Native American Heritage Month

graphic on a green background features a medicine wheel on the right. On the left are two logos: the Intersect times twelve Native American logo and the University of Utah's Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion division logo.

IntersectX12: Native American heritage

November may be over, but honoring Native American heritage is not.


Sixteen headshots on top of a red background.

Recognizing our Native faculty, staff and students

Meet many of the outstanding Native members of our University of Utah community.


Humans of the U: Faith Bowman

“I seek to become a new healer, bridging the traditional knowledge of my community with the knowledge pioneered by investigating glucose metabolism.”


Wide photo taken behind group of 5 drummers sitting down in a large grass field. In front of them, several couples participate in a Bear Dance and many people sitting in chairs form a large circle around them. Taken during the Tri Ute conference at the University of Utah.

An enduring relationship

For the past 49 years, the Ute Indian Tribe has reaffirmed a partnership with the University of Utah.


graphic on a green background features a medicine wheel on the right. On the left are two logos: the Intersect times twelve Native American logo and the University of Utah's Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion division logo.

Grounded by Indigenous love, resilience in kinship

A video interview honoring and celebrating Native American Heritage Month.


Native American Heritage Month

Events planned in honor of Native American Heritage Month.


Honoring Native American heritage

The University of Utah is planning several events and programs in honor of Indigenous Peoples Day on Oct. 12 and Native American Heritage Month in November.