Events at the Many Nations Longhouse

Conference: “Engaged Humanities: Partnerships between Academia and Tribal Communities”
Conference: “Engaged Humanities: Partnerships...Nov 8
9:00 a.m.
Ford Alumni Center


Indigenous Peoples Day

The origins of Indigenous Peoples Day date back to 1989 when the South Dakota legislature passed legislation changing the second Monday in October from Columbus Day to Native American Day, celebrating the day for the first time in 1990. Two years later, in 1992, Berkeley, California, began replaced Columbus Day by celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day. University of Oregon holds a flag raising ceremony in the EMU Amphitheater each October.

Native American Heritage Month

Film, lectures, workshops, theater, colloquiums, panels, and gatherings happen across campus and the community throughout November.

UO Native American Student Union

NASU meets regularly at the Longhouse and holds frybread fundraisers.

Mother's Day Powwow

This annual event happens each May on campus. 2018 marked the 50th year and the powwow was honored with an Oregon Heritage Tradition designation from Oregon State Parks.

Native American Law Student Association

NALSA holds occasional events.

Events subject to change.