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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...


Aug 25, 2017, 09:32 ET John Quiñones To Keynote The 31st Annual NAMIC Conference

John Quiñones, Veteran journalist and host of "What Would You Do?", will be the opening keynote speaker for of the 31st Annual NAMIC Conference,...


Aug 24, 2017, 12:44 ET AXE® continúa la iniciativa Find Your Magic con el lanzamiento de "Senior Orientation"

La experiencia del colegio secundario puede ser dolorosa. El ambiente de los pasillos, los vestuarios, las fiestas y las redes sociales a menudo...


Aug 24, 2017, 09:17 ET Taboo Of Black Eyed Peas, Native American Artists' Standing Rock Music Video Nominated For MTV Video Music Award

For the first time, Native American artists will be standing up to celebrate a major nomination during this year's MTV Video Music Awards in the...


Aug 24, 2017, 09:17 ET Video musical Standing Rock de Taboo de Black Eyed Peas y artistas nativos estadounidenses nominado a premio MTV Video Music Award

Por primera vez, artistas nativos estadounidenses se pondrán de pie para celebrar una importante nominación durante los MTV Video Music Awards de...


Aug 18, 2017, 17:28 ET The 96th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market Announces Best of Show Winners

Santa Fe Indian Market, presented by The Southwestern Association for Indian Arts (SWAIA, http://swaia.org/) is pleased to announce this year's...


Aug 10, 2017, 09:15 ET Presidentes de colegios superiores y universidades tribales se reúnen para mejorar los resultados de los estudiantes indígenas

Presidentes discuten la importancia de los datos para mejorar la educación de los indígenas estadounidenses PRINCETON, Nueva Jersey, 10 de agosto...


Aug 10, 2017, 09:15 ET Tribal College and University Presidents Convene to Improve Native Student Outcomes

Tribal college and university (TCU) presidents from across the country met last week to examine the critical role of data in addressing student...


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...