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Release Date: January 22, 2015 E

Brian Cladoosby, President of the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), delivered the 2015 State of the Indian Nations on January 22,...

Release Date: January 22, 2015 E

Drug Facts Chat Day is an annual live online chat held between high school students and...

Release Date: January 22, 2015 E

Submissions are currently open for the second White House Student Film Festival! The theme of this year’s festival is The Impact of Giving Back, and it’s open to U.S. students, grades K-12. Tell a...

Release Date: January 19, 2015 E

An unprecedented partnership has formed between the Waadookodaading Ojibwe Language Immersion school and the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe school to help keep the language school alive despite...

Release Date: January 16, 2015 E

College Horizons is a pre-college program for Native American, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian high school students open to...

Release Date: January 16, 2015 E

By Ben Spooner and Dave Brave Heart

A recent study by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) found that more...

Release Date: January 16, 2015 E

Watch a recording of Cheryl Crazy Bull, president and CEO of the ...

Release Date: January 15, 2015 E

Cherokee Nation’s W.W. Hastings Hospital will add a new facility after the Tribe was notified it was awarded an Indian Health Service Joint Venture Construction Program project. The Cherokee...

Release Date: January 13, 2015 E

Dr. Adrienne K. of Native Appropriations shared a letter of support and condolences to Native students at Stanford after a recent...

Release Date: January 11, 2015 E

At a time when the need for linguistic revitalization is more pressing than ever, young Native Americans have access to an abundance of resources to preserve and learn their indigenous languages...

Release Date: January 11, 2015 E

What would you say to end suicide?  WeRNative encourages teens to submit slogans or signs reaching out so that others may discover that there is help and that they are not alone. For guidance,...

Release Date: January 8, 2015 E

In this op-ed, Byron Dorgan, former United States Senator (D) from North Dakota and founder of the Center for Native American Youth, discusses...

Release Date: January 2, 2015 E

By Kellie Anderson

The Wah-Zha-Zhi— or Osage— Nation is a proud Tribal community that shares, preserves, and celebrates the values, teachings, and Tribal ways of its elders, for present and...

Release Date: December 30, 2014 E

A winner of the 2014 MacArthur Foundation “genius” grant, Sarah Deer (Muscogee Creek) works to address high violence rates against Native American women.  Deer, who teaches law at the William...

Release Date: December 28, 2014 E

In this essay publlished in Health Affairs, Terry Cross, Executive...

Release Date: December 22, 2014 E

Sabrina Pourier, an enrolled member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe in Eagle Butte, South Dakota, inspires others through her traditional way of life.  Pourier chooses to lead a healthy...

Release Date: December 19, 2014 E

Do you know of an incredible leader in your community?  If so, then...

Release Date: December 18, 2014 E

A study led by Dr. Anne Gregory of Rutgers University shows that restorative practices have the potential to transform teacher-student relationships and to achieve equity in school discipline,...

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