Preserving Culture: Native American Student Alliance Hosts Beading Workshop
On Nov 1, Pam Alec, Accounting Clerk at the bursar, hosted a workshop on the indigenous practice of beadings. She was invited b the Native American Student Alliance (NASA). NASA sponsors periodically programming for students and the community.
NASA is the college organization representing and serving as an advocate for the Native American students at TCC. Specifically, NASA seeks to create an inclusive environment where indigenous students can come together and celebrate their culture, according to the description of the college’s website. A couple of the programs sponsored annually are a powwow, arts and crafts events, and mindfulness practices such as yoga.
NASA meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. in Room 214 of the Metro Campus Student Union. The group welcomes all students and faculty members. For more information visit TCC Native American Student Alliance on Facebook.