Virtual Programs

Virtual Office Hours

Virtual Office HoursThe ITRC staff, Elena Hood, Director and Corrine Hensley-Dellefield, Coordinator, are available to meet with students for 1:1 Zoom, phone or other virtual meetings, conversations, talks, etc.. 

Contact the staff to set up an individual appointment.

Elena Hood - 

Corrine Hensley-Dellefield -


What We're Learning...

What We're LearningUC San Diego students and community members can access and contribute to a growing collection of podcasts and interesting reads related to a variety of Native American topics.  The ITRC staff will select one reading each week of the Spring quarter and invites students to join in an online discussion. Access the collection HERE.




Native American Movies Watch Party

Watch PartyEvery even week of the quarter the ITRC will host a watch party and conversation of a Native American film and invites all students to join the party and discussion.  Calendar of Watch Parties can be found HERE.





Recipes for Working Remotely (and Traditional Cooking)

RecipesWhile we are sheltering in place, we have an opportunity to explore new recipes.  HERE you can find and contribute to new recipes shared with our ITRC community. This is also an opportunity to share your traditional food recipes!





Virtual Language and Culture Table

Language and Culture TableWant to share a greeting or some basic vocabulary in your Native language or learn someone else's?  Can you teach a cultural activity or want to learn a new one?  Do you have traditional social songs, dances, or games from your tribe that you could share?  Join us for our Virtual Language and Culture Table!  You can find a schedule of upcoming events HERE.  If you have an idea for future Virtual Language and Culture Tables you can submit it HERE.



American Indian Writing Circle

Writing Circle FlyerFall Dates: Wednesdays & Fridays, October 21 to December 11, 2020
Time: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: Zoom link 

Join us for a virtual writing workshop, hosted by the ITRC and the UCSD Writing Hub.  We will discuss writing strategies and projects, as well as develop writing and time management skills. All sessions will be held via Zoom.