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Sep 26, 2017, 17:04 ET San Diego's e3 Civic High School Awarded $5,000 Barona Education Grant For Public Transportation

The Barona Band of Mission Indians has awarded students and teachers at e3 Civic High School a $5,000 Barona Education Grant. The public charter...


Sep 25, 2017, 16:24 ET La NAIC emite una declaración sobre el informe de la GAO acerca de las disparidades en la gestión de activos

Robert L. Greene, Presidente y CEO de la National Association of Investment Companies (Asociación Nacional de Sociedades de Inversión, o NAIC, por...


Sep 25, 2017, 08:14 ET NAIC Issues Statement on GAO Report on Disparities in Asset Management

Robert L. Greene, President & CEO of the National Association of Investment Companies (NAIC), today commended Congresswoman Maxine Waters...


Sep 21, 2017, 21:15 ET Iowa Tribe's Isle of Man Company Secures Gaming License; Announces Pending Sale of Software Assets to Global Company

The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma has announced that a company owned by the Tribe and its internet gaming enterprise has secured a gaming license in the...


Sep 21, 2017, 13:48 ET Earn 9X Points All Day Long at Barona Resort & Casino on Native American Day, Friday, September 22

Head to Barona Resort & Casino on Friday, September 22 for an all-day special event in honor of Native American Day. Club Barona members will...


Sep 21, 2017, 08:35 ET Native Americans Honored at 4th Annual Ridgecrest Petroglyph Festival; Announces New Schedule

The city of Ridgecrest will hold one of the largest Native American gatherings in southern California during November's Native American Heritage...


Sep 21, 2017, 06:00 ET Chronicled and The LinkLab Announce The MediLedger Project, a Revolutionary Blockchain-backed System to Safeguard the Pharmaceutical Industry

Chronicled, Inc. and The LinkLab LLC today announced The MediLedger Project, a joint venture that will explore and develop blockchain solutions for...


Sep 21, 2017, 06:00 ET Chronicled y The LinkLab anuncian The MediLedger Project, un sistema revolucionario respaldado en la cadena de bloques para proteger a la industria farmacéutica

Chronicled, Inc. y The LinkLab LLC anunciaron hoy The MediLedger Project, un emprendimiento conjunto que explorará y desarrollará soluciones...


Sep 19, 2017, 11:12 ET NIGC Takes Strides to Increase Training Opportunities for a Stronger Workforce

The National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) will deliver their first virtual training sessions during the D.C. Regional Training Course, September...


Sep 18, 2017, 08:30 ET NAIC Addresses Lack of Diversity Among Fund Managers at Institutional Investment Summit

The National Association of Investment Companies (NAIC), the industry association for diverse-owned and emerging investment managers, will share...


Sep 15, 2017, 08:35 ET Should Tribes Roll the Dice with Cannabis Production?

David Vialpando, director of gaming programs for OnCourse Learning Financial Services, is one of three distinguished panelists discussing the...


Sep 13, 2017, 11:00 ET Race Forward Launches Mass Freedom Project to End Mass Incarceration & Mass Deportation

As mass criminalization continues to target and harm communities of color, Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation today announced...


Sep 13, 2017, 11:00 ET Race Forward presenta el proyecto Mass Freedom para poner fin al encarcelamiento masivo y la deportación masiva

NUEVA YORK, 13 de septiembre de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Ante la criminalización masiva que sigue dirigida a comunidades de color a...


Sep 12, 2017, 14:13 ET Dry Creek Band of Pomo Indians Steps in to Help in Time of Need

It has been over a week since the destructive winds and rains of Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas. The gale force winds and rain uprooted...


Sep 11, 2017, 19:58 ET Rock Gap Engineering participa en el Desfile de la Nación Navajo, construyendo una red de iniciativa empresarial

Keith Keetso, miembro del clan navajo Tse deeshgizhnii (clan Rock Gap), es el propietario de una pequeña empresa que busca maneras de aumentar la...


Sep 11, 2017, 11:43 ET Rock Gap Engineering Attends Navajo Nation Parade, Building a Network of Entrepreneurship

A member of the Navajo clan Tse deeshgizhnii (Rock Gap Clan), Keith Keetso is a small business owner, finding ways to bring financial awareness to...


Sep 11, 2017, 08:59 ET NAMAD Issues "Call to Action" for Hurricane Relief

In light of historic hurricane disasters in Texas and Florida, The National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers (NAMAD) has spearheaded the...


Sep 05, 2017, 13:25 ET Governor Brown And The Fort Yuma Quechan Indian Tribe Sign New Tribal-State Gaming Compact

Governor Edmund G. Brown and the Fort Yuma Quechan Indian Tribe ("Tribe") have signed a new Tribal-State Gaming Compact ("Compact") between the...


Aug 31, 2017, 10:45 ET Marten Falls First Nation's North-South Road Goes to the Community and Eventually to Ring of Fire

Marten Falls First Nation was pleased to participate in the August 21st media announcement of the government of Ontario. What is most important for...


Aug 29, 2017, 08:11 ET PhD Project Report: NC A&T Business School Led U.S. in Number of Underrepresented Faculty in 2016-17; Rutgers Had Most Among Majority-Serving Institutions

The PhD Project, an award-winning program to create diversity in management, today released results of its survey on the representation of...