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Native American Heritage Calendar

Nov. 11 NE student activities and Circle of Nations @ TCC will present Genocide in America: The Boarding School Experience 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). The event will focus on the failure of Native American boarding schools, the Dawes Act and the Miriam report and their effects on modern Native American culture. Contact student activities at 817-515-6234 for more information.

Nov. 12 A tribal educator will be on South Campus where students can help build a genuine tipi, take pictures and listen to a presentation 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on the SSTU patio. For more information, contact student development associate Ana Garcia at 817-515-4045.

Nov. 12 NE will host Black Indians: The Lost Culture, an examination of the interwoven history of Native Americans and African-Americans 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Galley (NSTU 1506). Contact student activities at 817-515-6234 for more information.

Nov. 17 The Southern drum group Bear Claw Band of Singers will perform songs for students noon-1 p.m. in the SSTU dining hall on South Campus. For more information, contact student development associate Ana Garcia at 817-515-4045.

Nov. 17 Storytellers De Cee Cornish and Lady Jaye of the Tipi Tellers will use storytelling, traditional music and Native American artifacts to present a celebration of Native American heritage 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the TR Fulkerson Library. For more information, contact student development associate Axel Leos at 817-515-1908.

Nov. 17 NE student activities and Circle of Nations @ TCC will present Tae Traditional Healing 12:30-1:30 p.m. in NSTU 1506. The event will highlight the history and use of plants and herbs in teas for medicinal purposes. Contact student activities at 817-515-6234 for more information.

Nov. 17 Special guest Eldrena Douma will share personal, humorous and serious stories with South students 2-3 p.m. in the SSTU Living Room. For more information, contact student development associate Ana Garcia at 817-515-4045.

Nov. 19 The SE library will host Peyote and the Politics of Identity: Race and Religion in the Formation of the Native American Church 11:30 a.m.-12:50 p.m. in the library. Contact the library reference desk at 817-515-3084 for more information.

Nov. 20 TR will host its 28th Leadership eXperience Summit: Going Back to Native Ways for Personal Growth 12:30-3:30 p.m. in the Action Suite. Students interested in attending should RSVP to the student hub. For more information, contact center for leadership development coordinator Stevie Blakely at 817-515-1191.

Nov. 24 NE will hold Breaking Bad: Reservation Crime 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A), a discussion about the increase of criminal activity on reservations. Contact student activities at 817-515-6234 for more information.

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