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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Tina Whitegeese

August 2018 Graduate

Tina Whitegeese Home Town: Espanola, N.M. Tribe: Pueblo of Pojoaque Scholarship: AIGC Fellowship School: University of New Mexico Degree: MBA GPA: 4.0

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Maylee Loften

August 2018 Undergraduate

Maylee Loften Home Town: Fayetteville, Ark. Tribe: Cherokee and Delaware Tribe of Indians Scholarship: Wells Fargo School: University of Arkansas Major: Psychology GPA: 3.375

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Vernon Miller

July 2018 Graduate

Vernon Miller Home Town: Macy, Neb. Tribe: Omaha Tribe of Nebraska & Iowa Scholarship: Fellowship School: Kansas State University Major: Counseling and Student Development GPA: 3.857

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Dakota Merrival

July 2018 Undergraduate

Dakota Merrival Home Town: Rapid City Tribe: Oglala Sioux Tribe Scholarship: Gates Millennium Program/Accenture School: S.D. School of Mines and Technology Major: Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management GPA: 3.65

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June 2018 Undergraduate

Shandiin Herrera Home Town: Monument Valley Tribe: Navajo Scholarship: Gates Millennium Program School: Duke University Major: Public Policy/ Minor in Cultural Anthropology GPA: 3.1

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June 2018 Graduate

Darrah Blackwater Home Town: Farmington, NM Tribe: Navajo Scholarship: AIGC Fellowship School: University of Arizona Program: Law GPA: 3.5

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Colin Ben

May Graduate

Colin Ben Shiprock Navajo Nation Loan for Service University of Utah Educational Leadership and Policy GPA 3.9

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Corey Still - April Graduate STOM

April Graduate

 Corey Still Cookson, OK United Keetoowah Band Gates Millennium Program University of Oklahoma Ph.D. Adult and Higher Education GPA 4.0

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Jenna Blue - April Student of the Month

April Undergraduate

Jenna Blue Belcourt Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians Wells Fargo, ANAHSAT Turtle Mountain Community College Bachelors of Elementary Education GPA 3.9

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