HAPPENING TODAY: LAPS Native American Parent Advisory Council Will Host 2nd Annual Sash Ceremony On Sunday
Members of the class of 2020 receiving sashes on Sunday are (pictured clockwise) Leah Mountain, Awan Ellenwood, Stanlee Platero, Nichelle Aguilar, Justin Pena, Riley Fullbright, Colleen Gurule and Zachery Moquino. Photo courtesy of Los Alamos Public Schools. The Los Alamos Public Schools Native American Parent Advisory Council (NAPAC) will host the 2nd Annual Native American […]
Artisans, dance performances, displays from this year’s 2019 Santa Fe Indian Market
S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) joined a bipartisan group of senators in recognizing the vital contributions of the educators,students, and facilitators of higher education at tribal colleges and universities across the country by introducing a bipartisan resolution designating this week as National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week.
Proposals are being accepted through Nov. 13 for the Native American Venture Acceleration Fund (NAVAF) awards from tribally held companies. The Fund was created to boost employment and diversify the economy in Northern New Mexico, and will make awards up to $25,000 to tribally owned companies…
Navajo Code Talker Kee Etsicitty. Courtesy photo Luján On Death Of Navajo Code Talker Kee Etsicitty Submitted by Carol A. Clark WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico’s Third District released the following statement on the recent passing of Kee Etsicitty, a Navajo Code Talker from Chichiltah, N.M.: “As a young man […]
An unprecedented collaborative effort is underway to restore Nambé Reservoir after the damages it sustained during disaster occurrences in 2011, 2013 and 2014. Read on about this locally led effort to bring back this reservoir.
Udall, Heinrich Introduce Bill To Preserve And Expand Native American Languages WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced Thursday that they have introduced a bill to preserve endangered Native languages. The Native Language Immersion Student Achievement Act creates a new grant initiative to establish or expand Native language immersion programs. The grants will support the revitalization […]
Movie poster image from “A Thousand Voices”. Courtesy image Locally Produced Documentary “A Thousand Voices” To Air on TV in May: Advisors To The Film Include Nambe And Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo Members SANTA FE – A locally produced documentary is scheduled to air on Public Broadcasting Service May 10. “A Thousand Voices,” the most recent […]