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Native Voices: Indigenous American Poetry, Craft and Conversation

February 21, 2020 - 8:08am

Edited by CMarie Fuhrman and Dean Rader
Tupelo Press (2019)
526 pages
Review by Luri Owen

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Becoming Mary Sully: Toward an American Indian Abstract

February 21, 2020 - 8:08am

By Phillip J. Deloria
University of Washington Press (2019)
336 pages
Review by Margaret MacKichan

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Achieving the Dream Conference Spotlights Tribal Colleges and Universities

February 20, 2020 - 6:20pm

This year’s conference placed a special emphasis on student success at tribal colleges and universities (TCUs), featuring 12 concurrent sessions on their work and a luncheon for their representatives.

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Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College Joins NJCAA

February 20, 2020 - 12:56pm

LAC COURTE OREILLES OJIBWE COLLEGELac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College (LCOOC) was recently approved to join the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). This critical step brings the college closer to their goal of launching a golf program in the 2020-2021 academic year.

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FDLTCC Receives $100,000 Donation for Endowed Scholarship

February 20, 2020 - 12:09pm

FOND DU LAC TRIBAL AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College (FDLTCC) received a $100,000 donation from Beverly and Richard Fink to create an endowed scholarship for students attending the college.

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Cankdeska Cikana Community College to Host David Treuer 

February 20, 2020 - 11:15am

DAVID TREUERCankdeska Cikana Community College (CCCC) will host Ojibwe scholar David Treuer at the amphitheater in Fort Totten,

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UTTC Hosts Annual Event for Missing and Murdered Indigenous People

February 18, 2020 - 6:47pm

UTTC President Dr. Russ McDonald said hosting events like this helps bring awareness to not only students but also the Native American community.

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Indigenous Tools for Living Training Held at BCC

February 13, 2020 - 7:05pm

The workshop was facilitated by instructors and elders from the Indigenous Focusing Orientated Therapy Program, and consisted of three days of experiential training, where participants learned culturally relevant land-based skills and interventions that they could immediately apply to benefit clients, and to prevent and intervene with suicide.

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NWIC Students, Community Show Off Native American Artwork on Quilts in Tulalip

February 13, 2020 - 5:31pm

Colette Keith, Tulalip site manager for the accredited NWIC that is open to everyone, said students researched tribes across the nation. The quilt work reflects those five regions: Coast Salish, Southwest, Plains, Seminole and Northeast.

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NTU to Offer Degree Programs in Hotel and Restaurant Administration and Computer Science

February 12, 2020 - 1:25pm

The Institutional Actions Council of the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) granted Navajo Technical University’s request to offer a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in hotel and restaurant administration and an Associate of Science in computer science.

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TCUs Present Priorities on Capitol Hill Amid Political Maelstrom

February 10, 2020 - 2:33pm

AIHEC LEGISLATIVE SUMMIT 2020

The tribal colleges of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) gathered in Washington, DC for their annual legislative summit and to present their 2020 priorities to Congress.

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Cankdeska Cikana Community College Awarded Ag Grant

February 10, 2020 - 2:27pm

Cankdeska Cikana Community College (CCCC) has been awarded a competitive Native American Agriculture Fund (NAAF) grant for 2020-2021. The grant, which is awarded for two years,

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Our History: Memories of the Tribal College Movement (Podcast 7)

February 10, 2020 - 2:22pm

In this ongoing podcast, longtime TCU leader and educator Tom Davis looks back at the growth and development of the tribal college movement.

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The Fond Du Lac Tribal & Community College Hosts 4th Annual Nursing Career Expo

February 7, 2020 - 7:23pm

More than 30 employers representing different nursing and healthcare fields participated in the event. Current Fond Du Lac College and area high school students had the chance to explore those fields and learn what jobs are available around the region.

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Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College Sees Increase in Retention Rates

February 7, 2020 - 7:09pm

In 2018, Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College in New Town had a retention rate close to 30-percent. But as of last spring, the school reached a 72-percent retention rate.

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Resolution Introduced to Declare a National Tribal College and Universities Week

February 7, 2020 - 7:09pm

At a time when Washington is more divided than ever Montana’s senators are working across party lines to honor tribal colleges.

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Fifth Annual Beekeeping Symposium at Fond du Lac Tribal College

February 7, 2020 - 12:31pm

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, in partnership with the Northeast Minnesota Beekeepers Association, is hosting a day-long symposium called “Beekeeping and More!” Feb. 15 for anyone interested in learning about beekeeping as a hobby or as a commercial enterprise.

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