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Tribal College Librarians Share Resources and Ideas at Annual Institute

June 11, 2018 - 2:58pm

Tribal college librarians and their affiliates convened at Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana, the week of June 4 for the annual Tribal College Librarians Professional Development Institute (TCLI).

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Diné Commemorate 150th Anniversary of the Treaty of Bosque Redondo

June 11, 2018 - 2:55pm

It has been 150 years since Navajo leaders signed the Treaty of Bosque Redondo, which ended their peoples’ disastrous captivity at Hweeldi—the place of suffering—and enabled the Diné to return to their homeland in the Four Corners region.

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Presidential Campaigns

June 8, 2018 - 6:29pm

RFK also visited the Haskell Indian Institute, now known as Haskell Indian Nations University.

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Saboo Selected as 2018-2019 Aspen Presidential Fellowship For Community College Excellence

June 8, 2018 - 6:08pm

Michelle Saboo (Bay Mills Indian Community) of Leech Lake Tribal College has been awarded the Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence, a leadership program aimed at preparing the next generation of community college presidents to transform institutions across the nation to help students be more successful both in college and in the workforce.

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Book on the the Founding History of Salish Kootenai College Released

June 8, 2018 - 10:56am

President Sandra Boham of Salish Kootenai College, is pleased to announce the publication of a history of the first 34 years of Salish Kootenai College.

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Leech Lake Tribal College Plans Earth Systems Summer Camp

June 7, 2018 - 2:14pm

Students will explore local water ecosystems, learn about how satellites and more are used in research and weather forecasts and more.

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Arizona Governor Extends Funding for the Navajo Nation’s Tribal Colleges

June 4, 2018 - 5:34pm

ARIZONA GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY AT SIGNING CEREMONY EXTENDING FUNDING AGREEMENT

Arizona governor Doug Ducey signed into law several pieces of legislation June 1, including an agreement that extends funding for Diné College and Navajo Technical University (NTU) for the next 20 years.

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IAIA Feature Film Production Adds Native Hope Media to the Project

June 1, 2018 - 12:13pm

As previously announced, the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) Cinematic Arts and Technology Department, in partnership with Duchy Parade Films, LLC, has put together a production plan for a contemporary feature film which will be filmed in New Mexico.

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Robert Kennedy’s Indian Commitment

June 1, 2018 - 9:16am

As we mark the 50th anniversary of his assassination, let us remember Robert F. Kennedy as a courageous champion of Indian people who put Native issues in the national spotlight before any other politician dared to do so.

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FDLTCC President Says Farewell

May 29, 2018 - 11:38am

Larry Anderson has handed out his last diploma during his last commencement as president of Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College in Cloquet.

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College of Menominee Nation Graduates 39 State Residents

May 29, 2018 - 11:38am

Residents of 13 Wisconsin communities, including members of seven American Indian tribes, received academic degrees and technical diplomas in College of Menominee Nation ceremonies held on Saturday, May 26, in Keshena.

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Federal Money to Support Water Projects at UTTC in Bismarck

May 24, 2018 - 7:22pm

A federal grant of $846,000 and a federal loan of $1,034,000 has been granted to United Tribes Technical College for the construction of a storm water system on the campus in Bismarck.

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Reception Scheduled for Retiring FDLTCC President Larry Anderson

May 24, 2018 - 7:21pm

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College will honor retiring President Larry Anderson with a public reception at 11 a.m. on June 6 on the Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College campus in Cloquet.

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Pop Chalee Collection Preserved by IAIA

May 24, 2018 - 7:16pm

The Institute of American Indian Arts Archives has completed the arrangement, description, preservation and digital imaging of the Taos Pueblo artist Merina Lujan Hopkins (Pop Chalee) Papers, funded by a grant from the New Mexico Historical Records Advisory Board, an IAIA press release states.

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32 Earn Associate Degrees at LCO College

May 24, 2018 - 7:15pm

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College graduates were honored with diplomas and other awards at the Class of 2018 commencement Thursday, May 17, at the Sevenwinds Casino event center.

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Diné College Chosen for Virginia-Based Research Project

May 22, 2018 - 7:51pm

DINE COLLEGE - DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY RESEARCH PROJECT

A new partnership between Diné College and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will research factors that cause the spread of violent crime in the United States.

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Higher Education for American Indian and Alaskan Natives Increases Employment Rate But Does Not Close Earnings Gap

May 22, 2018 - 1:04pm

A postsecondary degree for the American Indian and Alaskan Native (AIAN) populations increases employment rates and labor force participation but reaps smaller gains in earnings compared to their white counterparts.

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Salish Kootenai College Student Awarded George Lea Founders Scholarship

May 22, 2018 - 11:52am

Celina Gray, a Salish Kootenai College student, has been awarded the $5000 George Lea Founders Scholarship provided by the Public Lands Foundation. Gray, majoring in wildlife and fisheries biology, will begin her senior year in the fall of 2018.

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UH Hosts National Science Foundation Tribal College and University Leaders

May 22, 2018 - 11:51am

More than 80 respected leaders from tribal colleges, Alaskan Native-serving and Native Hawaiian-serving institutions from across the U.S. attended the forum.

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Video of Cherokee Student Detained at Marymount College for Showing Tribal ID Goes Viral

May 17, 2018 - 6:58pm

In the wake of the incident, the Marymount California University has issued a formal statement and the MCU President has apologized to Rojas.

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