Investing in Opportunity in Indian CountryNov 6th, 2015 | By tcj | Category: Tribal College News Roundup
Earlier today, I met with leaders from the 566 federally-recognized Native nations who participated in the White House Tribal Nations Conference. This was the seventh of such conferences hosted by the Obama Administration, and built upon the President’s commitment to strengthen the government-to-government relationship with Indian Country and to improve the lives of American Indians and Alaska Natives, with an emphasis on increasing opportunity for Native youth.
Secretary Tom Vilsack discusses the new USDA grant for tribal colleges and universities which have land grant status.
Curated from Investing in Opportunity in Indian Country