Native American Student Association

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  • Native American in front of water in Native American attire.
  • Native American in scrubs with stethoscope around neck standing outside in front of building.
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Our Mission

The mission of NASA is to create awareness and opportunities to gain knowledge of Native Americans and their culture, as well as to support students of Native American and Alaskan Indian descent. NASA holds social events and promote awareness through relevant activities such as lectures, panel discussions, documentary showings, and so on. NASA is also involved in community service and workings with local Tribes.

Upcoming Events

Nov. 10th: LODA Artwalk - Table set up 6:00-9:00pm, Downtown Mobile at Cathedral Square

Nov. 14th: NASA Student Meeting at 5:00pm, USA's Archaeology Museum

Nov. 23rd & 24th: Poarch Creek Indian annual Pow Wow, Atmore, AL

Minor in Native American Studies

Course Info & Degree Requirements

The Native American Studies Minor provides an interdisciplinary approach to

  • An understanding of the experience of the Indigenous people of North America
  • Examines both historical and contemporary issues from the perspective of Native Americans
  • Allows students to augment a wide range of majors, and position them for employment in government, education, and other areas
  • Have an increased understanding of the unique history, cultural traditions, and political status of Native Americans


Dr. Phillip Carr
Program Director
(251) 461-1948

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