Navajo Technical University’s Wellness Center Site of Navajo Presidential Forum July 15, 2014
When the Navajo Nation Presidential Forum takes its traveling tour to the Navajo Reservation, it will stop in Crownpoint on July 21, 2014 at the Navajo Techical University’s newly constructed comprehensive wellness center.
The forum will be the first event held in the 23,537-square-foot facility, which is expected to open its doors to students and the community permanently on August 30th uses and will include a multi-purpose center and weight room, men’s and women’s locker rooms, and a two story gymnasium.
Blackfeet Community College Churning Out Chess Champions July 12, 2014
Blackfeet Community College Churning Out Chess Champions
July 14, 2014 | Vol. 10, No. 222
The Blackfeet Community College Chess Team won first place at the 2014 American Indian Higher Education Consortium National Chess Championships held this March in Billings, Montana.
Dartmouth College partners with The Institute of American Indian Arts for Native Studies July 12, 2014
Dartmouth College is offering an off-campus program in New Mexico through its Department of Native American Studies starting in 2015.
The program in Santa Fe will concentrate on Native American art, tribal law and government.The Institute of American Indian Arts will host the program and its students will be able to enroll in Dartmouth's classes.
will host the program and its students will be able to enroll in Dartmouth's classes.
Video Vault: Listen to Lakota Elder Talk About Education July 12, 2014
Sinte Gleska University features this video on its Spotlight on Lakota Studies page, and we thought it was worth highlighting.
Laura Black TomaHawk’s message about education is no less relevant today than it was when she spoke at Sinte Gleska University.
Blackfeet launch new language website July 11, 2014
Starting today, people on the Blackfeet Reservation as well as the general population can access interactive information on the Piikani language and culture through a new website developed by Blackfeet Community College.
Cheryl Crazy Bull on Higher Education, Institutional Racism, and Tribal College Difference July 11, 2014
Cheryl Crazy Bull, President and CEO of the American Indian College Fund, provided the keynote address for the 27th National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education in Indianapolis, Indiana. She addressed institutional racism against Native Americans in higher education; the value of a tribal college education in eliminating barriers to Native people in achieving a higher education; and her own inspirational journey through higher education as a Lakota woman.