Senate Committee on Indian Affairs schedules business meeting and hearing (November 14, 2022)The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is getting back to work after a lengthy absence.
Native America Calling: Saving and healing forests (November 14, 2022)Today on Native America Calling, Shawn Spruce speaks with tribal forestry directors about working with government agencies and the threats facing forests.
Native lawmaker Yvette Herrell loses re-election bid in Congress (November 11, 2022)The Native contingent in the U.S. House of Representatives will be down by one come the next session of the U.S. Congress.
Native America Calling: Ancestral remains in private hands (October 26, 2022)It was long common practice for archaeologists — both professional and amateur — to plunder Native burial sites.
Native America Calling: Sharing management of sacred and important lands (September 26, 2022)The Biden administration says it wants to work with tribes to co-manage federal land that is also sacred or culturally important.
Native America Calling: The Native perspective in ‘Grounded in Clay’ (August 11, 2022)For the first time in a century, Native people have a voice in how a massive collection of pottery is treated.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (June 6, 2022)NAFOA provides resources on every aspect needed for thriving tribal communities.
Native America Calling: Authenticity over interpretation (May 11, 2022)Native America Calling will learn about the importance of encouraging tourism and other experiences that originate from Native sources.
Native America Calling: Deb Haaland’s track record so far (April 25, 2022)It’s been a year since Deb Haaland took office as the first Native person to lead the Department of the Interior.
‘Auntie Deb’ discusses representation at SXSW conference (March 17, 2022)Secretary Deb Haaland, the first Native person to lead the Department of the Interior, discussed equity and inclusion at the SXSW conference.
Native America Calling: A conversation with Cynthia Chavez Lamar (February 24, 2022)When Cynthia Chavez Lamar took the helm of the National Museum of the American Indian, she became the first Native woman to serve as a Smithsonian museum director.
Assistant Secretary of the Army Michael Connor #NCAIECWS2022 (February 15, 2022)Assistant Secretary of the Army Michael Connor addresses the National Congress of American Indians on February 14, 2022.
Public meetings scheduled to protect lands around Chaco Canyon (February 15, 2022)The Bureau of Land Management is hosting public meetings to discuss protecting ancestral and sacred land in New Mexico from development.
National Congress of American Indians hosts winter meeting (February 14, 2022)The National Congress of American Indians will be hearing from top Biden administration officials and key members of Congress at its winter meeting.
Sen. Ben Ray Luján hospitalized after suffering stroke (February 2, 2022)Sen. Ben Ray Luján (D-New Mexico), a key member of Congress who serves on the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke.
Native woman takes helm at National Museum of the American Indian (January 19, 2022)A Native woman is making history as the new leader of the National Museum of the American Indian.
Native America Calling: The enduring Laguna Pueblo Colony (January 12, 2022)A thriving group of Laguna Pueblo citizens maintain their tribal connections at a distance. Learn more about this unique colony on Native America Calling.
Indian Country starts off new year with surge in COVID-19 cases (January 6, 2022)Tribal communities are once again seeing an explosion in COVID-19 cases following the busy holiday season and as a new and highly contagious variant brings upheaval to Indian Country.
National Park Service finally gains a new leader with first Native director (December 16, 2021)The National Park Service has a permanent leader for the first time in five years and it’s a historic one thanks to President Joe Biden.
Indian Country continues push to strengthen Violence Against Women Act (December 8, 2021)Indian Country is making another push to restore tribal jurisdiction over non-Indians who commit violence in their communities.
National Park Service: More tribes sign historic preservation agreements (November 24, 2021)Seven new tribal historic preservation agreements were completed and signed with tribes in seven states in 2021.
Native America Calling: Teaching Well with the Pueblo wisdom curriculum (November 15, 2021)Pueblo educators have just updated a K-12 curriculum and teacher training regimen for schools, designed from a Pueblo viewpoint.
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