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The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, March 29, 2015
It's our recap of the stories that mattered most in Indian...
In the Line of Duty: Navajo Police Put Their Lives In Danger to Protect Others
The towering Chuska Mountains cut a green line through the...
Native Funerals as Family Reunions: A Few Thoughts on Loving Each Other Better
At this very moment, all of us are missing out on the life...
Longmire Is Filming in New Mexico—and Needs Native American Actors
Longmire, the popular crime series set in the fictional...
The Jaguar Corridor: Protecting the Sacred Cat
National Geographic’s online edition recently featured...
Justice Speaks! Judge’s Racist Emails Must Be Preserved
“Thank God for Judge Gonzales Rogers,” said Blackfeet...
Native American Studies
New Native Language App Starts Small, With Animal Names in Four Tongues
A new American Indian language app hit the iTunes store January 20 that features translations of animal names from English to Diné, Lakota, Mvskoke and Ponca...
Montana Schools Try to Keep Indian Students Engaged by Teaching Indian Culture to All
According to Montana’s Office of Public Instruction (OPI), 10.9 percent of that state’s students in grades 7 to 12 over the past five years were Indians, but Indians made up 48.6 p...
Sherman Alexie’s Absolutely True Diary Makes ALA’s Most-Challenged List Again
Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian has made it onto the American Library Association’s (ALA) list of most-challenged books once again, though it has s...
How the Cherokee Fought the Civil War
March 7 and 8 marked the 150th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of Pea Ridge, fought in northwest Arkansas near the Oklahoma border...
‘Character’ Study: Author Ellen Cushman is Fascinated With Cherokee Writing
Roy Boney Jr.
Roy Boney Jr., who put together a graphic novel for Indian Country Today Media Network about the digitizing of the Cherokee syllabary , sat down with author Ellen Cushman to discus...
Book Strips Away the Myth Surrounding the Cherokee Syllabary
Roy Boney Jr.
The Cherokee Syllabary: Writing the People’s Perseverance— Book Review It was the great Sequoyah (ca...
Keeping Inuit Students Engaged: School Programs Incorporate Inuktitut, Day Care
Earlier this week we brought you Fiona Walton, a professor of education at Prince Edward Island University and recent winner of a 2012 3M National Teaching Fellowship , a prize bes...
Wabenaki-Bates-Bowdoin-Colby Collaborative Sponsors Native American Women in Academia Symposium
Four American Indian women who recently earned their Ph.Ds spoke to students March 2 at Bowdoin College in Maine, the purpose being to "bring a variety of perspectives to what it m...
National Teaching Fellowship Recipient Champions Aboriginal Secondary Education
She taught elementary school for 10 years, then decided she wanted an adventure...
Lakehead University Highlights Residential School Effects
Aboriginal Awareness Week at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay culminates today and tomorrow with a focus on how residential schools affected not just those students who survived ...
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