12-4 Summer 2001 “Colleges for the Community” Table of Contents

May 15th, 2001 | By | Category: 12-4: Colleges for the Community, Archives

12-4 SUMMER 2001 COLLEGES FOR THE COMMUNITYFeatures

Family Matters
By Peggy Mainor
An expansion of long-established ideas surrounding support for Head Start children shows promise to increase student retention through a blend of social work knowledge and education practices. TCJ PAID CONTENT

Full recovery: Education helps heal a community from alcoholism
By Doris Giago
Sisseton Wahpeton Community College President Elden Lawrence believes a dramatic drop in alcoholism on the Lake Traverse Reservation can be credited to education. TCJ PAID CONTENT

Urban outreach program stretches behind closed door to rebuild lives
By Janice Denny and Bruce Hixson
When Daniel Curry came to the Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College’s Urban Outreach Program two years ago, he had spent 15 of his 30 years in prisons. This year Curry is graduating with a two-year associate of arts degree. TCJ PAID CONTENT

Devotion to the People: The legacy of Helen Scheirbeck
By Tom Davis
Helen Scheirbeck is a modest, generous woman but she achieved more at a young age than many people achieve during a lifetime and her long career has forever altered Washington, D.C.’s attitude toward Indian people. TCJ PAID CONTENT

Departments

Dear Readers: International Reprints Extend Our Reach
By Marjane Ambler

Editor’s Essay: Of the community, by the community, and for the community
By Marjane Ambler

Tribal College Profile: D-Q University Nurtured Patterson’s Native Identity
By Rick Heredia TCJ PAID CONTENT

Voice of the Presidents: The Hidden Perils of Globalization
By Jamie Robertson TCJ PAID CONTENT

Land Grand Department: Ancient Seeds Fuel Rebirth of Traditional Gardening
By Dorreen Yellow Bird TCJ PAID CONTENT

Voice of the Students: My Utopia
By Leonard J. Dauphinais, Jr. TCJ PAID CONTENT

Tribal College News

Book and Media Reviews
By Michael Price and Maria Escalante

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