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Funding for Revitalization of Tribal Languages Announced

January 22, 2020 - 6:13pm

“On the Northern Cheyenne Reservation, the Montana Indian Language Program has brought together language and culture specialists from five reservation districts,” said Dr. Richard Littlebear, president of Chief Dull Knife College, Northern Cheyenne Tribe.

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NTU Starts Navajo Language Translation Program for Elections

January 21, 2020 - 6:58pm

The program is designed to address the need for interpreters to be present and available for Navajo voters when they are seeking information about elections or when casting ballots, according to a press release from the university.

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Diné College Receives Federal Grant to Combat On-Campus Violence

January 21, 2020 - 6:58pm

Diné College is the recipient of a federal grant to develop and strengthen campus security and programs that address domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking on campus.

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UTTC, UMary Team Up for Mid-Winter Powwow

January 21, 2020 - 6:57pm

Martin Luther King Day is about celebrating a man who promoted the idea of inclusiveness. The University of Mary and United Tribes Technical College teamed up to celebrate that message and create a new tradition in Bismarck.

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Food for Thought Raises $25K

January 21, 2020 - 6:57pm

The event raised over $25,000 for student scholarships at the Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, said Mary Soyring, a member of the foundation's board of directors.

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Montana Tribes Receive Funding to Preserve, Revive Native Languages

January 17, 2020 - 6:13pm

Stone Child College at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation, the Fort Belknap tribal government and the tribal government serving the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians are among the agencies receiving funds, the Montana Department of Commerce announced this week.

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‘Food for Thought’ Program Raises Money for Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College

January 17, 2020 - 6:12pm

Tables-full of delicious food help raise scholarship money for Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College.

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Diné College Receives Grant to Fight Domestic Violence, Assault, Stalking

January 17, 2020 - 6:11pm

Resources that serve domestic violence or sexual assault victims can sometimes be scarce, especially in rural areas. But the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is helping to bridge that gap by partnering with Diné College.

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Lumina Foundation Grants American Indian College Fund $650,000 for Research

January 17, 2020 - 6:11pm

Under the grant, the American Indian College Fund will establish a two-part and 30-month project aimed at analyzing completion rates under factors such as the rising cost of college and high rates of poverty among American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) communities

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SD Colleges Make List of Top Schools for Indigenous Students

January 9, 2020 - 6:21pm

South Dakota schools on the list are: • Black Hills State University • Oglala Lakota College • Sinte Gleska University • South Dakota State University • University of South Dakota.

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Year in Review: The Most-Read Articles of 2019

January 9, 2020 - 2:08pm

Tribal College Journal’s articles are read across multiple platforms, sharing Indigenous perspectives and the success of the tribal college movement. Here are our most popular pieces of the past year.

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Navajo Technical University’s Culinary Arts and Baking Programs Granted Five Year Re-Accreditations

January 8, 2020 - 6:16pm

NTU’s Culinary Arts and Professional Baking programs are the only at a tribal college and university to hold accreditation with the ACF, and one of two existing programs in the state of New Mexico.

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Tasting Event Returns to FDLTCC

January 8, 2020 - 6:13pm

The seventh annual “Food for Thought: A Tasting Event” returns Thursday, Jan. 16 from 4:30-7 p.m. in the Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College campus commons and amphitheater.

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Ag Appropriations Bill Funding to Support American Indian Students

January 8, 2020 - 6:11pm

President Donald Trump signed the 2020 Agriculture Appropriations Bill, Dec. 20, with a historic provision that will provide full funding to support American Indian students seeking the benefits of higher education at land-grant universities, which include tribal colleges.

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Navajo Tech Students Graduate with Veterinary Technician Licensure

January 8, 2020 - 5:38pm

Navajo Technical University (NTU) students Selena Saunders and Krystal Louis made tribal college and university (TCU) history by becoming the first students to graduate as licensed veterinary technicians from a TCU veterinary technology program accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA).

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Five Native Films and Shows You Should Be Streaming in 2020

January 8, 2020 - 5:25pm

This past year brought an array of new stories to the large and small screens. Now is the perfect time to tune-in for some mesmerizing Native-driven work.

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Diné College Ranked in Top Five for Most Associate Degrees Awarded to Native Americans

January 8, 2020 - 4:59pm

DINE COLLEGEDiné College graduates a large number of students with associate degrees, according to a recent survey conducted by the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics that was published in Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.

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ASKK Participants Graduate from Lay Health Advisor Program

January 6, 2020 - 5:24pm

The class graduated from the program and received their certificates at the Red Lake Nation College, which has been a strong advocate and partner to Planned Parenthood and the ASKK program, the release said.

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Leaving the Reservation for Higher Education: The Story of Two Brothers

January 6, 2020 - 5:22pm

Josh’s curiosity about chemistry grew, so he enrolled in some Adult Learning Center courses at Salish Kootenai College (SKC) and earned his GED, or high school equivalency diploma. His younger brother Caleb, who looked up to Josh, enrolled in the courses and earned his high school degree from SKC as well.

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Committee Begins Work to Preserve, Promote Navajo Language

January 6, 2020 - 5:20pm

Additional tasks for the subcommittee include working with Navajo language teachers, public and immersion schools and others, improving and supporting the tribe's certification of Navajo language teachers, and ensuring that Navajo language immersion projects with Diné College and Navajo Technical University are adequately funded.

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