Monthly Archives: March 2008

Education Renews

I just returned from the AIHEC student conference in Bismarck, North Dakota, where I had the opportunity to meet with many of our students from all across Indian country. It is a busy, noisy, and fun time, as old friends meet again, new friendships are formed, and students compete in one-act play competitions, Knowledge Bowl, [...]

AIHEC Founder Visits Fund

Today at the Fund we had a real treat. John Emhoolah Jr. (Kiowa), one of the founding members of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC), paid a visit to the Fund to discuss the roots of the tribal college movement. In addition to the wonderful stories Mr. Emhoolah shared, it was humbling to be [...]

In Memoriam

To honor the father of Rick Williams Joel Calvin Williams, Jr.Born: December 30, 1930Died: February 26, 2008