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Release Date: April 6, 2015 E

The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) has sponsored ...

Release Date: April 1, 2015 E

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is a 14-year-old environmental activist. In 2012, the United Nations brought together world leaders and young people from 110 countries at the Rio+20 U.N. Summit to show the...

Release Date: March 30, 2015 E

The National Juvenile Justice Network (NJJN) is accepting applications for the 2015–16...

Release Date: March 30, 2015 E

Grant Two Bulls, an 18-year-old student at Breck School in Golden Valley, Minnesota, has combined science and history to connect to his Indian heritage. He’s been analyzing 200-year-old pollen...

Release Date: March 30, 2015 E

The University of Winnipeg has recently approved a mandatory Indigenous studies course that will look at rights, traditions, history,...

Release Date: March 30, 2015 E

Running Strong is excited to announce the first class of Dreamstarters!...

Release Date: March 30, 2015 E

The University of Arizona (UA) College of Medicine was awarded a $975,000 grant by the Indian Health Service (IHS). This money will allow UA to train dozens of bright young Natives, who might...

Release Date: March 28, 2015 E

Led by 22-year-old Keioshiah Peter, Rez Condom Tour is a student-organized sex education event centered on promoting sexual...

Release Date: March 28, 2015 E

Indian Country Today Media Network’s Vincent Schilling presents ten ways young people (or anyone wanting to learn more about their own Tribe) can go about learning, connecting, and practicing the...

Release Date: March 27, 2015 E

The Native American Children's Safety Act requires background checks of all adults in a home where foster...

Release Date: March 25, 2015 E

Keanu Jones, 18, was one of 15 youth selected from around the country as part of the second annual White House Student Film...

Release Date: March 24, 2015 E

Fewer than half of Native American students graduate from the Pendleton School District, a rate much lower than that of white students. To combat these numbers, officials are implementing various...

Release Date: March 23, 2015 E

The Young Native Writers Essay Contest is a writing contest for Native American high school students and that encourages them to write...

Release Date: March 19, 2015 E

Mardi Gras Indians reflect an African-American tradition that goes back more than a century to honor...

Release Date: March 16, 2015 E

The American Indian College Fund honored American Indian scholarship recipients at its 2014-15 Student of the Year reception at the American Indian...

Release Date: March 16, 2015 E

According to data recently released by the Education Department, more and more American Indian and Alaska Native...

Release Date: March 15, 2015 E

As reported by Ireland Calling, city officials in Cork,...

Release Date: March 13, 2015 E

The mission of the American Indian Education Foundation (AIEF)’s Scholarship service is to give more...

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