Pac-12 schools celebrate Native American Heritage Month
All throughout the month of November, Pac-12 athletics departments and universities celebrated Native American Heritage Month. Through land acknowledgements, game dedications, and promoting student-athletes of Native American descent, Pac-12 programs highlighted the history and culture of Native American heritage across their campuses.
Happy Native American Heritage Month!
We proudly celebrate those of indigenous heritage & honor the rich culture & historic contributions that are deeply woven into our state & local community.
Arizona is home to 22 sovereign nations including the O'odham & the Yaqui in Tucson. pic.twitter.com/iEoZQn4wbx
— Arizona Athletics (@AZATHLETICS) November 1, 2021
In honor of #NativeAmericanHeritageMonth, we will be wearing special decals on the back of our helmets for Saturday's Homecoming game to honor the contributions and culture of Native American students, faculty, staff, and community members. #ItsPersonal #BearDown pic.twitter.com/GMwGMrbGtt
— Arizona Football (@ArizonaFBall) November 5, 2021
November is Native American Heritage month — a time to celebrate the history, culture and contributions of indigenous peoples.
It was an honor to play in the first ever Showdown on the Rez game back in 2018 🔱 pic.twitter.com/Hxqm75El3g
— Arizona State Sun Devils (@TheSunDevils) November 22, 2021
Today we celebrate by honoring and advocating for the freedoms, representation and social justice of Indigenous people. pic.twitter.com/6JpbYWh4x6
— Cal Athletics (@CalAthletics) October 11, 2021
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— Colorado Buffaloes (@CUBuffs) November 22, 2021
During Native American Heritage Month, we celebrate the cultures, traditions and histories of Native people, and acknowledge the contributions and knowledge they have shared.
— University of Oregon (@uoregon) November 5, 2021
— USC Women's Basketball (@USCWBB) October 11, 2021
Proud to acknowledge and honor Native American Heritage Day through storytelling from Washington student-athletes.
— Washington Athletics (@UWAthletics) November 26, 2021
We had the amazing honor of having the Nez Perce Tribe visit and bless our field as a part of Native American Heritage Month, ahead of our last home game of the season tomorrow! Thank you so much!#GoCougs | @NPT1855 pic.twitter.com/eXkKmTms8N
— Washington State Football (@WSUCougarFB) November 18, 2021
We're proud and honored to recognize our Native American student leaders on campus at tonight's @WSUCougarFB game as part of Native American Heritage Night!#GoCougs | @WSUNative | #NAHM pic.twitter.com/59vkmiek44
— Washington State Athletics (@WSUCougars) November 20, 2021