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Haskell Indian Nations University Graduates Celebrate

May 10, 2021 - 11:20am

Haskell Indian Nations University graduates begin a procession Friday, May, 7, 2021, at a graduation ceremony organized by Sacred Ground Haskell, a community center located next to the campus.

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Nebraska Indian Community College Announces TutorMe Partnership

May 7, 2021 - 3:26pm

TutorMe, the online tutoring solution of the future, and Nebraska Indian Community College announced today an agreement to provide all their students with TutorMe's online, 24x7 tutoring service as part of their tuition.

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The American Indian College Fund Named a 2021 Colorado Top Workplace

May 7, 2021 - 3:26pm

The award is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage, LLC.

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TCJ Student Launches New Creative Writing Column Featuring Brianna Reed

May 4, 2021 - 1:29pm

Known for her bold, gritty, unflinching, yet honest writing, Reed will focus on stories about life in the urban wilds of Albuquerque, New Mexico, as she delves into the heartbreak and inspiration of everyday Burqueños.

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Robert Bible

April 29, 2021 - 8:34am

Through his unwavering dedication to students and warm character, Robert Bible left an indelible mark on College of the Muscogee Nation and everyone who knew him.

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The Political Arrays of American Indian Literary History

April 29, 2021 - 8:34am

By James H. Cox
University of Minnesota Press (2019)
274 pages
Review by Ryan Winn

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The COVID-19 Data Dashboard: Building Data Infrastructure with Tribal Communities

April 29, 2021 - 8:34am

To address discrepancies between national, state, and tribal COVID-19 data, students at Oglala Lakota College and United Tribes Technical College developed a data dashboard to inform community members of case numbers, infection hotspots, and healthcare locations.

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The Language Warrior’s Manifesto: How to Keep Our Languages Alive No Matter the Odds

April 29, 2021 - 8:34am

By Anton Treuer
Minnesota Historical Society Press (2020)
184 pages
Review by Richard Littlebear

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To Have Heart: Health Education at Turtle Mountain Community College

April 29, 2021 - 8:34am

Recognizing the need for trained healthcare professionals, TMCC launched the Health Education Access through Rural Training (HEART) Project over a decade ago. In the storm of the pandemic, their efforts have paid off.

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Reading American Indian Law: Foundational Principles

April 29, 2021 - 8:34am

Edited by Grant Christensen and Melissa Tatum
Cambridge University Press (2020)
432 pages
Review by Stephen Wall

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The Red Road and Other Narratives of the Dakota Sioux

April 29, 2021 - 8:34am

By Samuel Mniyo and Robert Goodvoice; edited by Daniel M. Beveridge
University of Nebraska Press (2020)
304 pages
Review by john Peacock

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Violet

April 29, 2021 - 8:34am

“She was talking about suicide again, but she talked about suicide almost every time she drank. I told her to hush while my eyes slipped shut…”

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Fighting the Monster: How Diné College Led the Navajo Nation’s Response to COVID-19

April 29, 2021 - 8:33am

Diné College was among the first institutions of higher education nationwide to implement a comprehensive approach in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, while researchers at the tribal college published findings that unravelled why Native communities are at a higher risk.

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TOCC’s Public Health Program Addresses Health Concerns

April 29, 2021 - 8:33am

Today, COVID-19, emergency preparedness, prevention, and education are of paramount importance. That is why Tohono O’odham Community College has developed a public health program.

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Ilisagvik College Internet Gets Boost

April 23, 2021 - 3:58pm

Quintillion, which built a subsea fiber-optic network in the Arctic, and Alaska Communications announced Tuesday they had donated bandwidth to Ilisagvik College, more than doubling the college's bandwidth.

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Diné College to Host Student Writing Conference

April 23, 2021 - 9:43am

The conference is organized around re-envisioning a writing curriculum that meets the needs of the college’s students, with presentations and workshops offered by scholars in both writing studies and Indigenous studies.

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Piikani Language Students Receive Language Kits to Take Home

April 22, 2021 - 3:39pm

The home kits can be used by a variety of age groups and have a lot of great resources and fun games.

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Bisk Announces Partnership with Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College

April 22, 2021 - 3:39pm

The four-course program covers foundations of online teaching and learning, principles for designing and facilitating dynamic online discussions, understanding adult learners and best practices for synchronous remote learning.

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Sasquatch Recruits for Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College

April 22, 2021 - 11:41am

Thinking outside the box, KBOCC in rural upper Michigan has turned to unorthodox methods of recruiting over the past year.

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Diné College Names May 7, 2021 Commencement Speakers

April 21, 2021 - 3:45pm

Popular Navajo news anchor and journalist Colton Shone of NBC TV station KOB Channel 4 (Albuquerque, NM) and long-time Navajo physician Dr. Michael Tutt will serve as Diné College’s 2021 commencement speakers, in which 98 students will be awarded degrees and certificates on May 7.

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