A Montana Space Grant Consortium team that included students from MSU, University of Montana, Chief Dull Knife College and Miles Community College launched 19 of the helium-filled balloons before, during and after the eclipse from locations near Fort Laramie, Wyoming.
Iḷisaġvik recently announced that starting next semester, Native students who are over the age of 18 will be able to apply for a tuition waiver to attend both distance learning and campus-based classes.
Under the program, the Salish Kootenai College will offer training and certification on the use of three-dimensional printers and potentially administer other related training.
The funding is made possible through two NIFA programs: the Federally-Recognized Tribes Extension Program and the Tribal Colleges Research Grants Program.
Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College in Cloquet is hosting an Open House event from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7. The campus-wide event is free and open to the public.
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According to a report published by the Center for American Progress, an older law called the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go, or PAYGO, Act, in conjunction with the GOP’s tax plan would result in the “complete elimination” of certain funds for HBCUs, Hispanic-serving institutions and tribal colleges, funds intended to help expand institutional capacity and student success.
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Here in Montana places like the Blackfeet Community College and Kicking Horse Job Corp provide job training in culinary arts, nursing programs and construction, among other occupations.
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Native scholars at Harvard Law School have what it takes to succeed. A law degree is the foundation to creating strong future leaders.
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Continuing in the Iñupiaq tradition of sharing, Iḷisaġvik College is pleased to announce that it will be extending its tuition waiver program to all qualified Alaska Native students for the spring 2018 semester.
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It also establishes an associate degree program in Northwest Coast arts at UAS. The goal is for students studying Native art at UAS to then be able to transfer to the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, New Mexico, to complete four-year degrees.
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This report brief discusses the important role that TCUs in Montana play in higher education and the state economy.
The Salish Kootenai College women’s basketball team is working on getting prepared for the second half of their tribal schedule and to make another run at the American Indian Higher Education Consortium basketball tournament.
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The North Dakota Department of Commerce announced a $500,000 tribal college grant for Turtle Mountain Community College located in Belcourt, N.D. The grant will support Turtle Mountain Community College’s efforts to enhance their commercial vehicle operations and welding programs.
The American Indian College Fund was awarded the $10,000 grand prize in CPA firm Eide Bailly’s Resourcefullness Award 2017 for Colorado.
Indigenous artists are reaching larger audiences, and they're doing so by employing the values that have always guided their people.
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The EPA and Dine College have found high concentrations of uranium in the soil and groundwater. Uranium has been linked to many health problems, including cancer.
Salish Kootenai College celebrated their 40th anniversary last week. Part of the week-long festivities known as Founders Week included honoring the following five men and women for their many contributions to the college.
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Haskell Indian Nations University recently celebrated a milestone of 120 years of publishing its student newspaper, The Indian Leader—the oldest Native American student newspaper in the United States.
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A more collaborative and robust support network is needed to support TCUs on data usage. Currently, organizations like AIHEC and AICF continue to lead collaborative data initiatives by engaging with TCUs on a local and individualized level.
Interns from the Sustainable Development Institute (SDI) of the College of Menominee Nation (CMN) recently made presentations at the 2017 First American Land Grant Institutions (FALCON) conference in Washington,
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