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Apr 22, 2015

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Michell Hicks, Principal Chief of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (right), receives the annual national Tribal Leader of the Year award from Bill Lomax (left), president of the Native American Finance Officers Association at the NAFOA convention in Austin, TX. Hicks has lead the Eastern Band for 12 years and has been credited with significantly strengthening the Tribe's economy during his time in office. (Source: Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians)

Apr 21, 2015

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Apr 17, 2015

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(Left-Right) 2013 HSHLA Recipient and Baldrige Performance Excellence Program Director Emeritus Harry S. Hertz, 2015 HSHLA Recipient and Southcentral Foundation President/CEO Dr. Katherine Gottlieb and Baldrige Foundation Chair Dr. P. George Benson

Apr 16, 2015

15:24 ET

Jonodev Chaudhuri, President Obama's nominee for Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission, testifies before the U.S. Senate on Indian Affairs Committee at his nomination hearing March 11, 2015.  Chaudhuri was confirmed by the Senate April 16, 2015 as the ninth presidentially appointed and Senate-Confirmed Chair for the Indian gaming regulatory agency.

Apr 16, 2015

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Summer Hopi Jewelry Faculty, Roy Talahaftewa, leads students in his workshop

Apr 15, 2015

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Apr 07, 2015

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