Native American Heritage Month

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Published October 28, 2021

The IDC is proud to present Native American Heritage Month. Programming and activities will focus on celebrating, preserving and educating students on the cultures of  Native American Indians in America throughout November.

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Native American  Heritage Month, or as it is commonly referred to, American Indian  and Alaska Native Heritage Month is a time to celebrate rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories and to acknowledge the important contributions of Native people. Join us for an opportunity to highlight individuals and communities and their contributions to history, culture, and society.

Week of November 15

November 15: Tough Topics: Celebration of Indigenous Cultures 
3-4 p.m., 240 SU and Online (
From the connections to nature and the courage to fight for what's rightfully theirs, Indigenous culture is one to honor and celebrate.  Join us at the IDC for the acknowledgment and praise of Native communities within America.

November 17: Native American Heritage Month Dessert Hour
4-5 p.m., 240 SU
Enjoy traditional Native desserts and learn about influential Native American people.

November 19: Why Is Columbus Day Problematic?
3 - 4 p.m., 240 SU
Join us to discuss the harmful effects and implications of Columbus Day on the Indigenous community.


All Month Long: Native American Music Spotify Playlist
Stop into SU 240 to listen, relax and enjoy some Hispanic music that will be running throughout the day or listen here at your convenience.

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University at Buffalo
240 Student Union, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone: (716) 645-2434