iStock Student Papers Laptop
Dr. Dean Chavers
We have been giving scholarships to Native American college students for 29 years...
Clyde Kennard
Dr. Dean Chavers
Clyde Kennard was a marked man when he applied for admission to the Mississippi Southern College in 1955, 1956, and 1959...
iStock Crying Embracing
Dr. Dean Chavers
Sometimes I think I grew up in a family of crybabies. Actually, I grew up in two families and had a third one I didn’t know about until I was an old man...
Duke University Hoof Horn 1959
Dr. Dean Chavers
I really wanted to attend Duke University when I finished high school in 1959. But they turned me down...
iStock Black Pig
Dr. Dean Chavers
Who are the funniest people in the world? Indians. Here are nine jokes that prove it. Driving A man and woman are driving on the same road. They pass each other...
Frybread Santa
Dr. Dean Chavers
Who are the funniest people in the world? Indians. Here are nine jokes that prove it. Say No To Lipstick This school was having problems with lipstick...
Cesar Chavez AP
Dr. Dean Chavers
In 1970, I started in the Ph.D. program in Communication Research at Stanford University. I was in a class of 17—it was about the smartest group of people I have ever been around...
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...
Mission San Diego de Alcala Wikipedia
Dr. Dean Chavers
Pope Francis has decided to do something very controversial in the Catholic Church. He has declared that an alleged murderer should be a saint...
Dr. Dean Chavers
One of the first militant actions of Indian protest happened at my home on the night of January 18, 1958. That night the Ku Klux Klan decided to teach the Lumbee Indians a lesson...