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Saga of Chief Joseph

August 11, 2019 - 11:40pm

By Helen Addison Howard
Bison Books (1941; reprinted 2017)
380 pages

“In Saga of Chief Joseph,

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The Relentless Business of Treaties: How Indigenous Land Became U.S. Property

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

By Martin Case
Minnesota Historical Society Press (2018)
215 pages
Review by Stephen Wall

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Indigenous Media and Political Imaginaries in Contemporary Bolivia

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

Gabriela Zamorano Villarreal
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
336 pages
Review by Natalia Ruiz-Rubio

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Awake: A Dream from Standing Rock

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

Directed by Josh Fox, James Spione, and Myron Dewey
Bullfrog Films (2017)
89 minutes
Review by Bradley Shreve

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Indigenous Arts and Technology ARE Mathematics: Experiments in Connection at Northwest Indian College

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

When we recognize that mathematics is the science of patterns, we can create cultural connections, foster reciprocal learning, and make algebra and geometry more accessible to tribal college students.

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Ute Land Religion in the American West, 1879-2009

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

By Brandi Denison
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
304 pages
Review by Gregory E. Smoak

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Born into a Digital World

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

HONDO BALDWIN LOUIS

In the 1960s, Canadian media theorist, philosopher of the “electronics age,” and the “high priest of pop culture” Marshall Mcluhan declared in a seminal article that the “medium was the message.” It mattered not in the least,

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A Future and Past in the Clouds

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

Recently we decided to close Tribal College Journal’s safe deposit box at the bank. We had maintained it for many years because that’s where we stored our offsite backup files.

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From JSTOR to Jiní: Incorporating Traditional Knowledge in Teaching Information Literacy at Tribal Colleges

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

Traditional Indigenous knowledge is foundational to the curriculum at tribal colleges. But in this new information age TCUs are faced with guiding students through the digital divide and instilling a new level of information literacy and ethics.

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LLTC Awarded Grant for STEM Education

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

Leech lake Tribal College (LLTC) has been awarded $493,000 from the National Science Foundation Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (NSF-TCUP) to increase capacity for community outreach and long-distance education,

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AIHEC Student Congress Sets Agenda, Plans for the Future

August 11, 2019 - 5:05pm

In June 2018, the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) Student Congress (ASC) was sworn in at Northwest Indian College (NWIC) during the Leaders in Future Endeavors (LIFE) conference.

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LCO Ojibwa College Library to Host Native Voices Exhibit

August 8, 2019 - 6:34pm

The Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College Library has been selected in a competitive application process to host Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness, a traveling exhibition to U.S. libraries.

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Panel Picks Members of North Dakota Ethics Commission

August 8, 2019 - 6:32pm

The selection committee picked Ron Goodman, a retired North Dakota district judge; Ward Koeser, the former mayor of Williston; Cynthia Lindquist, president of Cankdeska Cikana Community College; Paul Richard, a former Sanford Health executive and David Anderson, a former high-ranking official in the North Dakota National Guard who's now coordinator of military student services at the University of Mary.

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While New Spirit Lake Substance Abuse Treatment Center Completed, Work Remains to Staff It

August 8, 2019 - 6:31pm

The project was made possible by a three-year, $1.2 million grant from the United Health Foundation to Cankdeska Cikana Community College.

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Graduates Earn 176 Degrees, Certificates from Dine College

August 8, 2019 - 6:31pm

About 22.2 percent of the 176 degrees and certificates handed out by Dine College in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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College Football Team Gives Back to Community

August 5, 2019 - 7:01pm

The Fond du Lac Tribal Community College football players showed there’s no “I” in team Saturday afternoon. In an effort to be more involved in the community, the team donated some of their time before the season begins to help out with projects at the Zion Lutheran Church and the Sawyer Elder’s Center.

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Youth Golf Camp Links Youth to Golf and Salish Kootenai College

August 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

Linking youths to the golf links and to Salish Kootenai College is the goal of the Silver Fox Youth Golf Camp.

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College of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Offers New Degree Programs

August 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

The new programs are Associate of Science degrees in General Studies, Criminal Justice and Natural Resources.

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Tribal Health Department Updates Centers for Disease Control of Its Healthcare Efforts

August 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

Nursing Student Morgan Malatare discussed Tribal Health’s collaboration with Salish Kootenai College (SKC) in providing sexual education and screenings for sexually transmitted diseases (STD).

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Renovations Happening at Fond Du Lac Tribal and Community College

August 1, 2019 - 3:07pm

Big renovations are happening at Fond Du Lac Tribal and Community College. A $1.15 million project will remodel classrooms, update the kitchen, and create an outdoor classroom.

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