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NACC Programs

The Native Center hosts a variety of programs for students throughout the academic year. Each quarter, in November, February and May, Native American Awareness programming is spotlighted on the Stanford campus. Fall quarter programming may include Indigenous People's Day, Native Heritage Month, and a trip to the annual American Indian Film Festival in San Francisco.  Mentoring within the Native American Community is the programming focus during Winter Quarter and may include visiting artists and scholars, college motivation days, and the annual Student Mentor Dinner. Native American Awareness in Spring quarter culminates with the Stanford Powwow, Native Community Recognition Night, and the Native Graduation Dinner and Awards Presentation the night before Commencement.

Stanford Native Community Annual Programming

Throughout the school year, the Native American Cultural Center (NACC) hosts and co-sponsors a variety of cross disciplinary events from cultural practice to career development. These are initiated through diverse partnerships with student groups, academic departments, University programs, and community organizations beyond Stanford.