Student Highlights

11th of January 2021


Ya’at’eeh, I am Erika  Yellowhair from the Navajo Nation. I am currently studying Elementary Education and hope to return home to my school district with my PhD in Educational Leadership […]

7th of December 2020

Student Highlight December 2020

My name is Cauy Nelson and I am currently attending Northern Arizona University on the main campus in Flagstaff. The official title for my major is Visual Communication, with an […]

17th of November 2020


Boozhoo (Hello), My name is Kyra Azure. I am an enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa tribe. I grew up on the Turtle Mountain Reservation, also known […]

21st of October 2020

Student Highlight October 2020

Our October student highlight is Brandi Nicole Simonson. Brandi is a member of the Navajo tribe with ambitions to become a healthcare administrator. Brandi is a mother of 3 and […]

20th of October 2020


AN INTERVIEW WITH SOON TO BE STATE LEGISLATOR, CHRISTINA HASWOOD   Christina Haswood is a member of the Navajo tribe, an AIS scholarship alumni, a public health specialist with an […]

17th of August 2020

Student Highlight August 2020

Devon Hall is our August American Indian Services Scholarship Recipient Student Highlight. Devon overcame addiction and is driven to help others in his community do the same. Please read below […]

20th of July 2020

July Newsletter Student Highlights

American Indian Services Scholarship Recipient Highlights Thalia Dubois, Chippewa Radiologic Technology Minot State University Thalia is a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and lives in Dunseith, ND. […]

22nd of June 2020

Student Highlight June 2020

   Hello, my name is Bryann Rainbow. My Dakota name is Wambdi Oykan Wiyan (Pretty Eagle Woman). I am an enrolled member of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. I am the […]

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 […]