Archive: Jan 2012

Student Punished for Speaking Native Language

By American Indian College Fund - January 31, 2012

A Menominee high school student in Wisconsin was punished for speaking her Native language there. She was teaching other students…

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How Tribal Colleges Reverse Boarding School Native Education Legacy

By American Indian College Fund - January 27, 2012

Education was a tool used by the U.S. government to try to assimilate American Indians. This Week in Indian Country’s piece, “Schools…

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Tucson Schools Bans Books by Native, Chicano, and Latino Authors

By American Indian College Fund - January 23, 2012

Tucson schools are banning The reading list of removed books in minority education includes works by acclaimed Native American, Chicano…

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Scholarships Available! Apply Today!

By American Indian College Fund - January 9, 2012

The American Indian College Fund is the largest of minority scholarship providers for Native American students nationwide. Yet many qualified Native students…

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