Events and Programs

Events and Programs

Please contact if you have American Indian, First Nations or Global Indigenous events that you would like promoted here and in our newsletter.

2023 Fall Semester

Duke Student Affairs’ list of Native American Heritage Month Events

Monday, November 6

Indigenous philosopher Kyle Whyte
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Griffith Theater
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Thursday, November 9

Cultural Conversations: Lyle Thompson and the Medicine Game
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Champions Club
Cameron Indoor Stadium
More info:

Thursday, November 9

UNC Mike Greene Lecture: Niigaan Sinclair

Tuesday, November 28

Ashley Lomboy seminar (Waccamaw Siouan STEM Studio)
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Field Auditorium, Grainger Hall

Friday, December 1

The First Nations Film and Video Festival presentation of Slash/Back
Doors at 6:30 p.m., showing at 7:00 p.m.
The Ruby (Rubenstein Arts Center)

2024/25 Spring Semester

  • Tsalagi Scholars Conference

2025/26 – NASI’s Year of American Indian Pop Culture

  • Nasher American Indian Pop Art exhibit
  • Rubenstein Artist-in-Residence (TBA)
  • Theater performance (TBA)

Native American Studies projects across Duke University

  • Native American Studies Minor (in progress)
  • Duke Institutional History Project (DIHP)
  • Cherokee Industrial School (in progress)
  • Duke Farms Southeastern American Indian Garden
  • Duke Gardens Southeastern Indigenous Garden (in progress)