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Indian Health Service plans to award $1.4M in Native youth grants
Indian Health Service plans to award $1.4M in Native youth grants (December 7, 2016)

The money will be used to address suicidal behavior and substance misuse among Native youth.


Erik Stegman: Next president must maintain focus on Native youth
Erik Stegman: Next president must maintain focus on Native youth (November 8, 2016)

'Gen-I is no longer just an initiative—it’s a movement.'


Barack Obama: Creating a future worthy for the seven generations
Barack Obama: Creating a future worthy for the seven generations (September 30, 2016)

'Our country has accomplished so much in the past eight years, and our tribal nations have been central to that progress.'


White House Tribal Nations Conference expands to a second day
White House Tribal Nations Conference expands to a second day (August 31, 2016)

The final conference of the Obama era is taking place September 27 and September 27 in Washington, D.C.


Remarks by First Lady Michelle Obama at Santa Fe Indian School
Remarks by First Lady Michelle Obama at Santa Fe Indian School (May 26, 2016)

Remarks, as prepared for delivery, by First Lady Michelle Obama at the Santa Fe Indian School 2016 commencement ceremony.


First Lady Michelle Obama shares message of hope with Indian school
First Lady Michelle Obama shares message of hope with Indian school (May 26, 2016)

Santa Fe Indian School, a Bureau of Indian Education instituion in New Mexico, welcomed a high-profile guest for its 2016 graduation ceremony.


President Obama seeks another increase for Indian Health Service budget
President Obama seeks another increase for Indian Health Service budget (February 10, 2016)

The agency would see a record $6.6 million in funding under the last budget of President Barack Obama's administration.


Mark Trahant: Bernie Sanders campaign starts Indian policy group
Mark Trahant: Bernie Sanders campaign starts Indian policy group (February 5, 2016)

Nicole Willis, a member of the Umatilla Tribes, just joined the Democratic candidate's campaign as an advisor.


Native student heads to Obama's last State of the Union speech
Native student heads to Obama's last State of the Union speech (January 11, 2016)

Lydia Doza, who is Alaska Native, is ttending the speech as a special guest of First Lady Michelle Obama.


Sally Jewell: High-speed Internet coming to BIE dormitories
Sally Jewell: High-speed Internet coming to BIE dormitories (November 11, 2015)

No matter who you are, where you grew up or what you want to do, we all know digital skills and connectivity are crucial for success in today’s job market.


Native youth panel for Native American Heritage Month event
Native youth panel for Native American Heritage Month event (November 10, 2015)

Three young tribal members who are making a difference in their communities will speak at the Center for Native American Youth.