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Indigenous Diversity Is an American Experience

July 13, 2018 - 1:34pm

The most accessible ways for us to educate others are to influence educational systems and to impact the entertainment and news media industries. People learn a lot about tribal people from what they see in the movies or read about in local papers.

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American Indian College Fund Names Five Tribal College Recipient Grantees for Childhood Education Program

July 12, 2018 - 1:39pm

AMERICAN INDIAN COLLEGE FUND

Research has shown that children of color are more likely to succeed when they have a teacher of the same race. Yet Native American children are much more likely to have a White teacher than a Native teacher.

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Body and Earth Conference Addresses the Future of Native Wellness

July 11, 2018 - 2:06pm

FREEDOM LODGE BODY AND EARTH CONFERENCE

Freedom Lodge has opened registration for the Body and Earth Conference. The meeting provides a forum to converse about cultural concerns, health disparities,

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Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College to Host Concert Series

July 11, 2018 - 2:03pm

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College (FDLTCC) has announced the line-up of entertainment for the 2018 Hot Summer Nights Concert Series, a series of free concerts scheduled for the college’s outdoor-indoor amphitheater.

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IAIA, Santa Fe Independent Film Fest Team Up to Screen Spherical Films

July 11, 2018 - 12:26pm

This new addition to the Santa Fe Independent Film Festival’s diverse programming will not only allow SFIFF to screen the most cutting-edge spherical films, but also invite the audience to experience the incredible 360° experience of the IAIA Digital Dome.

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American Indian College Fund Names Five Tribal College Recipient Grantees

July 11, 2018 - 11:31am

To promote Native children’s positive educational trajectory, in April the American Indian College Fund announced its launch of a new “For the Wisdom of the Children: Strengthening Teacher of the Color Pipeline.”

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“We Got a Good Education” Recalls Former Diné College Student

July 11, 2018 - 9:50am

The Diné College of yesteryear is nothing like what it is today, particularly when it comes to academics. The associate’s and bachelor’s degree programs have expanded and the number of students attending the college continues to grow. In the beginning,

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Diné College Sees Spike in Enrollment Numbers

July 5, 2018 - 3:15pm

This year, Diné College reported its highest summer enrollment in eight years at each of its campuses, according to information from the Diné College Registrar’s Office.

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Little Big Horn College to Host Symposium on Crow Indian Treaties of 1868

July 4, 2018 - 10:49am

The symposium includes lectures, interactive panel discussions, an exhibit of documents and films that provide multidisciplinary accounts of the people and issues that were important at the time of the 1868 treaties and ramifications of the treaties, historically and today.

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MHA Drug Enforcement K-9 Team Trains at UTTC

July 4, 2018 - 10:45am

MHA Drug enforcement K-9 teams brought a trainer from another state for their team to get recertified at United Tribes Technical College.

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By the Numbers: Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College Has Lowest Tuition for Michigan’s 2-Year Schools

July 4, 2018 - 10:45am

Michigan residents pay $2,040 to attend Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College – the lowest tuition among two-year schools in the state, according to a Watchdog analysis of federal tuition data for 2017-18.

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Tommy Orange: ‘There’s a monolithic version of what a Native American is supposed to be’

July 4, 2018 - 10:42am

Tommy Orange is a Native American writer. He teaches creative writing at the Institute of American Indian Arts and his debut novel, There There (Harvill Secker, £14.99), is a New York Times bestseller.

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Ilisagvik College Highlights CDL Class Success

July 4, 2018 - 10:41am

The college has seen a 300 percent increase in enrollment and licenses with the addition of new course offering after working with an advisory board of community and industry cooperators to improve the course offerings.

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Tribal College Workers, Officials Want FCA Suit Tossed

July 4, 2018 - 10:40am

A group of former and current Salish Kootenai College employees and board members have urged a Montana federal judge to let them out of a False Claims Act suit, calling the allegations against them conclusory.

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George Washington and the Resiliency of Indian People

July 2, 2018 - 7:10pm

This Fourth of July, let's each commit to expanding our discussions of George Washington's legacy to include the resiliency of his Indian contemporaries and their descendants.

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LCO College Names New President

June 26, 2018 - 2:32pm

The Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College (LCOOCC) announced Tuesday, June 12, the appointment of Dr. Russell Swagger as college president, effective June 18.

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Haskell Selects New Athletic Director

June 26, 2018 - 2:24pm

Allison-Brewer (Navajo) just finished her seventh year as a mathematics instructor and head volleyball coach for Haskell.

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More than a Number: Female STEM Students Reflect on SIPI’s Success

June 24, 2018 - 7:15pm

Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute has developed a unique, inclusive approach to support women enrolled in STEM programs.

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IAIA Announces Artists-in-Residence for 2018

June 24, 2018 - 4:27pm

INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN INDIAN ARTS

The Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) has announced the selection of upcoming artists for the IAIA Artist-in-Residence program. Artists are selected by a campus committee consisting of students,

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Oglala Lakota College Hosts 15th Annual Summer Artist Series

June 20, 2018 - 4:26pm

Oglala Lakota College (OLC) will host its 15th Annual Summer Artist Series, “A Vision of Our History by Lakota Artists,” from June 11 to August 31,

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