Cristina Olds
5/13/13
You may not have heard of Navajo Technical College (NTC) in the tiny town of Crownpoint, New Mexico, but Dr. Jill Biden has...
ICTMN Staff
5/12/13
At this year’s May 18 commencement ceremony, Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska will graduate its largest group of Native American students in the school’s history...
Gyasi Ross
5/9/13
We are firmly in graduation season. All of my graduations happened at least a decade ago, so I barely remember them...
ICTMN Staff
8/20/12
After using the word “hell” in her graduation speech, Prague High School in Oklahoma is denying valedictorian Kaitlin Nootbar her diploma...
ICTMN Staff
6/6/12
A South Carolina mother was arrested for cheering too loudly when her daughter was called to receive her diploma, and an Ohio senior’s diploma is being withheld when his family and...
Carol Berry
5/14/12
“Remember who you are, where you came from, who you represent, and your family,” John Gritts, Cherokee, a federal student aid director with the U.S...
ICTMN Staff

"What is past and cannot be prevented should not be grieved for."

I read that quote on a beautiful card I bought in the gift shop of the Acoma Pueblo’s fine museum in New Mexico....

6/21/11
Gyasi Ross

"...everything on the earth has a purpose, every disease an herb to cure it,
and every person a mission. This is the Indian theory of existence."
Christine Quintasket p/k/a Mourning Dove, Okanagan

Congratulations, all Indian graduates....

6/14/11
Ruth Hopkins

Whether recognized in ceremony by cap and gown alone, or punctuated with eagle feathers, honor songs or star quilts lovingly sown by aunties and grandmothers, graduations are public acknowledgements that students have met academic and professional standards....

5/27/11
Valarie Tom

Thousands of Navajo, Hopi and Zuni students will graduate this month from high school....

5/27/11

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