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Hope STEMS, Native Students Blossom
Dennis Banks on Death of Misty Upham
NMAI Profile: James Roger Madalena
Orionid Meteor Shower Dazzles Oct. 20-21
Suicide: the Need for More Studies
Not Your Mascot Minnesota to Protest Red
5 Tasteless Andrew Jackson Memes
Navajo Barrel Racer Ready for NFR
5 First Nations Music Award Winners
First Educare Serving Nebraska Natives
11th-Hour Native-Vote Agreements
Spokane Tribal Chairman Jumps Over Fire
Understanding Indigenous Cultures
Elections: When 2014 Is That Close
Recovering Native Languages
Statement by Misty Upham's Father
NCAIED Salutes Its 40 Under 40
Comcast and NBCUniversal Donate $5M
Thing About Skins
‘Utes’ Nickname Supported, Ute Tribe and University of Utah Sign MOU
In a time when mascot issues continue to make waves in national news in an attempt to remove their use – most significantly the professional Washington football team and the Clevel...
The University of Utah Utes: Working Toward Understanding
In 2011, David W...
Petition to Change University of Utah 'Ute' Nickname on Change.org
“It is time the University of Utah end the misappropriation of Native American traditions, customs and symbols and retire the ‘Drum and Feather’ logo and ‘Ute’ nickname,” reads a p...
Created By Students: Play the First Shoshone Language Video Game
When given an assignment to use modern technology to teach the Shoshone language and culture in an entertaining way, students from the Shoshone/Goshute Youth Language Apprenticeshi...
Pacific Islander Star Lotulelei Cleared by Doctor to Play in NFL
Star Lotulelei, a six-foot-two-and-a-half-inch, 314-pound defensive lineman from the University of Utah, is one of the top prospects in the upcoming NFL draft but he was prohibited...
Videos: The 1491s Stir Up Controversy with Clips Showing Blackface and Utah Utes Fans
Sketch and YouTube comedy group the 1491s are on a roll with their latest videos -- though some are saying that the pranksters are rolling in the wrong direction...
University of Utah Shifts Focus to Tribal Languages, Some Fear World Indigenous Languages Will Be Left Behind
At the end of August, the University of Utah announced that the Center for American Indian Languages (CAIL) would be dissolved into the American West Center (AWC) and that CAIL’s N...
University of Utah Adds Ethnic Studies Major
Students who want to explore race, diversity and culture in the United States can now do so at the University of Utah since the school added an ethnic studies major...
U. of Utah Welcomes Indian Resource Center
SALT LAKE CITY – The University of Utah recently announced that Matthew Van Alstine Makomenaw, Ph.D., has joined the Office for Equity and Diversity as the director of the American...
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