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Indian Peaches

March 21, 2019 - 12:27pm

Brown helped College of the Muscogee Nation research specialist Lacey Azbell plant four saplings at the CMN cultural community garden where students learn and connect with the significant role food sovereignty has played historically in the lives of the Mvskoke people.

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Categories: EDUCATION, UNITED STATES

American Indian College Fund Honors 35 Tribal College Students with Student of Year Scholarships

March 21, 2019 - 12:20pm

The American Indian College Fund honored 35 tribal college and university students who were awarded a $1,200 Student of the Year scholarship to attend their respective institutions at a reception in Billings, Montana.

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Categories: EDUCATION, UNITED STATES

Navajo Tech to Honor New Mexico Sen. John Pinto

March 21, 2019 - 12:18pm

The Gallup Independent reports Navajo Technical University is scheduled to celebrate the 94-year-old Pinto with an honorary degree of Doctor of Public Service at the university's May 17 commencement.

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Categories: EDUCATION, UNITED STATES

Exploring Ways to Incorporate New Online Learning Technologies into the Tribal College Librarians Institute

March 21, 2019 - 12:17pm

This article summarizes the goals and past practices of the Tribal College Librarians Institute (TCLI) as well as new plans to utilize online learning technologies to enhance the TCLI's reach and impact.

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Categories: EDUCATION, UNITED STATES

Navajo Technical University Holds 7th Annual Research Day

March 15, 2019 - 10:41am

Energy research earned recognition at Navajo Technical University’s 7th Annual Research Day, with three of the competition’s top four presentations focusing on power. In total,

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Categories: EDUCATION

The Life of Ten Bears: Comanche Historical Narratives

March 14, 2019 - 10:36am

The Life of Ten Bears: Comanche Historical Narratives
Compiled by Francis Joseph Attocknie
University of Nebraska Press (2016)
252 pages

The Life of Ten Bears is a remarkable collection of nineteenth-century Comanche oral histories given by Francis Joseph “Joe A” Attocknie.

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Science, Sexuality and Race in the United States and Australia, 1780-1940 (Revised edition)

March 14, 2019 - 10:35am

Science, Sexuality and Race in the United States and Australia, 1780-1940 (Revised edition)
Gregory D. Smithers
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
516 pages

“Science,

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Situational Identities along the Raiding Frontier of Colonial New Mexico

March 14, 2019 - 10:34am

Situational Identities along the Raiding Frontier of Colonial New Mexico
By Jun U. Sunseri
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
240 pages

“Situational Identities along the Raiding Frontier of Colonial New Mexico examines pluralistic communities that navigated between colonial and indigenous practices to negotiate strategic alliances with both sides of generations-old conflicts.

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Magpie’s Blanket: A Novel

March 14, 2019 - 10:33am

Magpie’s Blanket: A Novel
By Kimberly D. Schmidt
University of New Mexico Press (2016)
184 pages

“In this thoughtful novel Kimberly D.

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Indigenous Cities: Urban Indian Fiction and the Histories of Relocation

March 14, 2019 - 10:33am

Indigenous Cities: Urban Indian Fiction and the Histories of Relocation
By Laura M. Furlan
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
354 pages

“In Indigenous Cities Laura M.

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Hidden Thunder: Rock Art of the Upper Midwest

March 14, 2019 - 10:32am

Hidden Thunder: Rock Art of the Upper Midwest
By Jerry Schrab and Robert F. Boszhardt
Wisconsin Historical Society Press (2016)
241 pages

“In Hidden Thunder,

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Salish Blankets: Robes of Protection and Transformation, Symbols of Wealth

March 14, 2019 - 10:31am

Salish Blankets: Robes of Protection and Transformation, Symbols of Wealth
By Leslie H. Tepper, Janice George, and Willard Joseph
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
232 pages

Salish Blankets presents a new perspective on Salish weaving through technical and anthropological lenses.

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Kiowa Belief and Ritual

March 14, 2019 - 10:30am

Kiowa Belief and Ritual
By Benjamin R. Kracht
University of Nebraska Press (2017)
362 pages

“Directed by anthropologist Alexander Lesser in 1935,

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Okanagan Grouse Woman: Upper Nicola Narratives

March 14, 2019 - 10:29am

Okanagan Grouse Woman: Upper Nicola Narratives
By Lottie Lindley
University of Nebraska Press (2016)
512 pages

“In this book of Native American language research and oral traditions,

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

White Birch, Red Hawthorn: A Memoir

March 14, 2019 - 10:28am

White Birch, Red Hawthorn: A Memoir
By Nora Murphy
University of Minnesota Press (2017)
179 pages

“Nora Murphy tells the story of her ancestors’ maple grove that,

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Categories: BOOK REVIEW, EDUCATION

Tioga Bank Donates to Student Success at NHSC

March 13, 2019 - 11:14am

The Bank of Tioga has partnered with the Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College, chartered by the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, in gifting $1,500 toward technology and classroom needs in the college’s Student Success Center.

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Luncheon Aims to Inspire Women to Take Leadership Roles

March 11, 2019 - 11:28am

This year’s honorees are Jena Gullo, executive director of MSA United Way, Laurel Vermillion, president of Sitting Bull College.

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Panel: Marginalized Groups Need Diversity Officers

March 11, 2019 - 11:24am

The skepticism many Native Americans and other indigenous peoples have had toward predominantly White educational institutions is a response to how they historically have been disrespected and miseducated by those systems, contended Carrie L. Billy, president and chief executive officer of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC).

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State Officials Tout Walz Budget at FDLTCC

March 8, 2019 - 6:10pm

"The reason you feel at home here is because you see your culture here; you see Ojibwe culture here," Olson said, receiving cheers and applause from the audience. "You see native culture; you see native staff and faculty. You just feel at home."

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George Washington University Admits NTU Student to Native American Leadership Program

March 6, 2019 - 6:23pm

Leslie Tsosie, who earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Diné Culture, Language and Leadership from NTU in December, was accepted into George Washington University’s Native American Leadership Program for the 2019 spring semester in Washington, DC.

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