Native American Council

Tue, Oct 11, 2016, 1:50am
The recent installation of the Lenape plaque on Columbia’s campus brings to mind our University’s revolutionary past.
Tue, Oct 11, 2016, 1:46am
To honor those who occupied territory in Manhattan before the colonization of the Americas, the Native American Council, Office of University Life, and Office of Multicultural Affairs unveiled a plaque dedicated to the Lenape people in an Indigenous Peoples Day ceremony on Monday.
Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 11:43pm
Following support from Executive Vice President for University Life Suzanne Goldberg, the Native American Council is moving ahead in its efforts to install a plaque commemorating the indigenous people who originally inhabited the land on which the Morningside Heights campus was built.
Wed, Oct 21, 2015, 2:39am
Columbia’s recruitment of Native students is not fully representative of Native identities.
Mon, Oct 12, 2015, 10:18pm
As part of its celebration of Indigenous People’s Day, the Native American Council is calling on Columbia to officially recognize the holiday and install a plaque on campus commemorating the Lenni Lenape
Mon, May 4, 2015, 12:02am
First-year Evan Morris discusses what could be done to make student life at Columbia more accessible to those with disabilities.
Sun, Apr 26, 2015, 9:36pm
At the Native American Council’s fifth annual powwow, students and guests wearing Native American regalia performed dances in order to commemorate and celebrate Native American culture.    
Thu, Nov 13, 2014, 12:05am
In this week's lead story, Mariah Gladstone looks at how marginalized communities use humor to resist oppression. 
Tue, Oct 14, 2014, 12:10am
Held as an alternative to Columbus Day, Indigenous Peoples’ Day was both a celebration of Native American history and culture and a protest against the more traditional holiday.
Mon, Oct 13, 2014, 5:24am
Columbia does not go far enough by not celebrating Columbus Day; it should instead celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day.