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FDLTCC Wins Marketing and Communication Award

November 13, 2017 - 3:27pm

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College was honored with a Bronze Medallion Award for excellence in public relations, marketing and communication in the 2017 National Council for Marketing and Public Relations District 5 Medallion Awards competition.

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Tribal College Journal Honors Native Veterans

November 9, 2017 - 1:59pm

MANCOS, Colo.—This November, Tribal College Journal is seeking American Indian veterans and active duty service members who would like to continue their ties with their culture and with education by receiving a subscription.

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Census Bureau Seeks Help from Tribal Communities

November 9, 2017 - 1:39pm

The U.S. Census Bureau’s goal for the 2020 census is to count everyone once, only once, and in the right place. The 2020 census Local Update of Census Addresses operation (LUCA) is the only opportunity for tribal governments to review and comment on the address list.

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Sacrifice and Honor: A Virtual Tour of Haskell’s Long History of Honoring Veterans

November 8, 2017 - 10:51pm

Located in Lawrence, Kansas, Haskell Indian Nations University began as the U.S. Training and Industrial School, a boarding school for Native students. Its curriculum focused on industrial education with the goal of building a skilled workforce that would help transform tribal communities.

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Diverse Media Voices Needed Now More Than Ever

November 8, 2017 - 10:01pm

In a world filled with soundbites and clickbait headlines, we are missing stories about what’s really important. We get distracted by social media battles and Hollywood shenanigans and we lose sight of what’s really happening.

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The Thunder before the Storm: The Autobiography of Clyde Bellecourt

November 8, 2017 - 8:32pm

By Clyde Bellecourt with Jon Lurie
Minnesota Historical Society Press (2016)
336 pages
Review by Bradley Shreve

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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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