Celebrating Indigenous Peoples

Native American statue
The Office of Inclusive Community recognizes we sit on the traditional lands of the Caddo and Wichita people. Visit the UCO Land Acknowledgement website to learn more.

As we celebrate Native American Heritage Month, I want to share the following resources with the campus community. Let’s learn the different ways we can decolonize our institutions and communities.

Why Aren’t There More Native American Restaurants

When you think of North American cuisine, do Indigenous foods come to mind? Chef Sean Sherman serves . . .  read more

Research with the Delaware Tribe

photo of Elizabeth and others at the Delaware Tribe headquarters

[by Ally Weides, re-posted from the Fall 2019 STLR Newsletter]

Sophomore education major, Elizabeth Connor, recently started her first STLR-funded project. The title of her project is, Research with the Delaware Tribe.

Elizabeth’s initial idea for her STLR project was to research the statistics on missing and murdered indigenous women in Oklahoma. . . .  read more