder drum will also be attending. Bring your banners and signs. All our relatives are welcome and encouraged to join us in a round dance!

Oct 12-14. (for students) &13-14 (for educators) Reimagine STEM Fall Summit. Details here

Oct. 14, 2017. Michigan Technological University's Bikaakwe-Giizis pow wow. Rides leaving from the CNAS at 10:00 am, returning by 9:00 pm. Sign up in the Center.

Oct. 25, 2017. Winona LaDuke will be visiting Michigan Technological University as a part of their Social Justice Lecture Series. If you would be interested in attending this event with a group from the Center for Native American Studies, please sign up at the Center. This trip is not set in stone--we need to know how many people would be interested before we set up the event, so let us know!

Nov 11, 2017. 14th Annual Honoring our Anishinabe Veterans Powwow. Kinross Recreation Center in Kinross. Public and traders welcome. Grand entry at 1 p.m., feast/potluck at 5 p.m.

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