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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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

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

Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians
Wells Fargo, ANAHSAT

Turtle Mountain Community College
Bachelors of Elementary Education
GPA 3.9

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March Undergraduate

Jalen Rowe

Depew, Oklahoma
Cheyenne-Arapho Tribes of Oklahoma, Muscogee (Creek) Nation
Gates Millennium Program

The University of Kansas
GPA 3.82

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Dakota Thompson

February Graduate

Dakota Thompson

Stilwell, OK
Cherokee Nation
Gates Millennium Program

University of Oklahoma
Doctorate of Education- Educational Administration, Curriculum, & Supervision


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