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Serving Those Who Served

November 8, 2017 - 8:31pm

The beach at Normandy had become crowded with the dead. Lifeless bodies strewn across the sand and others, animated by the surf, washing back and forth with the tide.

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Red Lake Nation College Dedicates Memorial to Veterans

November 8, 2017 - 8:31pm

In the planning process for the new Red Lake Nation College campus, meetings were held to gain input and support from the community.

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College of the Muscogee Nation Celebrates Veterans Day Salute

November 8, 2017 - 8:31pm

The College of the Muscogee Nation (CMN) located in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, was awarded initial accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission in 2016. With accreditation, the college will begin the process of becoming a veterans’ benefits certified institution.

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UTTC Honors WWI Native Servicemen

November 8, 2017 - 8:31pm

Even before most Native Americans had citizenship rights, thousands of men from tribes across the country showed their patriotism by volunteering for the military and fighting in World War I.

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Comanche Nation College Closes

November 8, 2017 - 8:31pm

COMANCHE NATION COLLEGE

After working for 14 years and investing nearly $40 million in Comanche Nation College (CNC), the tribe closed its doors this past summer.

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Carlisle Indian Industrial School: Indigenous Histories, Memories, and Reclamations

November 8, 2017 - 8:31pm

Edited by Jacqueline Fear-Segal and Susan D. Rose
University of Nebraska Press (2016)
414 pages
Review by Farina King

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Kill the Dialect, Save the Language?

November 8, 2017 - 6:45pm

When asked about the methods currently being used by the Muscogee Language Program and the classes offered at the College of the Muscogee Nation, Roberts-Fields said it was good to have them available, but expressed concern about the lack of continuity.

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Gold Medalist Billy Mills to Return to Lawrence for 10K, Meet-and-Greet

November 8, 2017 - 6:41pm

Olympic gold medalist Billy Mills and his wife, Pat, will be in town this weekend to participate in the second annual Billy Mills 10K at Haskell Indian Nations University.

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Cultural Connections through Accounting

November 8, 2017 - 3:50pm

Last year, the accounting professor met with Little Hoop’s President and UND alumna Cynthia Lindquist, seeking a way to effectively deliver donations.

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The Institute of American Indian Arts Dedicates New Performing Arts and Fitness Building

November 7, 2017 - 6:20pm

IAIA OPEN HOUSE

The Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) held an open house on Monday to celebrate the opening of its newest campus facility,

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College of Menominee Nation Wins Major Grant

November 6, 2017 - 3:08pm

COLLEGE OF MENOMINEE NATION

The office of U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin has announced a $798,199 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to help provide ACT preparation courses and leadership opportunities to Menominee Indian High School students.

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Leelanau Montessori Looking Forward

November 6, 2017 - 11:51am

The school cleared an important hurdle by securing a new charter school authorizer, Bay Mills Community College, after Suttons Bay Public Schools officials decided to allow the public school academy's lease and charter agreement to expire next year.

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Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College Purchases Pelkie Elementary Building for $1

November 3, 2017 - 7:19pm

Baraga Area Public Schools officially sold the Pelkie Elementary School to the Keweenaw Bay Ojibway Community College (KBOCC) Wednesday.

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Catch a Show – and a Workout

November 3, 2017 - 7:19pm

On Monday afternoon, the Institute of American Indian Arts will unveil its multimillion-dollar Performing Arts and Fitness Center Monday during a campuswide open house.

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National Native American Heritage Month: American Indians, Alaska Natives Have Served with Courage, Distinction

November 3, 2017 - 7:18pm

Department of the Army supports affinity groups that recognize excellence in the American Indian and Alaska Native communities to include Society of American Indian Government Employees, the American Indian Higher Education Consortium and Tribal Colleges and Universities under the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education.

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Diné College Now Offers Four-Year Degrees in Public Health, Studio Art

November 3, 2017 - 5:06pm

Dine College

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) has given Diné College approval to begin offering two new degree programs, including a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in studio art and a Bachelor of Science degree in public health.

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AIHEC Hosts Aseto’ne Network Project

November 3, 2017 - 5:03pm

ASETO'NE NETWORK PROJECT

The Aseto’ne Network Project is a National Institutes of Health grant-funded program aimed at introducing and engaging tribal college and university (TCU) students in health research.

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SKC Safe Harbor Domestic Violence Prevention Advocate There for Students

November 2, 2017 - 6:18pm

The Salish Kootenai College Center for Wellness and Prevention is collaborating with Safe Harbor to host a space and office for a Safe Harbor Domestic Violence Advocate on campus for SKC students to reach out to in time of need and her name is Kayla Ridgley.

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Billings Man Donates Decades of Crow Research and Artifacts to Little Big Horn College

November 2, 2017 - 2:08pm

After more than a half century of adding taped interviews, cabinets full of correspondence, 200 files on specific archaeological sites, hundreds of color photographic slides and books on history, archaeology and anthropology to weigh down the corner office, Little Big Horn College library staff have been slowly hauling the collection to Crow Agency.

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A Family’s Desperate Search for a Missing Young Woman Highlights Questions about Justice on Tribal Lands

November 2, 2017 - 2:04pm

As a student at Blackfeet Community College, Ashley Loring was once asked to give a presentation at a college in Bozeman about buffalo, her ex-boyfriend Calvin DeRouche said. Her speech earned her praise across the reservation.

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