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Dr. Cynthia Lindquist of Cankdeska Cikana Community College 2017-18 American Indian College Fund TCU Honoree of the Year

By Amita Manandhar - March 13, 2018

Dr. Cynthia Lindquist, President of Cankdeska Cikana Community College in Ft. Totten, North Dakota. Dr. Cynthia Lindquist, President…

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Why You Need an Internship

By Amita Manandhar - April 28, 2017

By Jack Soto, Program Administrator, Internships and Career Readiness, American Indian College Fund Internships are important help to students…

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Connection-Maker Leverages Education to Amplify Power, Help Others

By Amita Manandhar - 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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Navajo Technical University’s Commencement Provides Glimpse Into the Future

By Amita Manandhar - December 19, 2015

NTU granted seven baccalaureate degrees at its Fall 2015 Commencement, one in Industrial Engineering and six in Early…

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Think Indian? Think Government

By Amita Manandhar - November 9, 2012

In 1961, during his inaugural address, President John F. Kennedy delivered the memorable line in which he emphasized, “Ask…

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Student Blogger Amber: Summer Fishing

By Amita Manandhar - July 19, 2012

Amber holding a type of fish she caught known as “silvers.” My hometown, Unalakleet, is an Inupiaq village…

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Thank You for Making Our 2009 Flame of Hope Gala A Success!

By Amita Manandhar - October 28, 2009

Students at the 2009 Flame of Hope Gala in Denver, Colorado Neither, rain, nor sleet, nor 18 inches…

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