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DREAM CATCHERS IN NATIVE CULTURE

DREAM CATCHERS IN NATIVE CULTURE

July 11, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

When I was younger, I had this green dream catcher that I’d hang right above my bed any time my family moved. My father always told me, “Don’t let it fall, it’ll make all the bad dreams fall out!” So, I always made sure to handle i...

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Tribal Sovereignty as a Pathway to Thriving Economies

Tribal Sovereignty as a Pathway to Thriving Economies

July 5, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

Native American tribal members have a unique citizenship status – classified as both citizens of the U.S. and of their sovereign tribal nation. And currently, there are 573 federally recognized tribes (including bands, pueblos, communities, and ...

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History of the Hopi People

History of the Hopi People

June 21, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

We often don’t realize how diverse Native tribes are – including their cultural traditions, differences in governance, and distinct histories over time. Today, we’re taking a look at the history of the Hopi people — known as &l...

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Celebrating Our AIEF Scholars This Graduation Season

Celebrating Our AIEF Scholars This Graduation Season

June 14, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

“We honor them [graduates] with songs, talking positively of how this group is going to change things. People are smiling and seeing how parents react as [the students] graduate. Why can’t we live like this every day — positive, a moment of ha...

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SPOTLIGHT: NATIVE ART CONTEST WINNER JACOB MAURICE JOHNS

SPOTLIGHT: NATIVE ART CONTEST WINNER JACOB MAURICE JOHNS

May 24, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

PWNA’s Native Art Contest provided a promotional opportunity for creatives within the Native community by sharing their artwork and asking the public to vote for their favorite submission. The winner of the contest was selected based on the highest number...

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AN ELDER REFLECTS ON THE ROSEBUD RESERVATION

AN ELDER REFLECTS ON THE ROSEBUD RESERVATION

May 15, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

The Rosebud Sioux Tribe reservation in South Dakota was established in 1899 and is home to more than 10,000 residents today. Rosebud is a complicated place, where new projects designed to help residents on the reservation both enhance and sometimes de...

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Recognizing The Accomplishments of Native American Athletes

Recognizing The Accomplishments of Native American Athletes

April 23, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

National Student-Athlete Day, created by the National Consortium for Academics and Sports (NCAS), is recognized by National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) colleges and universities on April 6. The day acknowledges student-athletes who excel in the class...

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Honoring Our Connection to the Land on Earth Day

Honoring Our Connection to the Land on Earth Day

April 17, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

April 22 is Earth Day, a day of environmental awareness and activism across the world. Earth Day began as a protest in 1970 against the industrial progression of the world and the increasingly adverse impact on the environment and wildlife population. It w...

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