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'The New Faces of an Ancient People American Indian' powwow invites participation in Native American culture

March 31, 2017 - 4:15pm
… celebration and participate in American Indian cultures. The event is … American Indian music, dancing and a traditional storyteller. Additionally, visitors may purchase Native … asks attendees to respect American Indian cultural traditions and beliefs. …

Native American Higher Education Professionals and Students Earn Top Awards by American Indian College Fund and Adolph Coors Foundation

March 20, 2017 - 10:01pm
… , 2017) - The American Indian College Fund honored 34 American Indian tribal college students … About the American Indian College Fund Founded in 1989, the American Indian College Fund … 's largest charity supporting Native higher education for more than …

GMA Enhances Indian Gaming Focus; Appoints Erika Meeske Rafferty As Vice President of Native American Gaming

March 15, 2017 - 8:53am
… firm as Vice President of Native American Gaming.  “The partners and associates … nuances and challenges that face Native American and First Nation communities provides … Magazine, Tribal Government Gaming, and Indian Gaming Magazine.  She continues to …

GMA Enhances Indian Gaming Focus; Appoints Erika Meeske Rafferty As Vice President of Native American Gaming

March 15, 2017 - 8:35am
… firm as Vice President of Native American Gaming.  “The partners and associates … nuances and challenges that face Native American and First Nation communities provides … Magazine, Tribal Government Gaming, and Indian Gaming Magazine.  She continues to …

Indian American felicitated for community serviceA native of Gabat village in Gujarat, Ramesh Shah was also awarded the 'Pravasi Bharatiya Samman' last month in Bangalore for his over 40 years of contribution in spreading awareness about India around…

February 23, 2017 - 3:20am
HOUSTON: An Indian-American has been felicitated by the Indian Consulate here for his contribution towards the community and starting a mission that provides education to millions in tribal India. A native of Gabat village in Gujarat, Ramesh Shah was also …

Final Showing of "Native Fashion Now" Exhibition Arrives at the National Museum of the American Indian in New York for Fashion Week

February 9, 2017 - 4:53pm
… of the American Indian Acclaimed Show Features 67 Native Designers From … scale traveling exhibition of contemporary Native American fashion, celebrating indigenous designers … native-fashion-now-exhibition-arrives-at-the-national-museum-of-the-american-indian …

A hope for change: Indian Child Welfare Court aims for better outcomes for Native American families

February 3, 2017 - 2:42pm
… , more culturally sensitive experience to Native American families moving through the legal … Lincoln Park apartment, decorated with Native American dream catchers and wall-hangings, Jackson … Native American homes can be "transforming," she said. To keep Indian …

Posttraumatic stress and alcohol use disorders hit American-Indian and Alaskan-Native men the hardest

January 30, 2017 - 8:35am
… also disproportionately affect vulnerable American Indian and Alaskan-Native (AI/AN) populations … Year Alcohol Use Disorder Among American Indians/Alaska Natives and …

A hope for change: Duluth Indian Child Welfare Court aims for better outcomes for Native American families

January 29, 2017 - 11:33am
… , more culturally sensitive experience to Native American families moving through the legal … Lincoln Park apartment, decorated with Native American dream catchers and wall-hangings, Jackson … Native American homes can be "transforming," she said. To keep Indian …

Indian Child Welfare Court in Duluth aims for better outcomes for Native American families

January 28, 2017 - 10:24pm
… , more culturally sensitive experience to Native American families moving through the legal … Lincoln Park apartment, decorated with Native American dream catchers and wall-hangings, Jackson … Native American homes can be "transforming," she said. To keep Indian …

Connecting American Indian and Alaska Native Children to Health Coverage

December 9, 2016 - 4:59pm
… non-elderly individuals self-identify as American Indian or Alaska Native alone or in combination …

U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features -- American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month: November 2016

November 2, 2016 - 3:20pm
… % The percentage of single-race American Indian and Alaska Native householders who owned their … percentage of civilian-employed, single-race American Indian and Alaska Native people, age 16 and … household income of single-race American Indian and Alaska Native households in 2015. This …

American Indian Heritage Month: celebrating Native culture, honoring Native history

November 1, 2016 - 8:56am
… , we recognize the beginning of American Indian Heritage Month, and encourage you … impact of Native Americans is significant and diverse. Throughout American Indian Heritage Month … long-term solutions for strong, self-sufficient Native American communities. Established in 1990, PWNA …

Indian Art Market showcases beauty, tradition and sorrow captured by Native American artists

October 8, 2016 - 10:17pm
In a 12-inch-by-36-inch acrylic work Scott painted a long, orange horizon with three tiny buffalo beneath a huge blue sky. Billowing clouds symbolize the great buffalo herds that once roamed the continent. "They are looking down from above," he …

Northwestern increases support of Native population on American Indian Day

September 25, 2016 - 10:22pm
For the first time, Friday’s Native American Heritage Day was marked by two community events at Northwestern: a First-Year Native American meet-and-greet and Native American storytelling. The two events, hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs, Campus …

Native American artist takes abandoned Indian School and makes it his own canvas

August 27, 2016 - 2:43pm
Please enable Javascript to watch this video CONCHO, OKLAHOMA -- He felt the spirit of this place right away. "When you walk in here you can feel that energy, that there is a history here," says artist Steven Grounds. He walked the abandoned …

Donald Trump-Elizabeth Warren ‘Indian’ Feud Update: Senator’s Native American Ancestry Claim Disputed, Again

March 21, 2016 - 5:10pm
… , the Indian? You mean the Indian?” Trump said. "The Indian? You …   The controversy about Warren having Native American ancestry stems from her 2012 … to the Native American community. Despite criticism, Warren defended her claims. “Native American has …

Tribal College President Dr. David Yarlott and Native Students Honored by American Indian College Fund and Adolph Coors Foundation

March 18, 2016 - 7:05am
… / -- The American Indian College Fund honored American Indian scholarship recipients at its … Hidatsa Sahnish College              Native American Studies David Miramontez          Northwest Indian College Tribal Governance … About the American Indian College Fund Founded in 1989, the American Indian College Fund …

Social studies unit: Native American Indian crafts, tribal costumes, printables

March 2, 2016 - 6:00pm
… Native American Indian headband. Use the leftover piece from the strip to make Native American Indian … native design templates and printables. This site has free printables of Native American Indian patterns for social studies. This article has free printables of Native American Indian …

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