34th Annual Medicine Ways Conference “Language: Revitalization of a Culture”

“A language dies every 14 days. A language dies when the last speaker of that language dies, and the world loses the knowledge that was contained in that language. Even before the last speaker dies, a language is useless when it no longer defines a community and cannot be used to communicate meaning… Half of […]

34th Annual UCR Pow Wow

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Save The Dates May 22nd – 23rd, 2015 @ the UCR Sports Center 1000 W. Blaine St. Riverside, CA 92507 :::Event is FREE & OPEN to the PUBLIC::: Native American Arts and Crafts Vendors, Information Booths, Food Vendors and much more! Master of Ceremonies: Bobby Whitebird (Cheyenne) Arena Director: Victor Chavez (Diné) More Head Staff […]

California Indians, Canonization of Junípero Serra, and Consequences of Colonialism

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California Center for Native Nations, Rupert Costo Chair, and Sacred Places Institute for Indigenous Peoples presents a symposium California Indians, Canonization of Junípero Serra, and Consequences of Colonialism March 13, 2015, University of California Riverside Rupert Costo Library, 4th Floor Rivera Library, UCR Campus Lunch on your own from 12-1:30 PM; Flute by Henry Vasquez […]