NSSA serves the needs of students registered through the Faculty of
Native Studies and students enrolled in Native Studies courses at the
University of Alberta.
focus on student-student, faculty-student, and student-community
relationship building, increasing opportunities for students to connect
classroom knowledge with communities, advocating for Native Studies
students within the Faculty of Native Studies (including other partnered
faculty disciplines) and the University of Alberta academic and
community environment, and increasing awareness regarding indigenous and
non-indigenous relationship dynamics.
a. Represent Native Studies students to the University of Alberta and the greater community;
b. Advocate for Native Studies students interests; and
c. Foster community among Native Studies students.