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Admissions program focuses on cultural identity

Native American students learn about admissions, maintaining cultural identity at Lawrence University Story Highlights Sophie Skenandore-Wheelock, 17, of Oneida, attended the College Horizons program at Lawrence. The program brought 86 students from around the U.S. to Lawrence last week. The program guides Native American students through the college admissions process. It also helps them learn

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The First Lady’s Unforgettable Day at Santa Fe Indian School

14 Images from the First Lady’s Unforgettable Day at Santa Fe Indian School Santa Fe Indian School Principal Dr. Felisa Gulibert used the word “elation” to describe her school’s response to hearing that First Lady Michelle Obama had accepted their invitation to speak at the May 23 commencement ceremony. And the day was as magical

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Mescalero senior wins Bill Gates Scholarship

Dave Tomlin, Ruidoso News       May 10, 2016 A Mescalero High School senior has been named a Gates Millennium Scholar, an honor that comes with a guarantee of full financial support for his college and post-graduate studies and an array of other services and benefits. “It pays for everything,” said Albert Valdez, “tuition, meal

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The American Indian Graduate Magazine Spring 2016

Inside this Issue: President’s Message A Message from the Director Honoring Pueblo Research and Values Shark Tank Challenge Gonzagas MBA-AIE Program The Cobell Scholarship Alumna Update A Doctoral Experience National Science Foundation And more… Download PDF…

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AIGC E-News (February 9, 2016)

Save The Date: AIGC Reception April 27th, 2016 AIGC Opportunities! The following AIGC Opportunities are open for Academic Year 2016-2017 Undergraduate Opportunities: Accenture Deadline: May 1, 2016 All Native American High School Academic Team Deadline: May 1, 2016 REDW Native American Scholarship in Accounting Deadline: May 1, 2016 Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship in Business

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Wilson-Hooper Veterinary Medicine Assistance Program

Apply online January 2016 for 2016/2017 funding AIGC Online Application Wilson-Hooper Veterinary Medicine Assistance Program In memory of Jane Wilson Hooper and Col. Philip L. Hooper Wilson-Hooper Veterinary Medicine Assistance Program WHAT ARE YOUR GOALS? If you love animals and possess the desire and ability to pursue a degree at an accredited college or university,

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AIGC and Wells Fargo Collaborate to Support Native American Higher Education Program

AIGC Prepares to Launch Directed Program for American Indian and Alaska Native Higher Education Services Albuquerque, NM – October 20, 2015 – The American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC), a non-profit organization dedicated to improving cultural and economic wellbeing for individuals and tribes by supporting post-secondary education, announced today that it has received a grant from

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The GMS 2016 Application

THE GATES MILLENNIUM SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION 2016 NOW AVAILABLE!     Who’s Eligible? Students are eligible to be considered for a GMS scholarship if they meet all of the following criteria: • Are African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian & Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American • Are a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the

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AIGC is now part of Amazon Smile!

AIGC IS NOW PART OF AMAZON SMILE! Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to American Indian Graduate Center whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you

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