Southeast American Indian Studies Program

News & Events


  • UNC Pembroke
    • The premier of the documentary "Indian Students, White Schools," which tells the story of the first Lumbee students to attend Lumberton, North Carolina's previously all-white schools, will take place on Wednesday, February 11 in Moore Hall Auditorium. The reception begins at 1:45, and the film screening and discussion starts at 2:30. This event is free and open to the public and sponsored by the North Carolina Humanities Council. Please direct questions to Dr. Olivia Oxendine at 910.521.6894 or
    • Native American Speaker Series
    • Honoring Native Foodways (November 13, 2014)
    • SAIS Open House (November 18, 2014) - 3-6 p.m., Old Main 204
    • Southeast Indian Studies Conference (April 16-17, 2015)
    • Powwow (November 2014)
    • River People Music Festival (Spring 2015)
  • State and National
    • State-wide (from NC Commission of Indian Affairs)