Archive: Apr 2010

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SIPI Commencement Ceremonies

By Amita Manandhar - April 26, 2010

I have been on my own since Jonas returned to Portland and I found myself on the Southwestern Indian Polytechnic…

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Institute of American Indian Arts visit

By Amita Manandhar - April 23, 2010

We made our way from Crownpoint to Santa Fe to visit the Institute of American Indian Arts, “the nation’s only…

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Navajo Technical College – Filming Trip

By Amita Manandhar - April 20, 2010

Yá’át’ééh We drove in to Crownpoint late Sunday evening, dragging in the inclement weather is synonymous with the season’s spring…

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American Indian College Fund to Film Video at Tribal Colleges

By Amita Manandhar - April 19, 2010

The Public Education team of the American Indian College Fund is on the road, filming students at tribal colleges and…

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Remembering Minnie Two Shoes

By Amita Manandhar - April 12, 2010

On April 9, the journalism world lost a fine journalist, activist, and teacher. Minnie Two Shoes (Assiniboine from the Ft.

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Wilma Mankiller Passes On

By Amita Manandhar - April 8, 2010

Our sympathies and best wishes go out to the friends and family of Wilma Mankiller, who passed on from…

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Coca-Cola First Generation Scholars Honored

By Amita Manandhar - April 1, 2010

Making the transition to college is hard for anyone, but when a student is a first-generation college student, the transition…

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Congratulations to Our Tribal College Students of the Year and Dr. Robert Martin

By Amita Manandhar - April 1, 2010

Thirty-three tribal college students were honored at the AIHEC Student Conference in Chandler, Arizona for their achievements as being named…

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