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Postsecondary education for American Indian and Alaska Natives: Higher education for nation building and self-determination.

March 20, 2012

Brayboy, B. M. J., Fann, A., Castagno, A.E. and Solyom, J.A. (2012). San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) students continue to be significantly underrepresented in institutions of higher education and continue to face barriers that impeded their academic success. This volume explores the factors that influence college going in Indigenous communities and, upon enrollment in institutions of higher education, the factors that influence college completion.

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The Tribal Colleges and Universities #RealCollege Survey

The Tribal Colleges and Universities #RealCollege Survey

Native American students studying at tribal colleges and universities located in remote, rural, reservation communities experienced food and housing insecurity and homelessness at much greater rates than other college students, according to the Tribal Colleges and Universities #RealCollege Survey report.

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