The business took $54,000 from the Oglala Sioux Tribe in Pine Ridge, South Dakota, prosecutors said. It convinced an employee at a local college, the Oglala Lakota College, to sign an authorization form. All Around Sports used that form to get money wired from the tribe’s bank account, prosecutors said.
“Revival” takes on new meaning for the Menominee Theater Project thanks to a $5,000 grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation. The award, announced in December ceremonies at the Lambeau Field atrium,Read more ›
At a school peppered with rich Navajo history, there are some things that can go overlooked, often in favor of the sensational. Such is the case with Diné College’s recent master artisan workshop on Navajo weaving.Read more ›
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The start of a new year is a good time to reflect on the prior year’s big events and accomplishments.Read more ›
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RREAL’s work with the Leech Lake Community College about the conservation benefits of solar plus-the solar workforce development and job creation aspects of this project are a big economic boost for the community and our state
She and her academic colleague Rick Gerlach are spearheading a greenhouse project at Oglala Lakota College that will come to expand the number of opportunities for people to take health and nutrition into their own hands.
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Diana Burd with the local Silent Warrior Coalition urged the group at Blackfeet Community College to press Congress for its passage. “We can pass that through just by bugging them,” she predicted.
In what has become a much-anticipated annual tradition, the professor from College of Menominee Nation recommends his top film picks of 2018.
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The Higher Learning Commission has approved the Institute of American Indian Arts’ (IAIA’s) application to launch AFA and BFA programs in performing arts.Read more ›
This holiday season, one tribal college student developed a food bank to serve everyone and anyone in need—no questions asked.
Toyota and the American Indian College Fund have teamed up through a grant of $15,000 to two tribal colleges to encourage children’s’ Indigenous STEM exploration.Read more ›
eaders from the university's College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Haskell Ag Laboratory and Nebraska Extension have connected with leaders at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture, Wayne State College, Northeast Community College, Nebraska Indian Community College, Little Priest Tribal College and Wayne Community Schools.
Attending tribal college "allowed me to mature at my own pace," she said with a smile that revealed red and gold bands on her braces. "Now I’m ready to leave the nest, to do things my own way."
It can be a hard choice for some college students: putting fuel in their cars to get to school or spending that money on food.Read more ›
Red Lake Nation College and Leech Lake Tribal College are set to receive $97,000 and $60,000, respectively.
A graduate of Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kan., Veneski is the first student admitted to the Law School from a tribal university. Fletcher, who graduated from Princeton University earlier this year, is the first recipient of the American Indian College Fund Law School Scholarship.
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The bill also includes a technical fix for names of Tribal Colleges and Universities.
The American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) has issued a statement applauding the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill. With necessary updates and enhanced provisions,Read more ›
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Last summer on a reservation in northern Minnesota, students from Leech Lake Tribal College earned their solar installation licenses while they dug, drilled and connected five photovoltaic arrays.
On Thursday night at the Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College (KBOCC), eight candidates for Keweenaw Bay Indian Community’s (KBIC) Tribal Council gathered to answer questions assembled by the KBOCC’s tribal government class and student government.
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