Archive: Nov 2012

Student Success

Siblings in Science: Breaking Boundaries in Indian Country in the Name of Native Pride and Native Science

By American Indian College Fund - November 29, 2012

Growing up in an urban environment was not easy for us. A lot of nights we weren’t sure whether or…

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Dera: Think ‘Skin

By American Indian College Fund - November 28, 2012

Dera adorns a hand-made quill medallion at the annual AIHEC student conference in Rapid City. Growing up on the…

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Always In Transit

By American Indian College Fund - November 23, 2012

Director of CU Upward Bound Tanaya Winder Not too long ago a friend told me I was like the…

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Native American Heritage Month

Food for Thought: Stories from Sky’s Stomach

By American Indian College Fund - November 20, 2012

“You are what you eat” is a food saying I have already used on my blog, but for this particular…

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Leaving Home to Fulfill a Destiny

By American Indian College Fund - November 15, 2012

Iva, presenting the results from the Blackfeet Community College during the convening of tribal colleges participating in the Woksape…

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Native American Heritage Month

Oral Tradition: A Tool for Knowing Who We Are

By American Indian College Fund - November 13, 2012

I spent summers with family in Kaibab. When my aunt would speak Paiute to me, I did not understand…

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Think Indian? Think Government

By American Indian College Fund - November 9, 2012

In 1961, during his inaugural address, President John F. Kennedy delivered the memorable line in which he emphasized, “Ask…

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Join Us in Celebrating, Donating in November

By American Indian College Fund - November 9, 2012

Native American Heritage Month is a great time to show your support for Native American students in higher education.  We…

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Native American Heritage Month

Carrying on the Teachings

By American Indian College Fund - November 6, 2012

Yá’át’ééh, Shí éí Tó’aheedliinii nish?í, Persian éí báshíschíín. Kinyaa’áánii dashícheii dóó Persain dashshínálí. Lukachukai d???? íyisíí naashá, áádóó University of…

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Join Us in Celebrating Native Heritage Month

By American Indian College Fund - November 1, 2012

November 1 marks the start of National American Indian Heritage Month. All month long we will we celebrate the…

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