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The Indigenous Peoples Day Kickoff Celebration was held as part of the Native Resource Centers Week of Action from Oct. 12-16.

Native Resource Center hosts celebration for Indigenous Peoples’ Day

by Ryan Hardison, Senior Staff Writer // October 15, 2020

To commemorate Indigenous Peoples’ Day, San Diego State’s Native Resource Center hosted Indigenous Peoples’ Day Kickoff Celebration on Monday, Oct....

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Chris Alvarado Waipuk (left) and Jake Alvarado Waipuk (right) are looking to promote Kumeyaay nation and their traditions and stories to future generations.

Native Resource Center celebrates Kumeyaay New Year

by Aleah Jarin, Staff Writer // October 3, 2020

San Diego State’s Native Resource Center celebrated Kumeyaay New Year with a Zoom meeting on Sept. 23 to discuss the significance of the holiday and...

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Jacob Alvarado Waipuk was recently named the university’s first ever Tribal Liaison.

University names first Tribal Liaison to enhance American Indian representation, educational opportunity

by Jadyn Brandt, Senior Staff Writer // March 11, 2020

When Jacob Alvarado Waipuk graduated from San Diego State in 2014, he knew he would go on to make a difference in his community. What he didn’t know...

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Opinion: Remember the true history of colonization this Thanksgiving

Opinion: Remember the true history of colonization this Thanksgiving

by Sam Mason, Staff Writer // November 25, 2019

White people need to be better about acknowledging the true history of this country and the relationship between our ancestors and indigenous people. They...

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Native American Student Alliance organized a rally to recognize Indigenous People’s Day.

Native American Student Alliance, allies celebrate Indigenous People’s Day

by Jadyn Brandt, Staff Writer // October 15, 2019

In the United States, the second Monday in October has historically been known as Columbus Day. However, the Native American Student Alliance honored...

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The Strategic Planning Committee will finish reviewing feedback during the upcoming spring semester.

University receives federal grant to support Native American populations

by Ashley Na, Staff Writer // October 9, 2019

On Sept. 30, San Diego State’s Department of Counseling and School Psychology received  $1.25 million from the U.S. Department of Education Office of...

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Minority groups across the country are battling voter suppression efforts

by Marchella Marconi, Contributor // October 31, 2018

With the 2018 midterm elections just six days away, minority groups in certain regions have been faced with a variety of different efforts dedicated to...

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