American Indian Club

Mission Statement:

    The American Indian Council (AIC) is a student club that organizes activities and events which honor the beauty of Native American cultures.  AIC strives to provide quality opportunities for Native American and non-Native American students. We strive to provide components of academic and extracurricular experiences that encourage student engagement within the university and community.

Upcoming Events:

  • November 1, 2017
      1. Native American Sunrise Ceremony @ 8 am at the flagpoles
      2. Breakfast following Sunrise Ceremony
      3. Diné Language Workshop 10:30 am-11:30 am
      4. Setup display in the bridge
  • November 8, 2017
      "Beyond Standing Rock" film screening and panel discussion.
  • November 14, 2017
      Native Symposium @ 10:30 am in Wildcat Theater
      Keynote speaker: Dr. Cassandra Manuelito-Kerkvliet
  • March 31, 2018
      Weber State University Pow-Wow!!!!!

Our Goals:

  1. To invite all WSU Native American Indian students to belong to the AIC and to get involved by attending weekly or bi-weekly council meetings and participating in AIC activities that are held each month.
  2. For the AIC members to make their interests known by their participation in the meetings.
  3. To help plan the Pow Wow and other major events that the AIC sponsors during the school year.


American Indian Senator
Patricia Benally, Dine (Navajo)

American Indian Council President
Bessie Pettigrew, Dine (Navajo)

American Indian Council Advisor
Tashina Barber
Phone: 801-626-7367
Office: Student Services Suite 150P



» Meeting Times

When: Every Friday
Where: SC 233 (Career Services Suite)
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

» Contact

For more information about American Indian Club

» Connect with American Indian Club