Mizzou Celebrates National American Indian Heritage Month

Thursday, November 1, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, November 29, 2018 (All day)



NAIH banner


National American Indian Heritage Month


University of Missouri 


Indigenous Food Systems

Opening Event

Thur., Nov. 1 @ 5:00 p.m. 

Tate Hall 22 

Thomas (Ed) Smith, Osage 


Indigenous Representations in Media

Pop! goes the NDN

Thur., Nov. 8 @ 6:00 p.m. 

Strickland Hall 105

Lee Francis IV, Pueblo of Laguna


Craft Night 

Fri., Nov. 9 @  6:00 p.m.

Student Union- Women’s Center

Four Directions


Indigenous Teaching and Lakota Wisdom

Mon., Nov. 12 @ 4:00 p.m. 

Arts & Science 114

Tony Ten Fingers, Oglala Lakota


Backing into Transindigenous Futures:

Tue., Nov. 13, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m. 

Lefevre 112     

Vicente Diaz


Art and Activism: An Apache Tradition

Film and Discussion with Filmmaker

Wed., Nov. 14, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.

Arts & Science 114

Selina Marie Curley, San Carlos Apache

Carrie Sage Curley, San Carlos Apache


Indigenizing Education: Foregrounding 

Native Voices, Ways of Knowing, and 

(Hi)Stories within Schools and Universities

Mon., Nov. 26 @ 5:00pm

220 Townsend - Bridge

Robert Petrone

Melissa Horner, Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa


“More Than a Word”

Film by John and Kenn Little, 

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe 

Tue., Nov 27 @4:00 p.m.

220 Townsend - Bridge



Film by Sterlin Harjo, Creek

Tue., Nov. 27 @ 6:30 p.m.

Geology 123 (Keller Auditorium)


When Dream Bear Sings:

Native Literatures of the

Southern Plains

Wed., Nov 28, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m. 

Tate Hall 22 

Gus Palmer Jr., Kiowa        


“Waaki” (Sancturary)

 a work-in-progress screening 

Wed., Nov 28, @ 3:00 p.m..

Fred Smith Forum, Reynolds Journalism

Victor Masayesva, Jr. Hopi


Indigenous Research & Art Exhibition

Thu., Nov. 29th @ 4-6 p.m.

216 Stewart Hall

MU Faculty and Students



College of Arts and Science; Undergraduate Studies, Linguistics & Division of Inclusion, Diversity & Equity