Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center (JWECC)

The JWECC supports Native and Indigenous students through collaborations and programming that bring visibility and respect of Native and Indigenous peoples, recognize multiple Diasporas and intersections as a consequence of colonization, and prioritize student academic success.

SPRING 2018 Programs

Study Hours
1:00-5:00 pm

Beading Project
Tuesdays 7:00-9:00 pm

Awaken your inner creativity and learn to creative Native art using beads.  Materials and tools provided!  All are welcome! Stop by and enjoy!

Success Coaching
Wednesdays 1:00-5:00pm

cultural appreciationCultural Appreciation Series: Significance of the Lei in Hawaiian Culture
Monday, February 12, 7:00-9:00 pm

Our  mission is to advance and encourage cultural expression and pride.  We share means for  participants to identify respectful ways to appreciate culture by examining history and participating in the traditional way of making a spiritual symbol, preparing food, styling hair or learning about the history of a holiday.

Create your own Hawaiian Lei and learn the meaning of this wonderful cultural practice.  Lei materials provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Enjoy Hawaiian-inspired refreshments.


Share Your Truth Self-Expression
Friday, March 30, 7:00-9:00pm


Note: The center is closed during the summer and winter intersessions. If you need to reach someone during this time, call the main number, (413) 545-2517.