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35th Annual Powwow

March 5, 2022

The Carolina Indian Circle will host the 35th Annual Powwow. This year’s theme is “Reclaiming Our Space.” The event will feature cultural dances, and vendors will sell food and Native American crafts. Grounds open at 10 a.m. and Grand Entry … Continued

Alumni Spotlight: Shannon Ross

November 5, 2021

Shannon Ross has taken pride in her Lumbee-American Indian culture and self-identity since she was young. Growing up in an American Indian neighborhood, surrounded by people from the same cultural background, made her grateful to be a Native. The tight-knit … Continued

University proclamation recognizes Indigenous Peoples’ Day

October 11, 2021

University leaders and the UNC American Indian Center issued a proclamation today recognizing the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples’ Day. The proclamation acknowledges that the University is built on the homelands and villages of the region’s Indigenous peoples — historically … Continued