American Indian Center Resources

  • American Indian Sweat Lodge
    Due to COVID safety measures, sweats are temporarily paused.
    A sweat lodge was constructed next to the sustainability house and sweats are conducted monthly. The sweats offer all students, staff and faculty the opportunity to meditate, purify, cleanse and heal the mind, body and spirit.
  • Lakota Dictionary Online
    The Lakota Dictionary Online, established by the Lakota Language Consortium, has more than 3,000 words that are translated from English to the Lakota language
  • Ojibwe People's Dictionary
    The Ojibwe People’s Dictionary, established by faculty and students in the Department of American Indian Studies at the University of Minnesota, is a searchable, talking Ojibwe-English dictionary that features the voices of Ojibwe speakers. It is also a gateway into the Ojibwe collections at the Minnesota Historical Society.