Events

Fall 2014

Bunky Echo Hawk: Live Art!!

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
12:30 pm in the UWM Union Concourse
Open to all students! Download poster

The Cherokee Word for Water

Thursday, November 6, 2014
7:00 pm in the UWM Union Theatre
Open to all students! Download poster

American Indian Film Festival

Friday to Sunday, November 7 – 9, 2014
Various showing times in the UWM Union Theatre (calendar)
Open to all students! Download poster

Visualizing Sovereignty

Friday, November 14 – December 12
Opening Reception on Friday, November 14
at 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Artist Talk at 7:00 pm
UWM Union Art Gallery
Open to the public! Download poster

Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians, But Were Afraid to Ask

Author, Dr. Anton Treuer
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
5:30 - 7:00 pm
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, Serenity Room
Open to the public! Download poster


Every Wednesday through November 15 . . .

AstroBreak: Anishinaabe Star Stories

Wednesday, October 15 – November 15, 2014
12:15 pm in the UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium
Physics/Planetarium Building
1900 E Kenwood Blvd
Open to the public! Download poster


37th Annual Autumn Pow Wow

Honoring Our Ancestors

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Time: 12 Noon
UWM Student Union
Location: 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.

Open to the public!
For more information, download Pow Wow poster (jpg)



Past Events


The Making of Bad Indians

Author, Deborah A. Miranda, Professor of English, Washington and Lee University
Thursday, October 16, 2014
12:30 pm in Curtin Hall 118
Will include a reading and discussion of Four Poems.
Open to all students!
Download poster

Sherman Alexie

The Partially True Story of the True Diary of a Part-time Indian
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
7:00 pm in the UWM Student Union, Wisconsin Room

36th Annual Autumn Pow Wow

Honoring Women

Saturday, November 2th, 2013
Time: Noon
Location: 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.

Open to the public!

For more information,
download the Pow Wow Poster (pdf).

Protect Our Water and Air

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Time: 3 - 4pm
Student Union, room 260
Citizens of the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa will be visiting UWM students and faculty to share the band's concerns related to the weakening of laws protecting water and air in the State of Wisconsin. See event flyer (pdf)

Rez Life: An Indian's Journey Through Reservation Life

with David Treuer

Friday, October 19, 2012
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Location: Union Fireside Lounge

Free and open to the public!

For more information,
download the event poster (pdf).


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