American Indian Studies Activities
American Indian Studies has a number of activities available for Harding students.Braided Journeys (After School Progam)Tuesdays & Wednesdays: Tutoring, study and learning space, 2:15 pm -3:30 pm, Room 1425Thursdays: Cultural Activities, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm, Room 1425Sponsored by Jack Auginash, Graduation CoachLakota Drum GroupThursdays, 2:10 pm -3:30 pm, Room 1411Sponsored by Barry FrantumLakota Language teacher Barry Frantum leads this group for young men and women who are interested in learning to sing at the powwow drum. Students will perform in at least 3 events each year, such as the Indian Ed Youth Honoring, and Indian Ed Senior Recognition.Ojibwe and Lakota Quiz Bowl TeamsTuesdays, 2:15 - 3:30 pm, Rooms 1425 & 1411Sponsored by Stephanie Schroeder and Barry FrantumTop Ojibwe and Lakota Language students are invited to join the quiz bowl teams. There are regional competitions for each of the teams.*Students should confirm activity days with the sponsors.
4th Annual Oyate Language Bowl
This year's Oyate Language Bowl will be on April 28th, 2018
Join us! All students, parents, and community are welcome to attend. There will be a Wacipi (powwow) the night before, Friday, April 27th.
Hosted by Harding American Indian Studies Program and the University of Minnesota.
Powwows / Events
Oyate Language Bowl at Harding
April 28th, 2018
AIS Powwow at Harding:
April 27th, 2018
Other SPPS Indian Education Powwows held at
American Indian Magnet School* :
- Friday, Oct. 13, 2017: 6 - 8 pm
- Friday, Nov. 10, 2017: 6 - 8 pm
- Friday, Jan. 12, 2018: 6 - 8 pm
- Friday, Feb. 9, 2018: 6 - 8 pm
- Friday, Mar. 9, 2018: 6 - 8 pm
*American Indian Magnet School; 1075 Third St E; St Paul, MN 55106