Department Events

Native American Heritage Month - Indigenous Day of Health

When: 
10:00am to 2:00pm
Description: 

AIIHA is excited to announce the 2017 Indigenous Day of Health. Please share this opportunity for us to come together to honor, discuss, and learn about our environment and its relationship to our health.

Native American Heritage Month - Screening of "More Than A Word"

When: 
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Description: 

More Than A Word analyses the Washington football team and their use of the derogatory term R*dskins. Using interviews from both those in favor of changing the name and those against, More Than A Word presents a deeper analysis of the many issues surrounding the Washington team name. More Than A Word also examines the history of Native American mascots and cultural appropriation.

Featured Speakers:
John Little, MA (Standing Rock Sioux), Filmmaker
Amanda Blackhorse, MSW (Diné), Lead Plaintiff in Blackhorse et al v. Pro-Football Incorporated

For more information please contact:
Native American Student Affairs
520.621.3835
raesim@email.arizona.edu