Explore the various events, programs, and partnerships offered by Northern Arizona University, the Native American Cultural Center, and it’s partners.
NACC Event Schedule
The NACC creates programming and events in 4 areas: cultural expression events, social outreach events, inclusive educational events, and Indigenous health and wellbeing events. Information from the “Future Leaders” survey and the Indigenous Student Forums provided by NAU Indigenous students helped in creating the events schedule. Check out the schedules below and stop by the NACC!
Please use the QR Code or this link to RSVP for NACC events, thank you!
Native American Heritage Month Events – November 2021
Cultural Stressbuster: Jewelry Making, All November in the NACC Gathering Room NACC bldg. 14
We have all of the supplies, experience, and stories to make necklaces, bracelets, earrings, or whatever you can imagine! Stop by and take some time to create something anytime in the NACC Gathering Room all month! Supplies are available while they last!
Indigenizing Education Series with NAU Indigenous Faculty Dr. Alisse Ali-Joseph, Monday Nov. 22, 6pm-7pm, NACC bldg. 14
As the final part of our series, we are pleased to welcome an Indigenous NAU Faculty member to share their research and experience in Indigenizing Education at NAU! Connect via Zoom: nau.zoom.us Meeting ID: 852 2540 7508 Password: NACC Phone Number: 669-900-6833. Please note the sound and video quality may not be clear as the technology in the room is for in-person usage.
Cultural Stressbuster: Leather Working with Eugene Begay, Monday Nov. 29, 2pm-5pm, NACC bldg. 14
Please RSVP for this cultural stressbusters workshop on working with leather with Eugene Begay on Monday November 29th. Stop by to start work on your own project, supplies will be provided with an RSVP, use the QR code above.
Elder Centering Circle with Lorenzo Max, Tuesday Nov. 30, 12pm-2pm, NACC bldg. 14
Join Elder Lorenzo Max on Tuesday November 30 from 12pm to 2pm at the NACC for a Elder Centering Circle with Lorenzo Max. You can also attend the event virtually via Zoom Meeting ID: 839 9475 1718 Password: elders. Please note the sound and video quality may not be clear as the technology in the room is for in-person usage.
Indigenous Agents of Change Series ft. The Well For Culture Team- Thosh Collins & Chelsey Luger, Tuesday Nov. 30, 5pm – 7pm
Connect via Zoom: nau.zoom.us Meeting ID: 852 2540 7508 Password: NACC Phone Number: 669-900-6833. Please note the sound and video quality may not be clear as the technology in the room is for in-person usage.
Elders Workshop with Viki Blackgoat, Rag Rugging Wednesday Dec. 1, 2:30p-4p
Join NACC Staff and Elder Viki Blackgoat on Wednesday December 1st, 2:30pm-4:00pm at the NACC (bldg. 14) to learn check in on students’ Rag rug weaving progress and assistance in completing your rug and taking it off the loom. RSVP for free materials and lunch!
Elders Storytellers Series ft. Paul Long at the NACC & OISS Winter Celebration, Friday Dec. 3, 12p-2p
Join NACC Elder Paul Long, Sr. for his Elders Program “Storytellers” lecture at the NACC & OISS Winter Celebration on Friday Dec. 3, 12pm-2pm at the NACC (bldg. 14), Mr. Long will share Winter Stories and his knowledge of string games & star constellations!
NACC & OISS Ornament Party, Friday Dec. 3, 2p-4p
Join the NACC and OISS Teams for a Christmas Ornament Decorating Party after our Elders Program Winter Celebration at 2p to 4p! We will provide materials and snacks, please use the RSVP link above to register for supplies!