COVID-19 Information

As we work together to battle the coronavirus, we will continue to offer safe instruction in the classroom. The American Indian Studies office(s) are open, and working in accordance with the guidelines recommended by CDC and the university, and we are continuing to provide student, staff, and faculty assistance. If you need further assistance we can be reached Monday-Friday 8am-5pm Mountain Standard Time at 520-626-8143, or by email to

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Post date: Wed, 12/26/2018 - 4:09pm

AIS professor Len Necefer,PhD featured in Outside Magazine and the Atlantic. Full Outside...

Post date: Mon, 12/17/2018 - 10:24pm

Hai Dooleł: a play written by, directed by, and starring Navajo language students to preserve culture

Post date: Mon, 09/10/2018 - 9:26am

Learning From Laura Ingalls Wilder

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UA scientist and AIS affiliated faculty, Dr. Karletta Chief has been...

Post date: Tue, 10/31/2017 - 2:17pm

Kiera Ladner, a Fulbright scholar from Canada, has brought her international and interdisciplinary experience in indigenous politics to the Department of American Indian Studies as it marks...

Post date: Thu, 09/29/2016 - 11:45am


Great work students did over the summer interning at places like the Pascua Yaqui Tribe, the Department of the Interior, and the National Indian Gaming...

Post date: Tue, 08/16/2016 - 2:03pm

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Dear Colleagues,

I am writing to share some important news about Professor Keith James in American Indian Studies.  Effective immediately, Keith will step...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 12:54pm

Maria Lourdes Escalante just graduated from the University of Arizona in May with a double major in Political Science and American Indian Studies.

Post date: Wed, 05/04/2016 - 4:49pm

I am happy to announce that your 2016‐2017 AIS Graduate Student Council Executive Officers are:

Jacelle Ramon-Sauberan, President

Kari Quiballo, Vice President

Michelle Boyer-...


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