Growing up and watching her community on the Navajo Nation...
Tucked away among the stalls, concrete pathways and dirt...
Chosen from more than 52,000 applicants, three Alaska high...
The Cherokee Immersion Charter School graduated its third...
Carley Tafoya isn’t planning on earning a six-figure salary...
Jordan Kern, a student of Henryetta High School has...
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Student Spotlight

ICTMN Staff
10/12/12
When she applied for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Summer Mentoring Program for College Juniors in New York City , she was “looking for ways to learn more about museum studies a...
Marc Dadigan
10/1/12
When Cutcha Risling Baldy started menstruating as an adolescent, she preferred to keep her body’s development private, but her mother surprised her by acting happy and celebratory...
ICTMN Staff
9/27/12
Stanford University freshman Mark Berger isn’t exactly sure what he wants to major in just yet, but that’s ok...
Bev Betkowski, University of Alberta
9/24/12
For Dorothy Thunder, the Cree language and culture can’t be separated, and if one is lost, the other will surely follow...
Marc Dadigan
8/26/12
Lyla Johnston’s tribal name is Tate Uha Omani , meaning She Carries the Wind, and she said it reminds her of her purpose as a poet. “The wind is the word,” she said...
Marc Dadigan
8/25/12
Stanford University senior Lyla Johnston’s commitment to bringing her indigenous perspective to anthropology has led her on many journeys: from studying menstrual taboos surroundin...
ICTMN Staff
8/22/12
She’s been dreaming of studying law since the age of 7 and devouring books since second grade, Taylor Payer has always loved learning...
ICTMN Staff
8/20/12
Not only was 20-year-old Alaska Native student Lauren Sophia Ashana Johnson chosen to represent Alaska for the 100 year anniversary of the National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washi...
ICTMN Staff
8/10/12
He originally planned on becoming a medical doctor, but some hands on experience in the form of an internship at the Center for Native Oral Health Research at the Centers for Ameri...
ICTMN Staff
7/25/12
Temet McMichael, an enrolled member of the La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians , has chosen a path in medicine, but not to be the kind of doctor who sees patients...

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