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Ilisagvik College Staff Discuss Ways to Be ‘Unapologetically Inupiaq’

February 8, 2019 - 3:48pm

The purpose of this dialogue was for Iḷisaġvik, as an institution, to broaden the understanding of how Iḷisaġvik College has an opportunity to be "unapologetically Iñupiaq."

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Community, National Art Project Slated for April 5-6 at LCO College

February 8, 2019 - 3:47pm

Public participation is being invited for a unique, community collaborative art show called “Gimiwaanji’idimin — We Gather Together,” to be held April 5 and 6 at the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College (LCOOOC).

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United Tribes Technical College Celebrating 50 Years

February 8, 2019 - 3:46pm

The Bismarck Tribune reports that United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck on Friday kicked off a series of celebratory events with an opening ceremony for a newly renovated administrative building.

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Beekeeping Workshop Returns to FDLTCC

February 8, 2019 - 3:45pm

The first “Beekeeping and More” workshop, held in 2016, drew more than 150 beekeepers. The event is now one of the largest beekeeping workshops in northern Minnesota.

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Top State Education Officials Visit Leech Lake Tribal College

February 8, 2019 - 11:46am

The newly appointed commissioners’ visit comes as part of an ongoing effort from the MN Department of Education to meet with teachers, parents, staff, students and community members across the state to learn how to better serve constituents.

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Jewel Big Crow Crowned Miss SGU Winyan 2019

February 8, 2019 - 11:43am

After a festive week of activities, The Todd County Tribune caught up with incoming Miss SGU Winyan Jewel Big Crow and outgoing Miss SGU Sannita (Blue Thunder) One Star before the final Gand Entry of Sinte Gleska University’s Founders Week Wacipi on Sunday afternoon.

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American Indian College Fund Publishes Report on Higher Education Equity Initiative for Native Americans

February 8, 2019 - 11:42am

The American Indian College Fund published its report on how colleges and universities can promote visibility of and create healthy learning environments for Native American students.

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Fond Du Lac Tribal and Community College Hosts Nursing and Healthcare Expo

February 8, 2019 - 11:41am

Students and community members had a chance to meet healthcare professionals and learn about how to get jobs in the field.

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Tribal College Students and Leaders Visit Capitol Hill for Legislative Summit

February 6, 2019 - 3:43pm

Tribal college and university (TCU) delegations travelled to Washington, DC this week for the American Indian Higher Education Consortium’s (AIHEC’s) annual legislative summit. As the federal government recovers from the longest shutdown in American history,

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Northwest Indian College Receives $200k from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community

February 6, 2019 - 3:40pm

NORTHWEST INDIAN COLLEGEThe Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, located in Scott County Minnesota, recently donated $200,000 to the Northwest Indian College (NWIC) in support of phase IV of its capital vision to create a four-year university and sanctuary of learning for Native students.

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Diné College Joins Tiny Earth Antibiotics Initiative

February 6, 2019 - 10:19am

Diné College is joining the push to mitigate one of the most critical public health crises facing the world: antibiotic resistance. Diné College professors Barbara Klein and Shazia Tabassum Hakim recently took part in a week-long seminar at the University of Wisconsin related to the Tiny Earth initiative,

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AIHEC Hosts Meeting on Embedding Behavioral Health and Health Research into TCU Curricula

February 1, 2019 - 9:02am

AIHEC NATIVE AMERICAN RESEARCH CENTERS FOR HEALTH CONCLAVE

The American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) Native American Research Centers for Health (NARCH) and Aseto’ne Network Project hosted a meeting for TCU faculty January 3-4,

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Indigenous Academia

January 31, 2019 - 7:01pm

Dr Hohaia Collier of Ngati Porou is the new Chancellor of the World Indigenous Nations University.

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Ignored and Deported, Cree ‘Refugees’ Echo the Crises of Today

January 31, 2019 - 7:00pm

Stamper and others at the tribe’s Stone Child College have worked to help the rising generation “retain this history.”

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American Indian College Fund Announces Full Circle Scholarship Opportunities

January 28, 2019 - 7:45pm

As the American Indian College Fund celebrates its 30th year, the application for its signature scholarship program—The Full Circle Scholarship—has opened to support Native American college students during the 2019-2020 school year.

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Long-Time Diné College Educator Passes Away at 86

January 28, 2019 - 7:41pm

LONGTIME DINE COLLEGE EDUCATOR  MARTHA JACKSONDiné College lost a pillar of the community when long-time educator and silversmith Martha Jackson died January 16 at the age of 86. Lawrence Isaac Jr.,

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FDLTCC Cooks Up Fundraiser

January 28, 2019 - 6:15pm

Food for Thought raised over $20,000 was raised for the FDLTCC student scholarship fund.

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Indigenous Symposium on Water Research, Education, and Engagement

January 28, 2019 - 6:14pm

The symposium brought 36 indigenous scientists, community activists, elders, and allies to Salish Kootenai College.

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Sinte Gleska University Announces Founders’ Week Activities

January 28, 2019 - 6:13pm

This year's theme is Preparing the Next Chapter for the Sicangu Oyate and Sinte Gleska University.

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Institute of American Indian Arts Receives Grant for New Research Center

January 28, 2019 - 1:24pm

The Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) has been awarded $434,000 from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the planning of a new research center at IAIA that focuses on the advancement of contemporary Native arts and culture,

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