Five College Native American and Indigenous Studies

Spring 2015 Native American and Indigenous Studies Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2015
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
AMST 201 01 Native American Life Howard Kimewon TTH 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
AMST 322 01 History of Native Book Kiara Vigil W 02:00PM-04:00PM Amherst College
COLQ 239 01 Place of Memory Lisa Brooks, Scott Anderson TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM Amherst College
ENGL 106 01 Craft, Conversation Lisa Brooks TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
ENGL 106 02 Craft, Conversation Alicia Christoff TTH 02:30PM-03:50PM Amherst College
ENST 220 01 Environ Issues 19th Cent Edward Melillo TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
HIST 104 01 Environ Issues 19th Cent Edward Melillo TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
ENVST 317 01 American Environmental History Lauret Savoy M 01:15PM-04:05PM Mount Holyoke College
HIST 235 01 NativeAm Hist:PreContact-1865 Christine DeLucia TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM Mount Holyoke College
HIST 374 01 Early Amer./Indigenous Hist. Christine DeLucia W 01:15PM-04:05PM Mount Holyoke College
AMS 253 01 NATIVE LITERACIES TO 1880 Christen Mucher TTh 03:00-04:20 Smith College
ANT 237 01 NATIVE SOUTH AMERICANS Elizabeth Klarich TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
LAS 301 01 SEM:TOPICS LATIN AMER STUDIES Maxine Oland Th 03:00-04:50 Smith College
ANTHRO 297LD 01 ST: Ojibwe Lang & Culture 2 Kimewon Howard M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 370 01 Contemporary Issues-N Amer Ind Jean Forward TH 2:30PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 670 01 Contmp Iss of Natv Am Inds: NE Jean Forward TH 2:30PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
ENGLISH 116 01 Native American Literature Ron Welburn M W 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
ENGLISH 373 01 American Indian Literature Laura Furlan TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 393A 01 S-Native American Activism N Couch M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NRC 579 01 Cree Culture, NatRes&Sustnblty Paul Barten M 5:30PM 7:30PM UMass Amherst

Fall 2014 Native American and Indigenous Studies Courses

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
AMST 111 01 Global Valley Lisa Brooks TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
AMST 111 02 Global Valley Francis Couvares TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
AMST 111 03 Global Valley Robert Hayashi TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
AMST 240 01 Rethinking Pocahontas Kiara Vigil TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
AMST 274 01 Native American Lit Lisa Brooks TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM Amherst College
ENGL 274 01 Native American Lit Lisa Brooks TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM Amherst College
AMS 203 01 WOMEN/SEX/GENDER IN EARLY AMER Christen Mucher TTh 01:00-02:50 Smith College
AFROAM 296D 01 S-Intro to Native Film Joyce Vincent 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 220 01 Intro: Native American Studies Denene De Quintal TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 270 01 North American Indians Jean Forward TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 297FW 01 ST-NativeAmerFoodways&PlantMed Sonya Atalay;Kimewon Howard M W 9:05AM 10:20AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 297LC 01 ST-Ojibwe Lang & Culture 1 Sonya Atalay;Kimewon Howard M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 499C 01 Honors Thesis Seminar-1st Sem Kathleen Brown-Perez TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
ENGLISH 341 01 Autobiography Studies Laura Furlan M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 397Z 01 ST-Intro to Public History Samuel Redman TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
LINGUIST 391B 01 S-Indigenous Lang of NoAmerica Margaret Speas M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst

Spring 2014 Native American and Indigenous Studies Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
HIST 234 01 The Atlantic World Christine DeLucia TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM Mount Holyoke College
HIST 373 01 Cartography & Explor/N America Christine DeLucia W 01:15PM-04:05PM Mount Holyoke College
AMS 229 01 NATIVE NEW ENGLAND Christen Mucher TTh 01:00-02:30 Smith College
HST 270 01 COLQ:ASPECTS OF AMERICAN HIST Elizabeth Pryor TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
HST 270 02 COLQ:ASPECTS OF AMERICAN HIST Neal Salisbury TTh 03:00-04:50 Smith College
ANTHRO 370 01 Contemporary Issues-N Amer Ind Jean Forward TH 2:30PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 670 01 Contmp Iss of Natv Am Inds: NE Jean Forward TH 2:30PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
ENGLISH 116 01 Native American Literature Laura Furlan TU TH 11:15AM 12:30PM UMass Amherst
GEO-SCI 450 01 IndigenousPeoples&Conservation Stanley Stevens TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst

Fall 2013 Native American and Indigenous Studies Courses

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2013
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
AMST 240 01 Rethinking Pocahontas

Kiara Vigil

TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM

Amherst College
AMST 280 01 When Corn Mother Meets

Lisa Brooks, Kiara Vigil

T 01:00PM-03:20PM

Amherst College
ENVST 317 01 American Environmental History

Lauret Savoy

M 01:15PM-04:05PM

Mount Holyoke College
HIST 235 01 Native Amer Hist through 1865

Christine DeLucia

TTH 01:15PM-02:30PM

Mount Holyoke College
AFROAM 496 01 Independent Study

1:00AM 1:00AM

UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 220 01 Intro: Native American Studies

Donna Gould

TU TH 11:15AM 12:30PM

UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 270 01 North American Indians

Jean Forward

TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM

UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 397MG 01 ST-Languages/Mexico&Guatemala

Emiliana Cruz

TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM

UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 499C 01 Honors Thesis Seminar-1st Sem

Kathleen Brown-Perez

TU TH 9:30AM 10:45AM

UMass Amherst
GEO-SCI 497PA 01 ST-ProtectdAreas/IndigenousPpl

Stanley Stevens

TU TH 11:15AM 12:30PM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 A IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

Alice Nash

TU TH 4:00PM 4:50PM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD01 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 9:05AM 9:55AM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD02 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 10:10AM 11:00AM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD03 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 12:20PM 1:10PM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD04 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 10:10AM 11:00AM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD05 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 11:15AM 12:05PM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD06 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 1:25PM 2:15PM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD07 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 10:10AM 11:00AM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD08 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 11:15AM 12:05PM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 170 AD09 IndigenousPeoples/NorthAmerica

M 1:25PM 2:15PM

UMass Amherst

Pages

Spring 2013 Native American and Indigenous Studies Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ENGL 459 01 Native American Novels

Lisa Brooks

TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM

Amherst College
NS 0206 1 The Pacific Northwest

Peter Westover

12:30PM-01:50PM T,TH

Hampshire College
HIST 101 01 Latin America in 50 Objects

Joshua Rosenthal

MW 11:00AM-12:15PM

Mount Holyoke College
HIST 101 02 Info Networks in Early America

Christine DeLucia

TTH 01:15PM-02:30PM

Mount Holyoke College
HIST 237 01 War/Violence in Early N. Amer.

Christine DeLucia

TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM

Mount Holyoke College
AMS 353 01 SEM: NATIVE LITERACIES TO 1880

Christen Mucher

MW 01:10-02:30

Smith College
HST 372 01 SEM:PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN HIST

Neal Salisbury

T 03:00-04:50

Smith College
ENGLISH 373 01 American Indian Literature

Laura Furlan

M W 4:40PM 5:55PM

UMass Amherst
HISTORY 692D 01 S-IndigenousPeoples/PublicHist

Alice Nash

TH 2:30PM 5:00PM

UMass Amherst
NRC 225 01 Forests and People

Paul Barten

M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM

UMass Amherst
NRC 597CC 01 ST-Cree Culture, NatRes&Sustnb

Paul Barten

TU 7:00PM 9:00PM

UMass Amherst

Previous Courses


For over a decade, the Five College NAIS Certificate Program has featured a wide variety of courses. Many of the courses listed below have not been offered in several years. Please consult the Five College Course Schedule and NAIS Course List to see what is currently available.

Amherst College

  • ENG 60 Native American Expressive Traditions 
  • HIST 31 Native American Histories

Hampshire College

  • HA 238 Paired Landscapes: Place as Experienced by North American Indians and Whites 
  • NS 135 Health in America to 1492 
  • NS 235 American Indian Health 1492-1992 
  • NS 300 Indigenous Women's Health 
  • SS 178 Indigenous Peoples and Europeans: A Legal Perspective 
  • SS 237 Indigenous Politics in Latin America

Mount Holyoke College

  • ANTH 202s Latin American Society and Culture 
  • GEO 317s Perspectives on American Environmental History 
  • LATIN AM 376f Foundations of the Colonial Enterprise in the Americas

Smith College

  • AM STD 221 American Indians, American Identities 
  • ANTH 237a Native South Americans 
  • ANTH 240a Anthropology of Museums 
  • ART HIST 201a American Indian Art and Architecture 
  • ART HIST 204a Arts of the Pre-Columbian Andes 
  • ART HIST 205b Arts of Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica 
  • HIST 245 Empire in the North: Native Peoples in Siberia and Alaska
  • HIST 268 North American Indians since 1500 
  • HIST 270 Cross-cultural Captivity in North America 1500-1860
  • HIST 372 Probs. In Amer. Hist.: Cross-Cultural Captivity in No. Amer. 1500-1860 
  • SOC 213 Ethnic Minorities in America

UMass Amherst

  • ANTH 270 North American Indians 
  • ANTH 337 Mesoamerican Archaeology 
  • ANTH 369 North American Archaeology 
  • ANTH 370 Contemporary Issues of North American Indians: Focus on the Northeast
  • ANTH 375 South American Archaeology 
  • ANTH 376 South American Ethnology 
  • ANTH 397 Andean Archaeology 
  • ANTH397 Anthropology of Education
  • ANTH 497B Native American Languages
  • ANTH 697 with ANTH 370Contemp Issues of North American Indians
  • BIO 197b Ethnobotany of Northeastern American Indians 
  • COMM 497 Native American Communication 
  • EDUC 377 Intro to Multicultural Education 
  • ENG 116 Native American Literature 
  • ENG497 Topics in Native American Literature 
  • GEO 497 Indigenous Peoples and Conservation 
  • GEO 692B New Paradigm Conservation: Linking Conservation, Rights & Social Justice
  • HIST 170 Indigenous Peoples of North America 
  • HIST 397 Topics in Native American History 
  • HIST 398N Native American Activism in New England 
  • HIST 572 Native Peoples of the Northeast
  • HIST 693P Indigenous Peoples and the United Nations 
  • HIST 697A Theory and Method in Native American History 
  • HONORS 392X Visions and Revisions
  • HONORS 499D Capstone Course (Brown-Perez, section 08)
  • Legal Studies 460 The Legalization of American Indians 
  • Legal Studies 470 Indigenous Peoples, Global Issues 
  • STPEC 349d They Taught You Wrong