Upcoming Events and News Items

40756728215_d403690c1b_o.jpgFall 2018 - Mino Dagwaagin!  | Happy Autumn!

Boozhoo! Greetings!

Several activities that will be taking place over the upcoming academic year. Updates on these events will be shared here when possible. Follow the CNAS Facebook and Flickr sites for the latest news! Contact us at 906-227-1397 for information on these events listed below.

Photo: Charlee Brissette (NMU alumna) and Kayla Bell (NMU alumna '18) show off their Running Medicine spirit. See photos from the Running Medicine event held in April 2018. If you would like to engage in Running Medicine runs, contact Jud Sojourn at wsojourn@nmu.edu.


Upcoming Events

October 5: N8V Dance Fitness - Join Michelle Reed (Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe) for this serious workout! Please bring your own towels and water canisters. Raffles and prizes each session! Sessions are held at 10 am at Gym 150 in the PEIF on NMU's Campus.

Indigenous_Peoples_Day_Flyer_JPEG.jpgOctober 8: Indigenous Peoples' Day - The Native American Student Association presents Indigenous Peoples' Day Celebration. EVENTS: Social Event 2-4 pm - NMU Academic Mall. Movie Screening of Powwow Highway from 6-8 pm - Jamrich 1320.  Check out Jud's Anishinaabe Word of the Month in honor of Indigenous Peoples' Day.

October 12: N8V Dance Fitness - Join Michelle Reed (Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe) for this serious workout! Please bring your own towels and water canisters. Raffles and prizes each session! Sessions are held at 10 am at Gym 150 in the PEIF on NMU's Campus.

October 23: Advising Night - Join April Lindala and Jeff Gagnon at Advising Night at 6 pm at Gries Hall 2nd Floor. For students interested in History, Native American Studies, and Philosophy as well as students who have questions about their financial aid.

October 26: N8V Dance Fitness - Join Michelle Reed (Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe) for this serious workout! Please bring your own towels and water canisters. Raffles and prizes each session! Sessions are held at 10 am at Gym 150 in the PEIF on NMU's Campus.

 

October 29: undergraduates! Due date for the McNair's Scholars application! McNair_Scholars_Program_Slide_-_Fall_2018.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November is Native American Heritage Month

November 2-9: Week of Indigenous Eating (more information coming soon).

November 9: NASA's annual First Nations Food Taster from 5-7 pm at the D.J. Jacobetti Complex (more information coming soon).

 

Powwow Planners

March 30, 2019: Mark Your Calendar. NASA's annual "Learning to Walk Together" traditional powwow. 


received_1953029068332105.jpegStudent Organization Info

The Native American Student Association (NASA) meets:

Wednesdays at 3 p.m (odd weeks 3, 5, 7) and Tuesdays at 5 pm (even weeks 4, 6, 8).

NASA meets in the Whitman Hall Commons!

Photo: NASA's Fall 18 Submission in the Homecoming Chalk Drawing contest! Artists were Bazile Panek and Beth Ansari with NASA adviser, Jud Sojourn.

The Native American Language and Culture Club meets: Monday at 3 p.m in the Center for Native American Studies [112 Whitman Hall]

The Native American Beading Club (BYOB - bring your own beads) meets: Wednesdays at 3 p.m. in the Whitman Hall Commons or Whitman 112 (if NASA is meeting).


Past Events

September 2018