News and Events
Native American named Poet Laureate
UWM English and American Indian Studies Professor Kimberly Blaeser has been named the Wisconsin Poet Laureate for 2015–2016. Hear her recite her poem "Refractions (for Bill Harrold)." Read more about this exceptional honor bestowed upon Kimberly Blaeser on Today@UWM and at Wisconsin Poet Laureate website.
National Native American Heritage Month
November is National Native American Heritage month. Anthropology and American Indian Studies Associate Professor Bernard Perley spoke at the Office of Homeland Security/Citizenship and Immigrations Services Field Office's Naturalization Ceremony room as part of the month's celebrations.
News and Event Archive
36th Annual UW-Milwaukee Autumn Pow Wow
Theme: Honoring Women
Saturday, November 2, 2013
UWM Ballroom, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
For information, call (414) 229-5880
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American Indian Sovereignty and Resource Management Conference, April 7–8, 2014
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Join us as we discuss the answers to such questions as: What does Tribal Sovereignty mean? What are the historic roots of the federal-tribal relationship? Why do Tribes have a say in resources development?