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Oct 28, 2021
Tribal colleges are bolstering mental health services to alleviate the emotional toll of the pandemic on Native American students.

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October 28, 2021
Tribal colleges are bolstering mental health services to alleviate the emotional toll of the pandemic on Native American students.
March 16, 2021
Lack of internet access, declining first-year enrollment and increasing student withdrawals are just some of the pandemic-related challenges. Many students have also lost family members to COVID-19.
October 6, 2020
With little internet access and disproportionate impacts from COVID-19, tribal colleges had to redesign everything they do in the spring.
September 27, 2011
Community colleges get $500 million for job training programs from the White House; 10 states fail to land any grants.
September 9, 2011
President's jobs proposal would provide $5 billion to modernize facilities at community and tribal colleges.
March 25, 2010
Joe McDonald didn’t plan on staying at Salish Kootenai College for 32 years. That’s just the way it happened.McDonald, who will turn 77 at the end of March, became the first president of the Montana tribal college in 1978 and has been its leader ever since. His retirement attempts at 65, 70 and 75 were all foiled by institutional uncertainty about finding a suitable replacement. When McDonald turned 70, the vice president who was supposed to take the reins was diagnosed with cancer and subsequently died.
June 10, 2008
On a campus in a remote Alaskan village, Daniel J. Julius reminds us of how the human spirit triumphs in extreme places.
October 9, 2007
Just-passed law creates new federal categories (and provides new funds) for "predominantly black," Asian and Native American institutions, avoiding conflict inherent in previous proposals.
April 30, 2007
Tribal colleges, facing cut in federal aid, oppose Congressional effort to give grants to "Native American serving" institutions.
August 23, 2006
Supporters of D-Q University expect a long haul to reinvigorate the California institution's lost mission.
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