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March 2021

Medicine For Higher Education

Submitted by analysa.allison on Tue, 03/30/2021 - 15:53

"Medicine for Higher Education is a series for American Indian high school students, parents & their advisors. It will feature professional workshops, staff interviews and a student panels discussion, highlighting the importance of higher education, while embracing our indigeneity and culture.

The event will be kicked off on April 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm by our Speakers Forum. We will be having an open discussion with three influential American Indian community members. The forum will highlight each of the speaker’s personal academic and professional journey. This forum will be live and recorded to be viewed at a later date.

We welcome all K-12 students, their parents and advisors.

Our speakers will include:

Tessa Sayers (Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa), Founder and Owner – Soul Curiosity
Cynthia Benally (Dine), Assistant Professor – University of Utah College of Education, Education, Culture & Society
Harold Foster (Dine), Education Specialist – Utah State Board of Education Title VI American Indian Education"

Join over zoom:
Meeting ID: 996 1138 9319
Passcode: 896300

Virtual Hoop Dance Workshops

Submitted by analysa.allison on Tue, 03/30/2021 - 14:50
Attributions: 
Urban Indian Center of Salt Lake

"Join us on April 21st and 24th for a two part workshop to learn about the history of the hoop dance! Registration is open now and will close on April 9th!

Scan the QR Code to register or contact Eryon Greenburg at egreenburg @ iwic. org"

 

 

Nebo Title VI YouTube Channel

Submitted by analysa.allison on Tue, 03/23/2021 - 09:38
Attributions: 
Nebo Title VI Staff

Did you know we have a YouTube Channel?

Please subscribe today by visiting this link

First Star Academy

Submitted by analysa.allison on Wed, 03/17/2021 - 15:35
Attributions: 
Alexa Hudson, MFA Director, First Star Academy & Impact Scholars

Preserving and Drying Foods

Submitted by analysa.allison on Mon, 03/15/2021 - 10:02
Attributions: 
Nebo Title VI Staff, Parent Committee, and Students

American Indian Science and Engineering Society

Submitted by analysa.allison on Mon, 03/08/2021 - 08:57
Attributions: 
Dr. Johnny Poolaw, Associate Director of Student Success Services

 

"AISES is a national nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of Indigenous peoples of North America and the Pacific Islands in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) studies and careers. In line with our mission, AISES provides multiple merit-based scholarships to our student members every academic year in the fields of STEM. 

The AISES scholarships range in amounts from $1,000 to $10,000 and are disbursed evenly across the Fall and Spring Semesters.  For all AISES Scholarships, Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Students must be full-time incoming college freshman at an accredited two-year or four-year college/university for the 2021-2022 academic year
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must be an enrolled citizen or a descendant of an enrolled citizen of a federal or state recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native Village; or Native Hawaiian or descendant from a Native Hawaiian; or Pacific Islander or descendant from Pacific Islander; or Indigenous person of Canada.
  • All applicants must be current AISES members at the time of application. Membership is free to all pre-college and college students and you may join using the following link: 

https://aises.site-ym.com/general/register_member_type.asp?%20.

For this upcoming 2021-2022 academic year, AISES has pushed back our scholarship deadline to May 31, 2021, to allow more time for students to apply.

Please submit your questions by e-mail to scholarships@aises.org or jpoolaw@aises.org."

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