Student Highlight May 2020

Student Highlights

27th of May 2020

Student Highlight May 2020

My name is Kaitlynn Lynch and I am an enrolled member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe located in Eagle Butte, SD. At age 6, I was adopted into a […]


28th of April 2020

April 2020 Newsletter Student Highlights

Jade Goodwill Navajo, Hunkpapa Lakota, and Sisseton Wahpeton Dakota Science, Technology, and Society – Stanford Jade comes from Window Rock, Arizona, and is minoring in Medical Anthropology on the Pre-Med […]


Life In the Wake of a Pandemic – Shandiin’s Story

I’m a student here at Brigham Young University Hawaii. This was my last semester and on April 18th, I finally graduated with my Business Management – Finance Bachelor’s. In the […]


Life In the Wake of a Pandemic – Manuel’s Advice

I am Manuel Felix and I was awarded the AIS Scholarship for my 2016 fall school year at Arizona State University. After graduation with my degree in communication and technical […]


Life In the Wake of a Pandemic – Haley’s Story

My name is Haley Jordan Begay, and I am a senior at Indiana University studying sports broadcast journalism and Spanish. My goal is to become a sideline reporter for ESPN […]


An influx of students need funding, AIS is providing it

In times of crisis, the vulnerable are always the hardest hit. Unfortunately, the remote parts of our country where many Native Americans live aren’t immune to the reach of COVID-19. […]


13th of April 2020

Student Highlight April 2020

Being born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico and participating in my Pueblo traditions in Cochiti, New Mexico, I am thankful that I am apart of these two very distinct […]


10th of March 2020

Student Highlight March 2020

My name is Shyh Saenz and I am anything but shy. I am an urban Indian from Hayward, California and I am an enrolled tribal member of the Northern Cheyenne […]


3rd of March 2020

AIS Distributes Jackets Just In Time For Winter Storms

On the Hopi mesas, 2 hours from a grocery store or gas station, sits a far flung community of Hopi rock houses. These homes are small with low roofs and […]


11th of February 2019

Student Highlight February 2020

My name is Terra Goss and I’m an enrolled member of the Three Affiliated Tribes of New Town, North Dakota.  I was born on the Blackfeet Reservation in Browning, Montana, […]