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Students Learn the Heartbeat of Music and Math at Navajo Tech

Jun 24th, 2016 | By | No Comments »

The distinctive sounds of violins will travel through Navajo Technical University this week during a workshop for children that integrates music and math.

Is a Columbia Degree Worth 70 Times a Dine’ College Degree?

Jun 24th, 2016 | By | No Comments »

Better colleges tend to charge more money. But this doesn’t always apply to individual schools. In particular, the most expensive and least expensive schools are outliers. Their cost doesn’t reflect their quality.

Blackfeet Community College Gets $400,000 Grant

Jun 22nd, 2016 | By | No Comments »

Blackfeet Community College has received a $400,000 grant through the Federal Highway Administration to train students on heavy equipment to complete highway construction projects, Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., said Tuesday.

Blackfeet Community College named Tree Campus USA – KFBB.com News, Sports and Weather

Jun 21st, 2016 | By | No Comments »

On Wednesday Blackfeet Community College took a moment to appreciate their land by planting five native trees, and became one of the first tribal colleges to be named a Tree Campus USA.

Navajo Technical University Bull Riders to Compete in National Finals

Jun 9th, 2016 | By | No Comments »

Navajo Technical University team roper Benji Sam and bull rider Archie Becenti Jr., both expect the competition to be stern and competitive during next week’s 2016 College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo.

Spokane Tribal College Among USDA’s New Promise Zones

Jun 8th, 2016 | By | No Comments »

The Zone’s five goals include increasing enrollment and degree opportunities for Spokane Tribal College and revising some of the Tribe’s “outdated laws” to reduce violent crime.

United Tribes Technical College Named a Tree Campus USA

Jun 6th, 2016 | By | No Comments »

This past spring, the Arbor Day Foundation named United Tribes Technical College a Tree Campus USA, making it the first tribal college to earn this honorable distinction.

Oglala Lakota College Announces Summer Artist Series

Jun 6th, 2016 | By | No Comments »

  Oglala Lakota College (OLC) opens its 13th Annual “A Vision of Our History by Lakota Artists” summer artist series with featured artist Alvin Iron Cloud and his wood sculptures. He will be displaying his artwork and offering demonstrations from June 13-17, 2016. The summer artist series runs from June 13 through September 2, 2016, (more)

Students from the Institute of American Indian Arts and Navajo Technical University Win TCJ Art and Film Contests

Jun 6th, 2016 | By | No Comments »

Tribal College Journal has announced the winners of its 2016 TCJ Student art and film contests. Kūākea Yasak of the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) won the journal’s cover art contest with his drawing “Wahine.” Clinton Desiderio of Navajo Technical University (NTU) took top honors for best film of the year with “The Hostage,” (more)

Navajo Technical University Student Maps Four Corners Oil and Gas Wells

Jun 3rd, 2016 | By | No Comments »

Navajo Technical University student Jayvion Chee hopes to raise awareness of the potential environmental effects that oil and gas operations have on the Navajo Nation and San Juan County.