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This illustration depicts an ofrenda decorated for Día de Los Muertos, complete with photos, offerings and traditional marigolds. In Mexico, marigolds symbolize the power of the sun and are believed to bring souls back to this plane.

Día de los Muertos holiday is ‘rooted in Indigenous celebrations of life’

Kimberly Clairmont, News Contributor
November 1, 2021

Oregon State University faculty members provide insight into the historical roots, misconceptions and cultural significance surrounding the upcoming holiday, Día de los Muertos. Nov. 1 and 2 are recognized...

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Native American Longhouse Indigenous cultures

the Baro Staff
September 15, 2017

The Native American Longhouse Eena Haws has been on the Oregon State campus since 1971, making it the longest standing cultural resource center on campus. “The Native American Longhouse Eena Haws represents...

OSU celebrated Day of the Dead

Nolan Bauermeister Multimedia Contributor
November 4, 2016

OSU students gathered on Wednesday to celebrate the holiday of Day of The Dead on campus.The evening observance of the holiday took place at Native American Longhouse. Festivities included food, face painting,...

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