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Gallup, American Indian College Fund Survey Report: Tribal Colleges and Universities Offer Unique Approach to American Indian Student Success

By Dina Horwedel - August 28, 2019

Download a copy of the report here. Affordable, Culturally Relevant Tribally Chartered Institutions Help…

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College Fund Hosts Indigenous Cooking Event with Premier Denver Chefs

By Dina Horwedel - August 20, 2019

September 17 Event to Benefit American Indian College Fund for Native Students; Tocabe Co-Founder Ben Jacobs to Serve as Host…

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College Fund Scholar Publishes Article about How Labels Can Create Harm

By Dina Horwedel - July 22, 2019

College Fund scholar Justina writes about how labels can harm Native people in Teen Vogue.

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Relationships: Children Discovering STEM with the World Around Them

By Dina Horwedel - June 21, 2019

by Robyn Bennett, SKC Early Learning Center Pre-school Teacher, Janet Jolly, SKC Early Learning Center Director, and Dr. Amy Burland,…

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Rx for Healing in Indian Country: Cultural Competency

By Dina Horwedel - June 13, 2019

(from left) A scholar from another organization at the forum, Carlene Black, Danelle Cooper, and…

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Spring Is Here and So Are We: NWIC Preschoolers Learn to Explore!

By Dina Horwedel - May 23, 2019

by Alex Stribling, Preschool Teacher, Northwest Indian College Early Learning Center Do you hear those sounds? They are the sounds…

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Experiencing Math through Art: Weaving Connections with a Lac Courte Oreilles Elder

By Dina Horwedel - May 10, 2019

Dennis White addresses a crowded room of early childhood educators with stories about how math…

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American Indian College Fund Awards More Than $17K of “Think Indian” Grants to Support the Vibrancy of Native American Students Nationwide

By Dina Horwedel - May 8, 2019

The American Indian College Fund’s “Think Indian” Community Awareness program awarded seven non-profit, accredited colleges…

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College Fund Honors Wieden+Kennedy Co-Founder David Kennedy with PENDLETON® Pathway Blanket

By Dina Horwedel - April 1, 2019

Pawnee-Yakama artist Bunky Echo-Hawk poses with the blanket he designed in honor of David Kennedy.

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Sinte Gleska University Connects GED Classroom to Community, Culture

By Dina Horwedel - March 26, 2019

In 2019 the Sinte Gleska University Adult Basic Education (ABE) Department began offering community-based learning opportunities. The program introduces and…

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