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August 22, 2016
For several years, and often in collaboration with the Native Nations Institute (NNI), Ysleta del Sur Pueblo (YDSP) has been developing Tigua-appropriate strategies for addressing its governance challenges. As part of these...
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August 22, 2016
On June 23, 2016, NNI graduate research associate Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear (Northern Cheyenne) took part in the one-day Sihasin Summit: Reflecting on Research and Data Management in the Navajo Nation, convened at Diné...
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August 22, 2016
“We want to live in a tribal community where higher education is the norm and cultural identity is strong,” agreed Native student and teachers in the Center for Integrated Access Network...
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August 22, 2016
The Tohono O’odham Nation (TON) Legislative Council convened a Special Session on June 21, 2016 to better connect Tohono O’odham...
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July 18, 2016
On June 3, 2016, NNI executive director Joan Timeche and outreach specialist/senior researcher Danielle Hiraldo, were in Washington, D.C. to provide a daylong program on Native...
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July 18, 2016
On June 27-30, 2016, NNI staff participated in this year's National Congress of American Indians 11th Annual Tribal Leader-Scholar Forum in Spokane, WA. The forum was centered on the theme...
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July 18, 2016
U.S. Indigenous Data Sovereignty Network (USIDSN) co-founder and NNI graduate research associate Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear has been appointed by the director of the U.S. Census...
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May 13, 2016
The Native Nations Institute (NNI), a unit of the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy, celebrated it’s 15th anniversary with a reception and networking event on April 7, 2016. About 80...
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May 13, 2016
NAISA Annual Meeting- NNI Associate Director, Stephanie Carroll Rainie and NNI Graduate Research Associate Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear will be presenting on the ‘In Pursuit of Indigenous...
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May 13, 2016
NNI staff will participate in this year’s NCAI Midyear Tribal Leader-Scholar Forum, June 27-30, 2016 in Spokane, WA. Senior researcher Rachel Starks joins Tohono O’odham...