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UND Law School’s Joseph Morsette inspires American Indian youth to consider careers in law
Theres no fixed path to the law. Just ask Joseph Morsette, director of theUND School of LawNative Americans Into Law Programand faculty fellow at theNorthern Plains Indian Law Center. Though most fo...
4/24/13 at 3:00 PM Award-winning American Indian performance artist James Luna to bring Native Stories, multimedia expertise to UND and Grand Forks 4/23/13 at 9:39 AM
UND Time-Out Week and Wacipi powwow set for April 15-21 4/12/13 at 11:56 AM
American Indian Heritage Month
MSUM celebrated American Indian Heritage Month the entirety of November. The American Indian Student Association along with other departments filled the month of November with ceremonies, celebration...
11/27/12 at 1:08 AM
Lakota dancer thrills audiences at Agassiz
Native American Lakota and Anishinabe hoop dancer and performer Kevin Locke (Tokaheya Inajin) visited students in the Woodrow and Adult Learning Center programs Tuesday at Agassiz, with a message ab...
11/14/12 at 6:14 PM First Nation's Journey event Saturday 11/18/11 at 10:05 AM
Tonight: Your passport to culture and wellness 5/16/11 at 9:48 AM
The List: 10 Most-Spoken Languages
Lists are fun. So here's one that occurred to me while researching for my book. I was reading up on some of the different ethnicities I encountered in China--and then saw the numbers of Earthlings spe...
11/9/12 at 8:55 AM The Panhandling Indian Woman 10/30/12 at 7:16 AM
Stomping Ground Culture, part 1 11/11/11 at 2:09 PM
Fargo Library Hosts Sundogs and Sunflowers Exhibit
What do monster fish, haunted houses, duck decoys and sunflower pie have in common? They all represent folk art and folklore that is part of the rich history of the Northern Great Plains.From now thro...
10/23/12 at 10:48 AM
Hello from THE Powwow!
Happy Sunday from Bismarck! I've got my new laptop with me and it's great to be back on the blog. This weekend we're attending the43rd Annual United Tribes International Powwow,which has been an amazi...
9/9/12 at 10:35 AM
It is summer now, we have had summer for three whole days..and it has rained and rained. Finally yesterday afternoon we saw the sun. That has been our weather pattern, it rains for three o...
6/24/11 at 6:05 AM Wildflowers: June 07, 2010 6/7/10 at 7:58 AM
Winter Planting 2/9/10 at 4:25 AM
Lawmakers consider Native American education bills
BISMARCKNative American students are North Dakotas future workers and more needs to be done to help them succeed, the states top education official said. The North Dakota Department of Public Instruc...
1/11/11 at 5:22 PM
Moorhead celebrates cultures
A commentary Story and photos by Sarah Bauman MSUM mass comm major When thinking of the Fargo-Moorhead area, diversity might not be the first thing that comes to mind. But last Saturday, the many cu...
11/17/10 at 9:00 AM
Jackley investigating food for votes claims
New from The Associated Press: SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says his office is investigating whether three rallies held by Democrats on American Indian reserv...
10/20/10 at 9:36 AM Are voter feeds illegal? 10/14/10 at 10:10 AM
Gerard Baker retires 7/7/10 at 4:46 PM
More Washington Money Coming for Indian Schools??
The website MinnPost out of the Twin Cities carried an article which has particular interest for us in Northern Minnesota. Written by Derek Wallbank out of Washington, DC, the article talks about Min...
4/9/10 at 2:02 PM
Dakota Studies Courses Offered
Linguists worldwide are trying to save languages, and nowhere are they dying more quickly than in North America. With 25,000 speakers on 15 U.S. and Canadian reservations, Dakota is considered an &qu...
8/28/09 at 11:51 AM
Tribal members threaten to block pipeline
Clyde Bellecourt Some American Indians threaten to stop efforts to build a pair of northern Minnesota oil pipelines. Native American activist Clyde Bellecourt on Wednesday said Indian pipeline oppone...
5/6/09 at 11:34 AM
Belief supported in journal article
Here in my little burg of West Fargo I volunteer my time through the Park District nearly every spring. I teach a 3-session class on introductory birding. It's nothing wild and crazy, it's just a pri...
3/19/09 at 7:43 AM