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March 30, 2015
The Tribal Public Health Feasibility Project convened the National Tribal Leaders Forum 2015 on March 11-12, 2015, in Phoenix, AZ. Tribal leaders, public health and legal professionals, and state and federal representatives explored ways that a...
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March 9, 2015
As part of its Tribal Health Program and its project Beyond "Health Care": Community, Governance, and Culture in the Health and Wellness of Native Nations, the Native Nations Institute (NNI) convened two day-long meetings with...
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February 23, 2015
NNI Research Director Miriam Jorgensen has been appointed as an at-large member of the ad hoc Tribal IssuesAdvisory Group (TIAG) of the United States Sentencing Commission (USSC).
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February 9, 2015
Stephen Cornell, Udall Center Director and NNI Faculty Associate, and Miriam Jorgensen, Udall Center Research Professor and NNI Research Director, are co-researchers on a...
January 26, 2015
Udall Foundation staff welcomed Joan Timeche (Hopi) and NNI Research Specialist Verónica Hirsch (Chiricahua Apache) to provide an overview of NNI's programs, including the...
January 22, 2015
North Dakota Law Review's most recent edition includes an article authored by Ryan Seelau, the Indigenous Governance Program Manager at the Native Nations Institute and...
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July 1, 2014
NNI research director Miriam Jorgensen is co-author of a study that examined whether the form of land ownership on tribal lands (held in trust by the Federal government) might...
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June 2, 2014
NNI researchers Jennifer Schultz and Stephanie Rainie assert in a recent essay in Indian Country Today that the availability of more and better data about Native nations ultimately will...
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April 1, 2014
NNI executive director Joan Timeche was quoted in a recent Washington Post blog article by Mary Hudetz, “Why Native American women have been leaders in the fight against team mascots.”