Students of the Month

AIGC will be selecting two students a month to honor and recognize their academic excellence and community engagement. Each month, the Student of the Month selection committee will choose one undergraduate student and one graduate student. The selected students will receive a certificate, a $50 prepaid debit card and the opportunity to be showcased in The American Indian Graduate magazine, on AIGC’s social media and website.

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January 2019 Graduate

Clint Purtell Home Town: Frisco, TX Tribe: Oklahoma Choctaw Scholarship: SPGSF Graduate School: Oklahoma State University Major: PhD GPA: 3.86

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January 2019 Undergraduate

Amerra Webster-Yaqui Home Town: Ronan, MT Tribe: Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Scholarship: GMS-Undergraduate School: Dartmouth College Major: Government, Native American Studies GPA: 3.56

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Bonnie Lemon

December 2018 Graduate

Bonnie Lemon Home Town: Fletcher, Okla. Tribe: Comanche Scholarship: AIGC Fellowship School: Southeastern Oklahoma State University Field: Native American Leadership GPA: 4

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Mitchell Rose Bear Don’t Walk

November 2018 Graduate

Mitchell Rose Bear Don’t Walk Home town: Saint Ignatius, MT Tribe: Confederated Salish Kootenai Tribes, Crow Nation, Lone Pine Shoshone Paiute Scholarship: Science Post Graduate Scholarship Fund School: University of Montana Field: Environmental Studies GPA: 3.9

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Preslee Thorne

November 2018 Undergraduate

Preslee Thorne Home town: Lawton, OK Tribe: Chickasaw Nation Scholarship: AIGC/Gates Millennial Scholar School: University of Oregon Major: City Planning, Public Policy and Nonprofit Management GPA: 3.56

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Jade Herman

October 2018 Graduate

Jade Herman Home Town: Mission, SD Tribe: Rosebud Sioux Tribe Scholarship: AIGC Fellowship School: Creighton University Field: Interdisciplinary Leadership, Ed.D. GPA: 4.0

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DaLacy Dockrey

October 2018 Undergraduate

DaLacy Dockrey Home Town: Shawnee, OK Tribe: Cherokee Nation Scholarship: GMS – Undergraduate School: Oklahoma State University Field: Agricultural Economics and Accounting GPA: 3.802

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Kirby Parnell

September 2018 Graduate

Kirby Parnell Home Town: Fort Gibson, OK Tribe: Cherokee Scholarship: Gates Millennium Scholarship School: University of California, Santa Cruz Field: Ocean Sciences GPA: 3.84

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