Celebrate thanksgiving in the traditional Native way with an all-inclusive northeastern-style social gathering featuring a local Native drum and traditional northeastern native foods. All are welcome to attend!
#WomenOn20s Info-Session with Founder Barbara Howard
Abramson Family Founders Room, SIS Building
Women on 20s Co-Founder Barbara Howard, recently ranked #37 on The POLITICO 50, will visit to discuss the Women on 20s movement and the next steps to ensuring that both women and Native Americans are iconized on the $20 bill in place of slave trader Andrew Jackson, the president who instituted the Indian Removal Act.
Writer, producer and lead actress Tanis Parenteau (Metis) will join SANC for a screening of her short film "A Big Black Space." Based on a true story, the film reveals the culture of violence one Native American woman faces as she narrowly escapes sexual assault. The film will be followed by a dialogue with Parenteau and other noted guests on the ongoing epidemic of Missing and Murdered ...more
SANC will commemorate Native American Heritage Month and thanks for season's harvest with its second annual Nunnowa Round Dance Social. The event will include a spread of traditional Native and Thanksgiving foods, with drumming, singing and dancing by Shinnecock Youth Council group.