The University of Arizona

Native American Heritage Month at the UA

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, numerous exciting events will be happening on campus and around Tucson.

  • Nov. 1 - Native American Heritage Month Kick-Off Event, noon-1 p.m. on the UA Mall, plus an evening event from 6-8 p.m. at the Student Union Memorial Center's North Ballroom
  • Nov. 2 - Wonder Weavers: An Arizona Basketry Festival, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Arizona State Museum
  • Nov. 4 - Native American Law Student Association Kick-Off Event, noon-1:30 p.m. at the James E. Rogers College of Law Courtyard
  • Nov. 5 - "Everyone's a Winner" Event, 5-7 p.m. in the Nugent Building, Room 205
  • Nov. 8 - "60 Minutes in Indian Country" Presentation, 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Harvill Building, Room 332A
  • Nov. 8 - American Indian Alumni Banquet, reception at 4:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6 p.m., Student Union Memorial Center, North Ballroom
  • Nov. 9 through Dec. 8 - Native Eyes Film Showcase, various times, UA Center for Creative Photography
  • Nov. 12 - "Protecting Sacred Spaces" Discussion, noon-1:30 p.m. in the Student Union Memorial Center's Tubac Room
  • Nov. 12 - "Importance of the Field of Native American Studies in Higher Education," 7 p.m. in the Student Union Memorial Center's Tucson Room
  • Nov. 14 - Tribal Leadership Panel, 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Student Union Memorial Center's Catalina Room
  • Nov. 15 - "Rock Your Moccs," All day. Wear your moccasins and traditional footwear that represents your tribal lineage.
  • Nov. 20 - An Evening with Thomas Begay, a Navajo Code Talker, 5:30-7:30 p.m., location to be determined
  • Nov. 21 - American Indian and Indigenous Health Association's Indigenous Day of Health, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the UA College of Public Health
  • Nov. 22 - Pima Community College's N.A.S.A. Club Presents: "Fashionably Native," 6-8 p.m. at the San Xavier Recreational Center

For more details about all these events, see attached flyer. 

November 1, 2013– November 30 2013, 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.



University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
United States

Contact Info & Links

Contact Person: 
Native American Student Affairs
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Ongoing Events

Exhibit - 'Curtis Reframed: The Arizona Volumes'
Docent Guided and Self-Guided Tours at UAMA
Spring Recess
Museum Purchases Exhibit
Family Weekend
Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration Conference
Arizona Asian American Association's 20th Arizona Asian Festival
The Art of Planetary Science
Contemporary Photography from the Douglas Nielsen Collection
Intramural Sports Registration Opens - Season B
Intramural Sports Registration Opens - Season C
Intramural Sports Registration Opens - Season D
Southwest Indian Art Fair
Exhibit - 'The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years'
Exhibit - 'Eva Struble: Produce'
Conference - Research Frontiers in Nutritional Sciences
Career Services Workshop - 'The Edge: Getting You Real-World Ready'
Chinese Culture Festival
Hepatitis C Clinic
'The Full Monty'
'A Little Night Music'
Symposium - 'Queer Migrations: Homeland Insecurities, Violence and Belonging'
'Lend Me a Tenor'
Exhibit - 'The Documented Border'
Fit to Print: That Hot New Writer? It’s You.
Future Food: Saving Seeds - How to Make a Delicious Difference
Laughing Skulls and Dancing Skeletons: Day of the Dead a Celebration of Life
In Search of the Sacred: The Art of Mexico’s Indigenous Mountain Cultures
Exhibit - 'Atrial Systole'
Phenology Days Celebration
Photo ID: Portraits By Native Youth
Regarding Curtis: Contemporary Indian Artists Respond to the Imagery of Edward S. Curtis
Writing Fiction That Sells
Effective and Engaged: Mindful Meditation to Strengthen Focus and Tame Stress