Tag: native american culture

Thanksgiving evokes mixed feelings among students

Now that the excitement of Halloween season is over, it’s time to prepare for Thanksgiving – an arguably politically incorrect holiday that gets a mixed reception, at least among students at the University of La Verne. 

Author rewrites history in memoir

Deborah A. Miranda, author of “Bad Indians: A Tribal Memoir,”  this year’s selection for the One Book, One University series, gave a lecture at noon Wednesday in the Athletics Pavilion.

Students perform sage gathering ritual

The Ludwick Center held a sage gathering event to celebrate indigenous traditions on March 18.

Stories celebrate Native heritage

Trevor Thomson, a Karuk Tribe member, sings and recites a prayer Monday at the Ludwick Center.

Countries should return looted museum items

France has announced that it will return 26 looted artifacts to Benin, marking the beginning of the process of returning all stolen artifacts in its national museums taken by force. 

New law reinforces Native American students’ rights

Last month on Native American Day Gov. Gavin Newsom signed 13 bills in support of the Native American community, two of which are specifically for Native American students.

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