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A set of instructions for how to make Native Frybread.

Cooking with Chefs experiments with Native Frybread

by Ryan Hardison, Senior Staff Writer // December 7, 2020

Looking for a tasty traditional meal? Or a savory dessert to warm you up as the days get colder? Well, look no further than to Native frybread. For...

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Native American Student Alliance organized new banners on Campanile Walkway.

Native American Student Alliance, university work to recognize indigenous campus population

by Aretha Matsushima, Staff Writer // September 18, 2019

San Diego State’s Native American Student Alliance has collaborated with the university on initiatives to better recognize the native and indigenous...

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American Indian Studies Lecturer Oscar Ozzie Monge at an Associated Students vote on a resolution to retire the Aztec mascot and moniker in April 2017. Monge has been outspoken in favor of ending the mascot.

Lecturer who led mascot retirement fight discriminated against white student because of her race, investigation finds

by Will Fritz and Andrew Dyer // January 4, 2018

A San Diego State lecturer has been found to have discriminated against and harassed a student because of her race, then retaliated against her when she...

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The Aztec Warrior mascot – now to be called a spirit leader – at a football game in fall 2017.

Students, alumni react to mascot resolution

by Bella Ross, Staff Writer // November 15, 2017

Following a resolution to retire the human representation and use of weapons by the Aztec Warrior mascot passed by the University Senate, students and...

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Students and sympathizers protest Columbus Day, demanding that it be changed to Indigenous Peoples Day Oct. 5

Native American Student Alliance protests Columbus Day

by Amal Younis, Staff Writer // October 7, 2017

The San Diego State Native American Student Alliance held its first Indigenous Peoples Day rally Oct. 5 in protest of Columbus Day. NASA organized the...

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Courtesy of Native American Student Alliance

Native American Student Alliance celebrates culture, educates community

by Camille Dejoras, Staff Writer // September 22, 2017

The Native American Student Alliance is one of the many cultural student organizations at San Diego State. NASA was established in 1971 and continues to...

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Letter: A.S. resignees derelict in their duties

May 3, 2017
It makes me sad that my A.S. representatives were only able to stand up for one group and abandoned their obligation to stand up for another.
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SDSU Pow Wow celebrates Native American culture

SDSU Pow Wow celebrates Native American culture

by Gina Vargas, Staff Writer // May 1, 2017

San Diego-area Native American groups held the San Diego State University 44th Annual Pow Wow on Saturday, April 22. The festival included Native American...

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Students march to change the mascot prior to the spring 2017 AS vote. Photo by Andrew Dyer.

Students march to change SDSU mascot

by Will Fritz, Senior Staff Writer // April 19, 2017

San Diego State students rallied on Monday to protest the Aztec mascot ahead of the University Council’s vote on a resolution to retire the mascot. The...

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Native American Student Alliance proposes removal of Aztec mascot

Native American Student Alliance proposes removal of Aztec mascot

by Allyson Myers, Staff Writer // February 27, 2017

The Native American Student Alliance hosted an event on Feb. 15 to discuss the use of the Aztec as San Diego State’s mascot. The event was part...

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