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Vernacular Sovereignties: Indigenous Women Challenging World Politics

June 3, 2019 - 7:21pm

Vernacular Sovereignties: Indigenous Women Challenging World Politics
By Manuela Lavinas Picq
University of Arizona Press (2018)
240 pages

“Indigenous women are rarely accounted for in world politics.

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Weaving Chiapas: Maya Women’s Lives in a Changing World

June 3, 2019 - 7:20pm

Weaving Chiapas: Maya Women’s Lives in a Changing World
Edited by Yolanda Castro Apreza, Charlene Woodcock, and K’inal Antsetik, A.C.
University of Oklahoma Press (2018)
288 pages

“In the highlands of Chiapas,

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Native but Foreign: Indigenous Immigrants and Refugees in the North American Borderlands

June 3, 2019 - 7:18pm

Native but Foreign: Indigenous Immigrants and Refugees in the North American Borderlands
By Brenden W. Rensink
Texas A&M University Press (2018)
304 pages

“In Native but Foreign,

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Footprints of Hopi History: Hopihiniwtiput Kukveni’at

June 3, 2019 - 7:16pm

Footprints of Hopi History: Hopihiniwtiput Kukveni’at
Edited by Leigh J. Kuwanwisiwma, T. J. Ferguson, and Chip Colwell
University of Arizona Press (2018)
288 pages

Kukveni—footprints—are a powerful historical metaphor that the Hopi people use to comprehend their tangible heritage.

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Burgum Congratulates College Students Participating in National Cybersecurity Competition

June 3, 2019 - 12:35pm

Participating entities include Cankdeska Cikana Community College, Minot State University, North Dakota State College of Science, North Dakota State University, Valley City State University, WSC, Bismarck State College, University of Mary, University of North Dakota and Lake Region State College.

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Women Warriors: Then and Now

June 3, 2019 - 8:07am

Despite popular perceptions, Indigenous women have always been leaders in the struggle for self-determination and sovereignty. It’s a lesson that should resonate at all tribal colleges.

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Free Webinar on Using American Indian College Fund College-Going Student Guidebook for Native Americans

May 31, 2019 - 6:41pm

This will introduce Native Pathways: A College-Going Guidebook, a new, culturally relevant guidebook for college-going Native students published by the American Indian College Fund.

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LCO Ojibwe College Signs Transfer Agreements with UW-Madison, St. Scholastica

May 30, 2019 - 6:53pm

A signing ceremony was held Thursday, May 16, at the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College (LCOOCC) cementing a new transfer agreement between the community college and the University of Wisconsin-Madison to enable LCO students to transfer to the Madison campus.

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Oglala Lakota College Opens New College Center

May 30, 2019 - 6:53pm

On Thursday, May 16, students and staff were joined by college administrators at the opening of a new Pejuta Haka College Center in Kyle.

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Diné College Graduates Near Record Number Of Students

May 28, 2019 - 7:27pm

Several hundred family members and friends packed Diné College’s Piñon Pit recently for the 50th graduation commencement, which consisted of a near record number of bachelor’s degree and certificate recipients.

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CWC, Northern Arapaho Tribe Partner to Bring College to the Reservation

May 28, 2019 - 10:52am

Initially, courses will be offered at the Wind River Tribal College in Ethete. CWC hopes to expand services to other locations on the Wind River Indian Reservation.

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Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College Celebrates Commencement

May 28, 2019 - 10:51am

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College celebrated their Commencement Ceremony, honoring 41 graduates.

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‘Wherever They Need Me’: Red Lake Nation College Grad to Head to BSU and Back

May 24, 2019 - 6:36pm

Jourdain, 34, is set to graduate from Red Lake Nation College on Thursday, then head to the university for a degree in Indigenous Studies with a minor in the Ojibwe language, plus a teaching certificate.

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Leech Lake Tribal College Graduation

May 24, 2019 - 6:28pm

The College had a total of 31 graduates this spring. Students earned an array of degrees including majors in: Liberal Education- STEM Emphasis, Business, Law Enforcement, Indigenous Leadership, Early Childhood Education, Integrated Residential Building, Residential Carpentry, and Forest Ecology.

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Tribal Tutelage: The California Indian Nations College Celebrates a Year of Offering Classes—But the School Has a Lot More Work to Do

May 24, 2019 - 6:28pm

While the school didn’t start offering courses until the fall of 2018, its genesis occurred in 2015, when Theresa Mike began meeting with local tribal leaders and academic leaders in Southern California.

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Diné College to Expand Successful Arts Certificate Program; NCAP Receives a $540,500

May 24, 2019 - 6:27pm

Diné College’s Navajo Cultural Arts Program (NCAP), which offers classes, workshops and lectures on silversmithing, weaving, basket-making and moccasin-making, has has announced that it will continue its Navajo Cultural Arts Certificate Program.

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First Tribally Affiliated Medical School to Change Indian Country From a ‘Desert of Primary Care Physicians to an Oasis’

May 24, 2019 - 6:27pm

The new, accredited medical school campus will be located on the W.W. Hastings campus in Tahlequah, and is the first Tribally-affiliated medical school on Tribal land in the United States.

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Salish Kootenai College Annual Graduation Powwow Honors Students, Graduates

May 24, 2019 - 6:27pm

The annual SKC Graduation Powwow drew in a hearty round of 15 drums, 120 registered dancer, including nearly 60 nonregistered dancers including tiny tots.

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Umonhon-Ponka Gathering Underway at Nebraska Indian Community College

May 22, 2019 - 4:07pm

The four-day event offers free classes to help improve fluency in the Omaha and Ponca languages.

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FDLTCC Celebrates the Class of 2019

May 22, 2019 - 11:06am

There were 202 students listed for Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College's Class of 2019 during its commencement Thursday, May 16.

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