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Aug 08, 2017, 09:31 ET NAMIC Reaffirms Commitment To Diversity And Inclusion In The Communications Industry With Chapter Expansion

The National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC), the premier organization focusing on cultural diversity in the...


Aug 02, 2017, 15:39 ET GB Sciences Joins With Los Coyotes Band Of Cahuilla And Cupeno Indians As It Enters The Gigantic California Cannabis Market

GB Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: GBLX) is proud to announce an agreement with the Los Coyotes Band of Cahuilla and Cupeno Indians (Los Coyotes) for the...


Aug 02, 2017, 06:00 ET Shiprock Santa Fe Announces August Exhibitions

Shiprock Santa Fe is pleased to announce a series of public openings commencing with the Annual Opening Event on August 12, from 5 to 7 p.m.,...


Aug 01, 2017, 16:36 ET Chronicled completa el piloto técnico que demuestra la transferencia criptográfica anónima de SGTIN para aplicaciones de cadenas de suministros

Chronicled, Inc. anunció hoy la finalización de un piloto técnico que demuestra un método criptográfico para transferir en forma anónima un Número...


Jul 31, 2017, 09:00 ET Chronicled Completes Technical Pilot Demonstrating Cryptographic Anonymous Transfer of SGTINs for Supply Chain Applications

Chronicled, Inc. today announced the completion of a technical pilot demonstrating a cryptographic method of anonymously transferring a Serialized...


Jul 27, 2017, 14:33 ET NASA Announces 2017 MUREP Awards to Tribal Colleges and Universities

NASA's Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) awarded approximately $1.8 million in new cooperative agreements to three Tribal...


Jul 26, 2017, 15:30 ET Foundations Announce 2017 Soros Justice Fellows

The 2016 election ushered in a dramatic shift in the landscape for criminal justice reform. The Open Society Foundations are pleased to announce...


Jul 25, 2017, 13:07 ET W.K. Kellogg Foundation launches interactive site on a growing community food revolution

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation announced the release of its Community Food Innovation website http://wkkf.co/y0kr today. The new interactive...


Jul 25, 2017, 08:35 ET Choctaw Nation Installs Casino Insight™

Casino Cash Trac (CCT), a leading provider of software solutions and services, announced that Choctaw Nation has finalized the installation of the...


Jul 21, 2017, 15:09 ET Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Joins State Of Alaska And Native Groups In Petition Against Bearded Seal Listing

Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC) today filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court in response to a Ninth Circuit...


Jul 20, 2017, 08:40 ET Operation Walking Shield Coordinates Housing Solution For Kickapoo Tribe Families

The first families of the Kickapoo Nation in Kansas are settling in their new homes made possible through the coordination of Operation Walking...


Jul 19, 2017, 12:00 ET SWAIA Announces Annual Fellowship Winners

The Southwestern Association for Indian Arts (SWAIA) http://swaia.org/ is pleased to announce this year's Indian Market artist fellows in the...


Jul 19, 2017, 09:19 ET Favourable Jugement for Pessamit - Interruption to Raising of Water Level at the Manicouagan Reservoir

PESSAMIT, QC, July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The Pessamit Innu Band Council has won a first round in its fight against Hydro-Québec to stop the...


Jul 18, 2017, 07:00 ET BIA awards Kadiak, LLC a contract to Conduct Tribal Court Assessments in Alaska

Kadiak, LLC (Kadiak) of Anchorage, Alaska has been awarded a Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Indian Economic Enterprise (IEE) contract to provide...


Jul 17, 2017, 10:00 ET The American Cancer Society Awards $500,000 in Grants to Help Reduce Colorectal Cancer Disparities in American Indian and Alaska Native Populations

The American Cancer Society has awarded $100,000 in grants to five community health centers across the country to reduce colon cancer disparities...


Jul 10, 2017, 10:10 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Tahoe Resources Inc. (TAHO) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: September 5, 2017

Attorney Advertising-- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Tahoe Resources...


Jul 10, 2017, 10:00 ET Census Bureau to Host Webinar on Race, Tribal, Hispanic and Ancestry Group Statistics From the American Community Survey

What: The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a technical webinar in advance of the release of two embargoed data products: the Selected Population Tables...


Jul 05, 2017, 13:28 ET Oficina del Censo realizará un seminario web sobre las estadísticas de la Encuesta Sobre La Comunidad Estadounidense

Qué: La Oficina del Censo de los Estados Unidos realizará un seminario web técnico durante el período de acceso restringido antes de la...


Jul 05, 2017, 13:10 ET Census Bureau to Host Webinar on Race, Tribal, Hispanic and Ancestry Group Statistics From the American Community Survey

What: The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a technical webinar in advance of the release of two embargoed data products: the Selected Population...


Jul 03, 2017, 10:05 ET The Park at OWA Set to Open July 21, 2017

OWA's 21-ride, themed amusement park, The Park at OWA, will officially open its doors to the public July 21, 2017. Designed as a family fun...