The Daily Northwestern

Dittmar exhibit aims to promote awareness of Sand Creek Massacre, Native American issues

Rachel Yang, Copy Chief

October 1, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

A new exhibit in the Dittmar Gallery portrays scenes from a massacre marring Northwestern’s history. The exhibit, which opened at Dittmar on Sept. 17 and runs through Oct. 25, features more than 30 works of three American-Indian...

Weinberg faculty call for Native American Studies Department as leadership council visits campus

Madeline Fox, Assistant Campus Editor

May 20, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

Several Weinberg professors are calling for a Native American Studies Department in a proposal submitted to the dean’s office last week. The seven professors who submitted the proposal comprise a committee tasked with creating...

One Book selection continues Northwestern’s Native American inclusion efforts

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 10, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

The subject of next year's selection for the One Book One Northwestern program is focused on the history of Native Americans, following a recommendation from the Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force. The task...

Northwestern reserves funds for Indigenous Research Center

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

February 17, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

Northwestern funds have been reserved to create an Indigenous Research Center, the University announced this month. The creation of the research center is among many recommendations that the Native American Outreach and Inclusion...