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Native American Heritage Month Events

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Month
November
Year
1993
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November is Nativa American Heritage Month. Each of the following events is sponsored by the U-M Office of Academie Multicultural Initiatives in conjunction with other university departments. For more information, cali Melissa López at the Office of Academie Multicultural Initiatives, 936-1055. I MONDAY: "In the Spirit of Tradition": Opening Ceremonies 7-9 pm, Mich. Union, Kuenzel Rm. Guest Drummers: Blue Lake Singers. 5 FRIDAY: "Fetal Alcohol Syndrome": Brown Bag Series 12-1 pm, W. Engineering, Women's Studies Lounge with guest speaker, Ojibwe member Maria Harrison, from Detroit Indian Health and Family Services. II THURSDAY: Reflecting on 1993: "The International Year of the World's Indigenous Peoples" 7-9 pm, Mich. League, Henderson Rm. Guest speaker: Mikmaq member Russell Barsh, Visiting Professor, University of Lethbridge, and delégate to the Four Directions Council. 1 2 FRI DA Y: " Environmental Issues on Reserva tions" : Brown Bag Series 12-1 pm, W. Engineering, Women's Studies Lounge. Guest Speaker, Russell Barsh. "If Jesus Met Nanabush": De-Ba-jeh-Mu-Jig Theatre Group 8 pm, Stockwell, Blue Carpet Lounge. Play about the destined meeting of two spirited people at the Grand River Pow Wow. 16 TUESDAY: "Issues Facing Native American Women" 7-9 pm, Mich. Union Anderson Rms A, B, C. Guest Speaker, Cheyenne & Hodukjee Muscogee member Suzan Harjo, Pres. & Exec. Director of Moming Star Institute. 18 THURSDAY: "Incident at Oglala" 7-9 pm, E. Quad, Greene Lounge. Video presentation for support of the March on Washington (2 1 Nov.) for the freedom of Leonard Peltier. 19 FRIDAY: "Dispelling the Myth of the Noble Savage" Brown Bag Series 12-1 pm, W. Engineering, Women's Studies Lounge. Guest speaker, Sault Sainte Marie Chippewa member George Comell. 22 MONDAY: "Native American Novelists & Poets": Panel Discussion 7-9 pm, Mich. Union, Kuenzel Rm. Guest Speakers, Ojibwe members Kimberly Blaeser and Gordon Henry, and Assiniboine member Kathryn Shanley,. 29 MONDAY: Native American Storytelling: Closing Ceremonies 7-9 pm, Trotter House. Guest Speaker, Little Traverse Odawa member Frank Ettawageshik.