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

Event Flyer for Feast Friday Event on February 24, 2023

Feast Friday

Join Native American Student Association (NASA) and the Native American Faculty & Staff Association (Skoden UA) at 12pm on the 2nd floor of the Nugent Building for lunch and community-building.

When: 12-1pm, February 24th

Where: Nugent Building, 2nd Floor

Skoden UA Spring Social Gathering flyer

Spring Social Gathering

Sponsored by: UA Native Faculty and Skoden UA Native Faculty and Staff Association
Date: March 17, 2023
Time: 5pm to when it ends
Location: 4750 North Campbell Avenue Tucson, AZ 85718

Join us for our spring social gathering and enjoy food, drinks and games.
Families are welcome: we will have an inflatable for the kids and adults

RSVP: QR code (on flyer) or here:

Past Events

Event Flyer for Holiday Social on December 8, 2022

Skoden UA Holiday Social: Native American Faculty & Staff Association

Join the Native American Faculty & Staff Association for their Holiday Social on Thursday, December 8th from 6-9pm. This event is family-friendly; please RSVP using the QR code on the flyer by December 1st.