Heritage Month

Bobby Rose Nez

November is Native American Heritage Month and is a welcomed opportunity for me to share about a program I believe is strengthening our Native American communities one youth at a time....

American Indian College Fund Beaded Girl
It’s Native American Heritage Month—a perfect time for the American Indian College Fund to ask: “How much do you know about American Indian culture?” An American Indian IQ quiz fea...
Irene Pettigrew Digby Chickasaw Nation 2015
Chickasaw Nation
Irene Pettigrew Digby is a living legacy...
Kitcki Carroll

November is Native American Heritage Month, a month set aside every year, in recent history, with the purpose and intent of recognizing the significant contributions that we, as first Americans, have made to the establishment and growth of the United States....

Pequot Chairman Rodney Butler Wayne Reels
Christina Rose
For the first time in history, on November 5, Mashantucket Pequot tribal members, dignitaries, and guests gathered to celebrate the Mashantucket Pequot flag being raised over the C...
University of Las Vegas Nevada Suzan Shown Harjo
Caitlyn Caruso
Dr. Suzan Shown Harjo , president and executive director of the Morning Star Institute, and one of several plaintiffs who led Harjo et al. v. Pro Football Inc...
Indian Country Reddit
Ada Claire
Columbus Day has passed and Native American Heritage Month is upon us, serving as an external reminder that we have a distinct voice among the cacophony of the mainstream...
Shelley Lowe DVIDS Native American Heritage Month
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Shelly Lowe, executive director of the Harvard University Native American Program, visited the U.S...
Chickasaw Cultural Center Brad Deramus Canoe
Chickasaw Nation
They were the metaphorical pickup trucks of their day. Native Americans used them to ferry families across rivers, move trade goods to market and as a means of travel...
USS George Washington Heritage Month
Chris Cavagnaro
WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN—Sailors aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) celebrated Native American Heritage Month on the ship’s mess decks during a ceremo...