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April 30, 2015
In partnership with the Bush Foundation, NNI Executive Director Joan Timeche (Hopi) and NNI Senior Policy Associate Jonathan Taylor facilitated a one-day "house call" session for the...
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April 27, 2015
NNI congratulates Graduate Research Assistant Aurora Trujillo (Taos Pueblo) and Undergraduate Assistant Andrew Martinez (Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community) for their...
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April 20, 2015
The NNI International Advisory Council (IAC) convened its semiannual meeting in Tucson, AZ, on April 10-11, 2015, at the tribally owned...
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April 6, 2015
The British Columbia First Nations Data Governance Initiative (BCFNDGI) hosted a First Nation Demonstration Sites gathering on...
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March 30, 2015
The Bush Foundation and NNI's Native Nation Rebuilders Cohort 6 gathered on March 25-26, 2015, at the Spearfish Canyon Lodge in Lead, SD. Twenty-eight "Rebuilders" completed...
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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...