Archive: Dec 2016

Our Programs

Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College Makes Beautiful Changes Through the Restorative Teachings Early Childhood Education Initiative

By Amita Manandhar - December 23, 2016

Boozhoo (hello) from all of us here at the Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College (KBOCC). Fall is upon us and…

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Keweenaw Bay Ojibwe Community College Builds Critical Partnerships Through Community Based Training Through Brazelton Touchpoints Center

By Amita Manandhar - December 22, 2016

The American Indian College Fund supports four tribal colleges in work to strengthen Native early childhood education under the Restorative…

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Our Programs

Informational Texts Connect!

By Amita Manandhar - December 21, 2016

Cyndi Pyatskowit wearing Menominee bone necklace. Children read better and more when they have access to culturally relevant…

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Our Programs

Empowering Young Lakota Learners Through Restorative Teachings

By Amita Manandhar - December 20, 2016

The Lakhól’iyapi Wahóhpi (Lakota Language Nest) is a 100% Lakota language immersion preschool located at Sitting Bull College in…

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Student Success

College Visits Build Perspective for Prospective College Students

By Amita Manandhar - 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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Inside the College Fund

College Fund Honors Two Native Elders at Annual Dinner

By Amita Manandhar - December 9, 2016

The American Indian College Fund honors Della Bad Wound and Frank Sherwood, two American Indian elders from the…

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President's Blog

Civility, Complicity and Silence: Lessons from Our Ancestors

By Amita Manandhar - 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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