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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...
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May 13, 2016
In April, NNI introduced the establishment of an important new network committed to access, utility, relevance, and protection...
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April 20, 2016
It is with great excitement that NNI introduces the establishment of an important new network committed to access, utility, relevance, and protection of Indigenous data in the...
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March 11, 2016
January in Tucson (JIT) is a 3-week session of courses offered by the Indigenous Governance Programs (a partnership between the Native Nations Institute and the Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Programs) at the University of...
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March 11, 2016
The Indigenous Governance Program convened its inaugural TRIBAL PROFESSIONALS COHORT at January in Tucson 2016. Each cohort comprises a small group of tribal professionals (10 or...
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February 3, 2016
In December 2015, the Native Nations Institute wrapped up work on the W.K. Kellogg Foundation-funded project "Beyond Health Care...