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Sunny’s Campus Visit Reinforces Commitment to Continuing Studies

By American Indian College Fund - January 26, 2017

Sunny is a student at Leech Lake Tribal College in Red Lake, Minnesota. Through the help of the American…

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Inside the College Fund

Early Childhood Expert Appointed to Board of Directors of the National Board for Education Sciences

By American Indian College Fund - January 9, 2017

Tarajean Yazzie-Mintz is Co-Director of the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and Senior Program Officer…

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Student Success

College Visits Build Perspective for Prospective College Students

By American Indian College Fund - December 12, 2016

My name is Dane Allapowa and I am a sophomore at Cankdeska Cikana Community College (CCCC); a tribal college in…

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President's Blog

Civility, Complicity and Silence: Lessons from Our Ancestors

By American Indian College Fund - December 6, 2016

Right after the presidential election, I sent a message to our students urging them to practice self-care in the face…

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Student Success

Connection-Maker Leverages Education to Amplify Power, Help Others

By American Indian College Fund - November 18, 2016

My name is Joaquin Ray Gallegos and I am from the Jicarilla Apache Nation and the Pueblo of Santa Ana.

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Student Success

Northwest Indian College Space Center’s Rocket Teams Win Trip to Kennedy Space Center

By Student Success Services - October 6, 2016

After capturing all of the awards possible at the 2016 First Nations Launch in Wisconsin this year, the Northwest Indian…

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Our Programs

Intern Sees Stories in Numbers

By American Indian College Fund - August 27, 2015

Oki (hello).  I attended Blackfeet Community College for a year and a half, where I learned of…

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Inside the College Fund

Funders Meet Little Big Horn College President and Student

By American Indian College Fund - March 11, 2013

by Rachel Piontak On Friday, the Fund’s staff was given a rare treat: the opportunity to hear from…

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Inside the College Fund

Native Students Travel to D.C. for Forum about Minority Health Issues

By American Indian College Fund - July 13, 2012

From left to right are United Health scholars D’Ayn DeGroat, Justine Correa, Karen King, Sheridan Cowboy, Gwendolyn Wagner at…

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Student Success

Summer is Time for Native Students to Prepare for School in Fall

By American Indian College Fund - July 14, 2010

Summertime. For many people across the nation, summer is a time to kick back, relax, and celebrate! But for many…

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