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Native American Institute

The Native American Institute is dedicated to the support of Native student academic and professional success, tribal partnerships, and community-wide exposure to our region’s Native American heritage.

Native American students make up 28% of Southeastern’s student population and our University ranks 7th in the nation for graduating Native students.

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The first (SE) organization I joined was Native American Student Association. The people there were so fun and so cool. I remember being super shy, but I wanted to be …

Josiah Jones Business ’21

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I have enjoyed my time at Southeastern Oklahoma State University and was initially drawn to the Masters in Native American Leadership program because it has a unique curriculum, and that …

Christina Flint-Lowe Native American Leadership ’20

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Upcoming Events

Chickasaw Nation Representative: Chandler Arterberry Open Close

Every Tuesday
8:00AM-5:00PM
Native American Institute

Native American Institute hosts Chandler Arterberry, Chickasaw Nation representative, on campus each Tuesday to help assist and field questions about tribal resources.

Merchant/Student Organization Fair Open Close

August 25, 2021
11:00AM – 1:00PM

Stop by and join Native American Student Association [NASA]!

Native American Student Association [NASA] Meeting Open Close

1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month
7:00PM
Student Union Rm 202

Follow @senasalife for the latest details on meetings, projects, and other happenings.

Semple Family Museum Grand Opening Open Close

October 16, 2021
10:00AM – 1:00PM

Semple Family Museum of Native American Art
430 Montgomery Drive | Durant, OK 74701

Everyone is invited to join the celebration of our university’s new Native American art museum. Plan now to enjoy this special event during Homecoming weekend.

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