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Indigenous Cities: Urban Indian Fiction and the Histories of Relocation

March 14, 2019 - 10:33am

Indigenous Cities: Urban Indian Fiction and the Histories of Relocation
By Laura M. Furlan
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
354 pages

“In Indigenous Cities Laura M.

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Hidden Thunder: Rock Art of the Upper Midwest

March 14, 2019 - 10:32am

Hidden Thunder: Rock Art of the Upper Midwest
By Jerry Schrab and Robert F. Boszhardt
Wisconsin Historical Society Press (2016)
241 pages

“In Hidden Thunder,

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Salish Blankets: Robes of Protection and Transformation, Symbols of Wealth

March 14, 2019 - 10:31am

Salish Blankets: Robes of Protection and Transformation, Symbols of Wealth
By Leslie H. Tepper, Janice George, and Willard Joseph
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
232 pages

Salish Blankets presents a new perspective on Salish weaving through technical and anthropological lenses.

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Kiowa Belief and Ritual

March 14, 2019 - 10:30am

Kiowa Belief and Ritual
By Benjamin R. Kracht
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
362 pages

“Directed by anthropologist Alexander Lesser in 1935,

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Okanagan Grouse Woman: Upper Nicola Narratives

March 14, 2019 - 10:29am

Okanagan Grouse Woman: Upper Nicola Narratives
By Lottie Lindley
University of Nebraska Press (2016)
512 pages

“In this book of Native American language research and oral traditions,

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White Birch, Red Hawthorn: A Memoir

March 14, 2019 - 10:28am

White Birch, Red Hawthorn: A Memoir
By Nora Murphy
University of Minnesota Press (2017)
179 pages

“Nora Murphy tells the story of her ancestors’ maple grove that,

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Tioga Bank Donates to Student Success at NHSC

March 13, 2019 - 11:14am

The Bank of Tioga has partnered with the Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College, chartered by the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, in gifting $1,500 toward technology and classroom needs in the college’s Student Success Center.

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Luncheon Aims to Inspire Women to Take Leadership Roles

March 11, 2019 - 11:28am

This year’s honorees are Jena Gullo, executive director of MSA United Way, Laurel Vermillion, president of Sitting Bull College.

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Panel: Marginalized Groups Need Diversity Officers

March 11, 2019 - 11:24am

The skepticism many Native Americans and other indigenous peoples have had toward predominantly White educational institutions is a response to how they historically have been disrespected and miseducated by those systems, contended Carrie L. Billy, president and chief executive officer of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC).

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State Officials Tout Walz Budget at FDLTCC

March 8, 2019 - 6:10pm

"The reason you feel at home here is because you see your culture here; you see Ojibwe culture here," Olson said, receiving cheers and applause from the audience. "You see native culture; you see native staff and faculty. You just feel at home."

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George Washington University Admits NTU Student to Native American Leadership Program

March 6, 2019 - 6:23pm

Leslie Tsosie, who earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Diné Culture, Language and Leadership from NTU in December, was accepted into George Washington University’s Native American Leadership Program for the 2019 spring semester in Washington, DC.

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Lt. Gov., Higher Ed Commissioner Visit Fond du Lac Tribal College

March 6, 2019 - 6:20pm

A statewide "education tour" brought Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan (D-Minn.) to Cloquet. Flanagan and Department of Higher Education Commissioner Dennis Olson, Jr., talk to students, staff and faculty at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College.

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TCJ Student Writing Contest Winners Announced

March 6, 2019 - 12:42pm

Tribal College Journal has announced the winners of its 2019 TCJ Student creative writing contest. This year, the contest brought in scores of entries from tribal college and university (TCU) students from around Indian Country.

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The Heartbeat of History

March 1, 2019 - 8:00am

For tribal college students, the study of history, especially Indigenous peoples’ history, is not merely an homage to bygone eras, but rather the act of recognizing how the courage of their ancestors lives on through each of them.

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NM House Backs Extending Lottery Scholarship to Tribal Colleges

February 27, 2019 - 6:37pm

NTU believes it is a step in the right direction because it broadens access to higher education for students across the state, Guy stated.

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Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes to Visit LCO College Today

February 26, 2019 - 6:04pm

“We embrace the opportunity to host Wisconsin’s first African American Lieutenant Governor to discuss the college’s powerful role in the state’s educational, economic, and social future,” said Dr. Russell Swagger, president of Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College.

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Meet Local Farmers at First Carlton County Local Food Fair

February 26, 2019 - 6:04pm

The inaugural free event will be held at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College in Cloquet.

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Tribal College Journal Partners with Native Film Festival

February 26, 2019 - 9:26am

POCAHONTAS REFRAMED STORYTELLERS FILM FESTIVAL

 Tribal College Journal (TCJ) has announced that it is partnering with the Pocahontas Reframed “Storytellers” Film Festival,

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Inupiat Heritage Center Celebrates 20 Years

February 25, 2019 - 6:32pm

By 1996, the project was growing and Ilisagvik College took over leadership. The heritage center held its grand opening three years later, in 1999.

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Human Trafficking Affects Tribes in Montana

February 22, 2019 - 6:20pm

“Human trafficking is about vulnerability,” said Katathrina Werner, Missoula Chair and founder of Human Trafficking Task Force. This was the theme at last Monday night during the Human Trafficking free community meeting at Salish Kootenai College sponsored by SKC, Lake County Sheriff’s Department and Missoula Human Trafficking Task Force.

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