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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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Trivia Question #11

November 19, 2018 - 8:07am

The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act divided Alaska Natives into regional corporations. How many regional corporations were there total, including for non‐resident Natives?

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Diné College Researching School Shootings, Role of Media

November 18, 2018 - 11:38am

The Diné College contingent that recently spent several weeks researching school shootings and violence at George Mason University (GMU) in Fairfax, Virginia, is back in class and readying for another research go-round — but this time not so far away.

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Trivia Question #10

November 16, 2018 - 8:00am

Who was the first executive director of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium?

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FDLTCC Wins Marketing and Communication Award

November 15, 2018 - 6:09pm

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College 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 District 5 Medallion Awards competition.

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Human Trafficking, Sexual Assault Awareness Seminar to Be Held in Browning

November 15, 2018 - 6:09pm

The seminar will be held in the Student Commons in the Beaver Painted Lodge at Blackfeet Community College in Browning.

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Trivia Question #9

November 15, 2018 - 8:00am

What year was the American Indian Religious Freedom Act amended to
protect the sacramental use of peyote?

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Scholarship Encourages Native Students from North Dakota to Seek Careers in Mental Health

November 14, 2018 - 7:50pm

AMERICAN INDIAN COLLEGE FUNDThe American Indian College Fund, in partnership with the United Health Foundation, awarded 11 Native American North Dakota college students with scholarships through the United Health Foundation Tribal Wellness Scholarship Program.

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Trivia Question #8

November 14, 2018 - 8:00am

Because of the unfortunate acronym, this group of Native activists discarded “Concerned Indian Americans” in favor of what name?

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Navajo Technical University Recognized as One of the Best Colleges in New Mexico

November 13, 2018 - 11:30pm

Navajo Technical University (NTU) was recognized as one of the best colleges in New Mexico in 2018 according to BestColleges.com, a leading provider of higher education research and college planning resources.

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Trivia Question #7

November 13, 2018 - 8:45am

This early Red Power leader sometimes went by the nickname “Wovoka II” because he was from the same reservation as the famed Ghost Dance leader.

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