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November 14, 2016
On October 5, 2016 the Native Nations Institute and the US Indigenous Data Sovereignty Network (USIDSN) hosted the first annual Indigenous...
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October 14, 2016
Introducing our first NNI Graduate Student Research and Travel Funds recipients: Carrie Nuva Joseph, Jaime Yazzie, Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear, and Megan Baker! The Native Nations Institute...
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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...