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A:shiwi College and Career Readiness Center Partners with Navajo Technical University

July 15, 2019 - 11:03pm

Navajo Technical University’s (NTU’s) Zuni instructional site located at the A:shiwi College and Career Readiness Center (ACCRC) has taken a community-based approach in reestablishing itself within the region since ending its collaboration with the University of New Mexico in 2018.

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Lakota Horse Therapy Program Helps Heal Children of Trauma

July 15, 2019 - 6:22pm

“That one horse seems to sense the child that is just like him,” explains Greg Grey Cloud, a member of the Crow Nation who works in Sinte Gleska University’s Tiwahe Glu Kini Pi (SGU’s TGKP) (“Bringing the Family Back Together”) program.

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Students Keep Learning, Earn Credits at NTU’s Summer STEM and Skills Program

July 11, 2019 - 6:29pm

Juniors and graduated seniors from Many Farms and Wingate High School took part in Navajo Technical University’s 2019 STEM and Skills summer program with the opportunity to earn up to 9 hours of college credit.

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Two Dead After Road Washes Out South of Fort Yates

July 11, 2019 - 6:28pm

The bus driver was the only person on board the bus. Sitting Bull College said the driver is in the hospital for injuries caused by the accident and is expected to recover.

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14 Tribes Selected to Receive Funding from Tribal Solar Accelerator Fund

July 9, 2019 - 7:07pm

United Tribes Technical College – United Tribes Technical College’s Solar for Everyone Initiative

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OUR VIEW: Bacone’s Efforts Paying Off

July 8, 2019 - 3:09pm

By way of a charter through the Osage Nation, the college has taken another step in becoming a Title I public tribal college under the American Indian Higher Education Consortium — an avenue chosen to keep the historic doors of Bacone College open.

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Standing Rock Institute Passes Dakota, Lakota language from Fluent Elders to Younger Generation

July 8, 2019 - 3:09pm

The language institute, in its 13th year, attracted about 130 people ranging from teenagers to adults seeking to learn the language in beginner, intermediate or advanced courses, Carlow said. She added that 20 instructors and 15 elders signed up to lead and assist in teaching the classes.

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Osage Nation Charters Bacone College

July 5, 2019 - 10:43am

The move marks another step toward Bacone's ultimate goal of becoming a Title I public tribal college under the American Indian Higher Education Consortium.

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Imaginations Gear Up at NTU’s Summer Robotics Academy Camp

July 3, 2019 - 6:26pm

The inaugural camp introduced participants to basic engineering design principles, 3-dimensional printing and the assembly and programming of robots.

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Joy Harjo Named U.S. Poet Laureate

July 2, 2019 - 5:09pm

She was born in Tulsa in 1951 and went on to study at the Institute of American Indian Arts.

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Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Kicks Off Free Summer Concert Series

July 1, 2019 - 12:59pm

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College (FDLTCC) announced the line-up of entertainment for the 2019 Hot Summer Nights Concert Series. The popular performances are open to the public and will be held from 7:00 p.m.

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Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College to Co-Host Kinship Navigator Awareness Symposium

July 1, 2019 - 11:19am

FOND DU LAC TRIBAL & COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College (FDLTCC) and the Minnesota Department of Human Services Child Safety and Permanency Division are co-hosting a state-wide symposium for social services professionals with a focus on kinship navigator community awareness and understanding the Family First Prevention Services Act.

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Fond du Lac Law Enforcement Students Celebrate Graduation

July 1, 2019 - 10:46am

The students are graduating from a career not a lot of people are willing to get into.

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California’s Pursuit of Truth and Reconciliation  

June 30, 2019 - 10:31am

Teaching history accurately is important. But California’s Native population needs more than textbook revisions to overcome generations of historical trauma.

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LCO College to Offer Bachelor’s Programs

June 28, 2019 - 6:06pm

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College (LCOOCC) will offer limited pilot courses toward bachelor’s degree programs in business and human services starting in this fall.

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OLC Honors Sports Great with New Scholarship

June 13, 2019 - 6:18pm

OLC announced last week that its Board of Trustees has voted to establish the Marty Waukazoo Scholarship “in recognition of his many great accomplishments.”

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OLC Awards 162 Degrees

June 13, 2019 - 6:17pm

On Sunday, June 16, Oglala Lakota College is set to award 162 masters, bachelors and associate degrees; ceremonies are scheduled to get underway at 10am at the Three Mile Creek pow wow grounds on OLC’s Piya Wiconi campus six miles southwest of Kyle.

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Gateway to Science Partners with United Tribes Technical College for Summer Camp Fun

June 13, 2019 - 6:16pm

This summer is the first time campers 1st through 5th grade will get to experience a day at the United Tribes Technical college full of fun activities.

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Inside The Lakota Language Academy

June 13, 2019 - 1:05pm

Several adult students practice speaking sentences in Lakota. They’re learning at the Oglala Lakota College in Kyle. It’s a summer course offered by the revitalization group, the Lakota Language Consortium

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It’s Shocking How Little Is Done When Native Women Disappear

June 13, 2019 - 1:04pm

She stopped attending her classes at Blackfeet Community College and befriended a decades-older crowd, which included some who were rumored to sell and use drugs like meth.

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