Alejandro Rama, a basketball standout at Red Cloud Indian School on the Pine Ridge Reservation, will be attending college on an academic scholarship.
With tribal communities feeling the pinch of the #TrumpShutdown, Democrats in Congress are working to restore federal funding to Indian Country.
While the student athletes dazzled crowds during the Lakota Nation Invitational, a small group of poets gathered to express themselves in a safe space provided by organizers.
We are the Association of American Indian Physicians. We’re ready to pay it forward.
The Education Department plans to look into a long-standing complaint of racial inequities on the Fort Peck Reservation.
Two scathing reports confirm what Indigenous people have felt all along: they are not welcome in Thunder Bay, Ontario.


A record number of Native Americans, including Native women, are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. Here are the active candidates.

A new program pairs up students in the criminal justice program with law enforcement officers for mentorship and learning.

The Lakota Nation Invitational is underway in Rapid City, drawing top basketball teams from reservations across South Dakota.

Since the arrival of Tara Sweeney as the Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, there have been at least five investigations of harassment, misconduct and other questionable behaviors.

Gifts from two prominent families have completed the fundraising for a $20 million American Indian Hall on the campus of Montana State University.

Indian energy, Indian education and Indian health are gaining a boost as the 115th Congress comes to a close.

If our language disappears, we will be without the core of the vibrant and thriving culture we share from generation to generation.

We Lakota celebrate Christmas because it was an important part of our culture to give and share gifts on special occasions.

There is a long history of looting and stealing Indian burials and important cultural and sacred patrimony.

A manager at Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute had a sexual relationship with a student.

It is imperative that we revive our indigenous world view and spiritual beliefs.

George Herbert Walker Bush only served one term as U.S. president but it proved to be a productive one for tribal interests.

A public school teacher accused of calling one Native student a 'bloody Indian' and cutting the hair of another won't be returning to work.

Reptile tracks discovered in Arizona are about 310 million years old, making them the oldest ever discovered there.

A high school teacher in New Mexico was placed on leave for allegedly calling one student a 'bloody Indian' and cutting the hair of another.

The 9 Little Girls abuse survivor advocacy group wants justice and healing for the many who suffered during the boarding school era.

Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be celebrated at the expense of Native peoples.

Some employees and students blame President Venida Chenault for creating an atmosphere of fear at Haskell Indian Nations University.

The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians is helping Native students achieve their dreams.

None of us Indian boarding school boys ever forgot about how we bartered with cubes of butter.

A study that looks at the health effects of stress has been published in the Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education.

For many on the Navajo Nation, basketball means everything.

Food sovereignty efforts continue to advance in Indian Country.

From preserving their languages to learning about tattooing, Native youth are keeping their heritage alive.

The Morongo Band of Mission Indians is once again helping Native students fulfill their educational dreams.

The National Indian Education Association is undergoing significant change as it approaches its 50th anniversary.

Stacy Phelps, a citizen of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate, has been cleared by a jury in connection with an Indian education funding scandal.

Montana State University will receive a major portion of funding to build a state-of-the-art American Indian Hall thanks to a $12 million pledge.

Many Native American communities are working to save cultural insights and revitalize their languages.

The Trump administration announced more than $70 million in school safety grants but fewer than five went to Indian Country.

A federal judge just got around to ruling on an Obama-era restructuring of the Bureau of Indian Education.