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Apr 04, 2016, 15:00 ET Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo elevates glamping to a new level of luxury with Luxe Teepees

 Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo announced the expansion of its lodging offerings with the addition of 10 Luxe Teepees, offering the...


Apr 04, 2016, 10:10 ET Presidential Medal Of Freedom Recipient And Last Crow War Chief Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow Dies At Age 102

 "I am heartbroken to share the news that Chief Joseph Medicine Crow has passed away," said Chris Kortlander, Director of The Custer...


Mar 30, 2016, 12:30 ET 22nd Annual NAMIC Vision Awards Nominations Announced

 The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC), has announced the nominees for the 2016 NAMIC Vision Awards presented...


Mar 30, 2016, 08:00 ET Ultra Health Announces Cannabis Joint Venture With Panaxia, An Israeli Pharmaceutical Company

Ultra Health, the largest and leading medical cannabis operator in New Mexico, has announced a joint venture with Panaxia Ltd, a pharmaceutical...


Mar 29, 2016, 19:41 ET The American Indian College Fund Launches New Community-Based Two-Year Early Childhood Education Program at Five Tribal Colleges

The American Indian College Fund, in collaboration with five tribal colleges and universities and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, has launched a new...


Mar 23, 2016, 12:48 ET Cobell Board Of Trustees Names Indigenous Education, Inc. Scholarship Administrator

The Cobell Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that it has selected Indigenous Education, Inc. to administer the Cobell Scholarship...


Mar 23, 2016, 09:35 ET Issues of Race in America to be Discussed at Aspen Institute Symposium

The Aspen Institute, in association with Comcast Corporation, will convene a morning of discussions entitled, The Aspen Institute Symposium on the...


Mar 22, 2016, 08:27 ET CASE, LLC and Partners Host One Day Recruiting Event in Tampa

 CASE, LLC,  in partnership with Fulcrum, Accenture, AT&T, and Chenega Corporation, will be hosting a one day recruiting event for any...


Mar 18, 2016, 07:00 ET Tribal College President Dr. David Yarlott and Native Students Honored by American Indian College Fund and Adolph Coors Foundation

 The American Indian College Fund honored American Indian scholarship recipients at its 2015-16 Student of the Year reception at the American...


Mar 17, 2016, 18:06 ET Vincent Armenta Resigns As Tribal Chairman Of The Santa Ynez Band Of Chumash Indians

Longtime tribal leader Vincent Armenta announced his resignation as Tribal Chairman of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians. Armenta was first...


Mar 17, 2016, 08:30 ET New study explores how minority-owned small businesses are faring in today's economy

 As part of its analytical series on small businesses, Experian®, the leading global information services company, today announced a new...


Mar 15, 2016, 10:07 ET FDA's New Online "Snack Shack" in Whyville Teaches Youth about the Nutrition Facts Label

March is National Nutrition Month®. To give young people hands-on experience in understanding and using the Nutrition Facts Label, the U.S....


Mar 15, 2016, 10:07 ET Los nuevos juegos de "Snack Shack" en línea de la FDA en Whyville enseñan a los jóvenes sobre la etiqueta de información nutricional

Marzo es el Mes Nacional de la Nutrición (National Nutrition Month®). Para que los jóvenes tengan la oportunidad de entender y usar...


Mar 10, 2016, 13:05 ET Attend the Psychological Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Culture Research Conference co-hosted by Palo Alto University and Stanford Graduate School of Education

 Palo Alto University and Stanford Graduate School of Education have announced that they will co-host the American Psychological...


Mar 07, 2016, 13:51 ET Algunos suplementos dietéticos importados y productos medicinales de venta libre pueden hacerle daño

 In English - Si compra productos importados que se comercializan como "suplementos dietéticos" y productos medicinales de venta sin...


Mar 07, 2016, 12:51 ET Some Imported Dietary Supplements and Nonprescription Drug Products May Harm You

If you buy imported products marketed as "dietary supplements" and nonprescription drug products from ethnic or international...


Mar 04, 2016, 08:30 ET World's Largest Developer Of Utility-Scale Solar Energy Projects Partners With Sachigo Lake First Nation

TORONTO, March 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - SkyPower, the world's largest developer of utility-scale solar energy projects, and its partners are pleased...


Mar 03, 2016, 13:53 ET Media Advisory - Rt. Hon. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to Visit Tsuut'ina First Nation

TSUUT'INA, AB, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - On behalf of the elders, Council and people of the Tsuut'ina First Nation, Chief Roy Whitney is...


Mar 03, 2016, 06:04 ET World's Largest Native American Cultural Event to Take Place in Albuquerque Between April 28 and 30

 The world's largest gathering of Native American and indigenous people will take place between Thursday, April 28 and Saturday, April 30, 2016...


Mar 01, 2016, 06:00 ET Aboriginal Learners Complete Their Degrees, Diplomas, Certificates and Improve Their Skills Using Online Learning

Contact North | Contact Nord Supports Aboriginal Learner Success in Communities across Ontario THUNDER BAY, ON, March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/...