Photo Gallery: CNM Celebrates Native American Heritage Month
Diné punk band Weedrat performing at Native American Heritage Fest on CNM Main Campus

Photo Gallery: CNM Celebrates Native American Heritage Month

Check out photos from a wide variety of events
November 20, 2023

CNM hosted Native American Heritage Month throughout November and the festivities included a Native American career fair, a speaking engagement with John Herrington, the first Native American NASA astronaut, and a Native American Heritage Fest featuring local Indigenous bands and vendors. Hundreds of students, faculty, and staff attended in celebration of Native American culture and traditions, while also recognizing the continued struggle for inclusion and equality. You can view a full photo gallery of the events below.

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NASA Astronaut John Herrington speaking to CNM students, faculty, and staff
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John Herrington showing his class emblem
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Student asking John Herrington question
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John Herrington taking photo with CNM student
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Lead singer of Diné punk band, Becki Jones, performing at CNM Native American Heritage Fest
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Native American Heritage Fest attendees shopping with local Indigenous vendors
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Innastate, an Indigenous reggae band performing at Native American Heritage Fest