Face-painting is a tradition that goes all the way back to

Richard Walker
The Samish Nation’s story is nothing short of remarkable...
Washoe Tribe Head Start Pine Nuts
Christina Rose
The traditional arts of building canoes and fishing traps, making rabbit fur blankets, and pine nut picking are celebrated in the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California’s Language P...
Jack McNeel
The aboriginal homeland of the Kalispel Tribe, which was also known as the Pend d’Oreille Tribe, was massive...
Mauna Kea Protestors Line GoFundMe
The construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT), which would be a huge structure on Hawaii’s Mauna Kea, has sparked strong feelings among Native Hawaiians, who believe the mou...
Vincent Schilling
In the world of being married to a Native person, just what are some of the determining factors? Just how can you be sure that you are married Native style?...
Konnie LeMay
Editor’s note: While the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon is the most endangered river on Turtle Island according to the conservation group American Rivers, there are nine m...
Squaw Valley Snowboarding
Vincent Schilling
Though the origin of the word “squaw” is a topic that has been debated over the years, the idea behind it has a certain negative connotation for our sacred Native women...
Konnie LeMay
It’s no secret that water pollution is clogging rivers across Turtle Island. But the annual list of the most endangered rivers in the U.S...
A Plus Essay Summer
Dr. Dean Chavers
We ask students that apply to Catching the Dream for a scholarship to send us their essays early in their senior year so we can critique them...