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Inside McMurry Tipi Village

Published On: Oct 04 2013 08:00:07 PM CDT   Updated On: Oct 04 2013 08:00:24 PM CDT
ABILENE, Texas -

McMurry University's homecoming is truly unique.

Social clubs put up tipi's and other dwellings that the tribe they represent would live in, and try to make them historically accurate.

Then those club members pass on the history of their tribe to new members.

Friday thousands of Big Country students got to tour and learn a little about our Native American heritage. KTXS Photojournalist Joe Fry documents the tour in the video above this article.