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Trivia Question #20

November 30, 2018 - 8:00am

What do the Hopis and the Comanches have in common?

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Run Centers on Navajo Clan System

November 29, 2018 - 10:17am

Approximately 65 people completed a running event Monday at Navajo Technical University that was designed to teach about the Navajo clan system.

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NTU Receives Funding for Center for Advanced Manufacturing

November 29, 2018 - 9:06am

Navajo Technical University (NTU) was awarded a $3.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to establish the NTU Center for Advanced Manufacturing. The funding ensures a solid foundation for the center’s future,

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Institute of American Indian Arts Students Featured at the Congressional Exhibition Project

November 29, 2018 - 9:03am

Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) student Gregory Ballenger (Diné) was selected to participate in the Congressional Exhibition Project’s second Native American art reception, a celebration in honor of Native American Heritage Month.

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Trivia Question #19

November 29, 2018 - 8:00am

What are the three, federally recognized Ute reservations?

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Trivia Question #18

November 28, 2018 - 8:00am

Both Sacajawea and her son had nicknames given to them during their journey with Lewis and Clark. What were they?

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Oglala Lakota College Campus in Rapid City Getting Cultural Center, Greenhouse Thanks to Ford Grant

November 27, 2018 - 6:32pm

The grant will be used to design and build a multipurpose learning center and greenhouse for the Lakota people of the Pine Ridge Reservation on the Oglala Lakota College He Sapa campus in Rapid City.

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Restoration Revisited

November 27, 2018 - 5:07pm

College of Menominee Nation is producing a play, “Menominee Restoration Day: Reader’s Theatre That Helps Us Remember,” to educate the next generation about how the Menominee tribe lost its status and how it was regained.

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Trivia Question #17

November 27, 2018 - 8:00am

One of the Original Six tribal colleges, D‐Q University’s name honors which two Indigenous cultures?

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Unci’s Take Sacred Foods Teachings Across Pine Ridge

November 26, 2018 - 12:07pm

Elders, families, and community representatives gathered at the Oglala Lakota College (OLC) Piya Wiconi campus in Kyle, South Dakota on Saturday, November 17 to begin planning for an Oglala Lakota Nation-wide sacred foods preparation program.

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Workforce Development Grants Awarded

November 26, 2018 - 12:06pm

Among the grants was a nearly 400 thousand dollar award to the Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College and the Sappi Mill in Cloquet to create a new certificate program in Pulp and Paper Technology.

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ND Students Receive Scholarships

November 26, 2018 - 11:15am

Thanks to the American Indian College Fund and the United Health Foundation, Vormestrand and 10 other Native North Dakota college students are getting help as the first recipients of scholarships offered through the foundation’s Tribal Wellness Scholarship Program.

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Trivia Question #16

November 26, 2018 - 8:00am

Where was the World Indigenous Higher Education Consortium (WINHEC) established?

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Trivia Question #15

November 23, 2018 - 8:00am

What does the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas and the Tohono O’odham Nation have in common?

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Trivia Question #14

November 22, 2018 - 8:00am

Which tribal college developed the first accredited master’s degree program?

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Trivia Question #13

November 21, 2018 - 8:00am

What was the first Native‐led, pan‐Indian organization in the United States?

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Indigenous Teachers Education Project Receives $1.2 Million Grant

November 20, 2018 - 6:06pm

With the grant, the project will effectively double its reach to 28 teaching students supported and several new partnerships including the Hopi Tribal Education Department, Gila River Indian Community, San Carlos Apache College, Tohono O'odham Nation Education Department, Tohono O'odham Community College, Tucson Unified School District and Southern Arizona Research, Science and Engineering Foundation.

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Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Wins Marketing and Communication Award

November 20, 2018 - 9:29am

FOND DU LAC TRIBAL AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE WINS SILVER MEDALLION AWARD

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College (FDLTCC) was honored with a Silver Medallion Award for excellence in public relations, marketing, and communication in the 2018 National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) District 5 Medallion Awards competition.

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Trivia Question #12

November 20, 2018 - 8:00am

Who was the longest‐serving chairman of the Navajo Nation?

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Examining the Role of TCUs in Native Student Success and Retention

November 19, 2018 - 10:20am

Higher education leaders can take cues from Tribal colleges and universities (TCUs) to better support Native American students, according to a research brief published by the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CMSI) at the University of Pennsylvania.

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