Native American Faculty & Staff Association

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Skoden UA: Native American Faculty & Staff Association

The mission of Skoden UA (Native American Faculty & Staff Association) at the University of Arizona is to build community among the Native faculty, staff and other interested professionals. 

Events will take place throughout the year and are open to all Native American employees. More info is below. Please sign up for the Skoden UA listserv to stay up to date on all upcoming events:

If you have any ideas, input, or questions please submit them to Felisia Tagaban Gaskin (

For more information about the University of Arizona's support for Native staff, faculty, and students, please visit the Native American Advancement, Initiatives, and Research (NAAIR) Web Portal. NAAIR is a collaborative effort between three offices at the university dedicated to the advancement of Native faculty and students, and to the respectful and ethical research and engagement with Native nations.

Upcoming Events

Check back here for all upcoming events!

Past Events

Indigenous Peoples' Day

Flyer for Indigenous Peoples' Day hosted on the UA Mall area









Welcome Back Mixer!

SKODEN UA Welcome Back mixer flyer with berries and almonds as graphics







Summer Social Mixer

SKODEN UA Mixer flyer








Coffee Talk 

Skoden UA coffee talk event flyer



Community Gathering

Skoden UA community healing gathering flyer








Bahidaj Harvest

Skoden UA Bahidaj Harvest flyer







Spring Social Gathering

Skoden UA Spring Social Gathering flyer









Feast Friday

Event Flyer for Feast Friday Event on February 24, 2023







Skoden UA Holiday Social

Event Flyer for Holiday Social on December 8, 2022









Skoden UA Kickoff Reception

Event Flyer for Sept 20, 2022