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Release Date: August 21, 2015 E

Do you want to make a difference? Are you tired of teachers and administrators not listening to you? Not respecting you and your peers? Ignoring your rights? No one can be better than you at...

Release Date: August 17, 2015 E

26 year-old dental hygienist Kristina Hyatt, Eastern Band of Cherokee, was selected as Miss Native American USA 2015.  Read more about Hyatt at ...

Release Date: August 16, 2015 E

Thanks to the Morongo Tribe and a golf tournament, 800 low-income children are fully equipped with new shoes, plus backpacks of school supplies to jump-start their semester in the fall.

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Release Date: August 10, 2015 E

Two hundred American Indian high school kids from five states and more than 20 tribes turned up at the Pentagon to play basketball.

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Release Date: August 10, 2015 E

“Talk to me in Cheyenne” and “Don’t forget our language,” was the theme for the 2015 Cheyenne language immersion camp recently held for youth from ages 5-18 at Chief Dull Knife College.

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Release Date: August 7, 2015 E

How can we better prepare Native students for the first day of college? Listen to Native America Calling’s conversation with Native student success centers for tips on how to tackle your first...

Release Date: August 7, 2015 E

Each year, the Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) selects five inspirational Native youth to join the Champions for Change youth leadership network....

Release Date: August 6, 2015 E

Madeline Sayet, a young member of the Mohegan Tribe, is directing the flagship production of the Glimmerglass Festival in New York. ...

Release Date: August 6, 2015 E

‘A’gin’ is the Tewa word for respect and the central concept in a sex education program for teens from six Tewa-speaking communities in Northern New Mexico. One activity in the A’gin curriculum is...

Release Date: August 3, 2015 E

Isleta Pueblo in New Mexico held a grand reopening for the elementary school on the reservation. As part of the celebration, Isleta Pueblo welcomed Secretary Sally Jewell.

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Release Date: August 3, 2015 E

Starting in 2002, the Toby Eagle Bull Memorial Skate Competition was started to remember and celebrate the life of Toby Ray Eagle Bull. Entering its 13th year of competition the Toby Eagle Bull...

Release Date: August 3, 2015 E

The Morongo Band of Mission Indians awarded $40,000 in scholarships to four Native American students in California to further their education.

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Release Date: July 30, 2015 E

On July 31 and August 1, the Stronghold Society will celebrate the official opening of two skate parks built over the last three years on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota....

Release Date: July 30, 2015 E

Google, Email, Facebook. On your laptop, at your desk, on your smart phone. As you probably already know, the Internet now plays a huge role in our daily lives. Although the Internet is a great...

Release Date: July 29, 2015 E

Students from across the country came to Pine Ridge to share, learn, and work together for the Exposures summer cross-cultural...

Release Date: July 28, 2015 E

Emerging artist Brenna Ravenshead, 18, of Custer, walked away with the Best of Show award for her artwork, Beaded Fawn Head Bag, at the third annual Gathering of People, Wind and Water art...

Release Date: July 27, 2015 E

Indian Country Today Media Network asked several Native youth in attendance at the White House Tribal Youth Gathering what they would say to or ask of President Barack Obama.

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Release Date: July 23, 2015 E

The Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma is holding its Youth Language and Cultural Preservation Camp in an effort to pass on the Quapaw language to younger generations.

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Release Date: July 21, 2015 E

As part of the U.S. Department of Interior’s Indian Arts and Crafts Board the art of young emerging Lakota artist Paul High Horse went on...

Release Date: July 21, 2015 E

Gyasi Ross, Editor at Large for Indian Country Today Media Network, addresses youth about the complexity, strength, and privilege of growing up Native.

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