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  • ND health officials: American Indian nurses needed
    May 25, 2014
    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — There were few role models in medicine that aspiring doctor Tamsen O'Berry could look to for support on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, so she carved out her own track.
  • Blackfeet BIA victim specialist works toward healing
    May 23, 2014
    Born and raised in Browning, Bremner studied at the University of Montana for a year while a young mother, then transferred back to Blackfeet Community College to complete an associate degree in criminal justice. Before taking the victim specialist position in 2010, she worked as a clerk and prosecutor with the Blackfeet tribal court and returned to UM to earn a master’s degree in sociology, Indian law and statistics.
  • Fort Peck Community College Celebrates Students' Success At Graduation
    May 22, 2014
    Each of Fort Peck Community College’s 46 graduates serves as an example of how hard work and commitment translate into personal and academic success.
  • Critical Literacy Class Participates in Energy Research Project
    May 20, 2014
    Under the direction of College of Menominee Nation (CMN) instructor Mahrie Peterson, EDU095-01 students researched articles connected to energy use and climate change.
  • Education on the Fort Peck Reservation
    May 20, 2014
    Education for Native Americans started long before the 1800s, when our Native people roamed free on their own land. The elders of our people were the educators. They taught the young how to respect every living thing: the trees, the grass, the animals, and the person standing next to you. They all took care of and looked out for one another. It was their way of life.
  • North Dakota tribal leaders want sanctions over T-shirts showing Indian head logo, beer bong
    May 19, 2014
    BISMARCK, North Dakota — Tribal leaders are pushing for sanctions against any student who wore a T-shirt bearing a caricature of the University of North Dakota's former Indian head logo drinking out of a beer bong.
  • SKC students engineer NASA satellite
    May 19, 2014
    PABLO - Salish Kootenai College in Pablo is a small tribal college with just over 1,000 students but despite the small size, a team of students and faculty are working on a satellite for NASA.
  • Chandlers use education to preserve their tribal culture
    May 18, 2014
    Observers say they endure criticism yet remain steadfast in their mission to provide a culturally relevant education at Aaniiih Nakoda College.
  • LCO College provides education to inmates
    May 17, 2014
    In its ongoing mission to serve the community, Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College continued a jail education program with sheriff’s departments in Ashland, Sawyer and Bayfield counties and the LCO Halfway House this school year.
  • NIGA recognizes Native-focused programs with award
    May 15, 2014
    Also during the luncheon, IGT and NIGA presented the American Indian College Fund with a $25,000 check that will be awarded via the International Game Technology Tribal Scholarship Program to deserving American Indian students pursuing higher education at tribal colleges and mainstream institutions across the country.