Tag: First Nations

Another First: UW-Green Bay Launches First Doctoral Program in First Nations Education

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay announced today (March 22, 2018) that applications for the University’s Doctorate Degree in Education (Ed.D.) in First Nations Education are now being accepted. The University’s first-ever doctoral program—the only one of its kind in the state of Wisconsin—marks a significant milestone for the University and the state as a whole. […]

Boys and Girls Club students spend time with Elder Napos at UWGB’s First Nations Center


The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Green Bay spent time in UW-Green Bay’s First Nations Center recently, interviewing Napos, one of the Center’s Oral Scholars in Residence. The students are making a documentary on sovereignty and the Dakota Access Pipeline. The Green Bay club was one of three in the nation chosen to receive […]

Don’t delay! Manitoba and First Nations travel course deadline is May 1

Time’s almost up — May 1 is the deadline to register for a fall travel course to Whiteshell Provincial Park, Manitoba, Canada. The course, titled “Gathering the Wisdom of All Nations — Indigenous Teaching and Learning,” takes place from Sept. 9-15. For more information, or to apply, click here.

Northwest Indian College, UM win tribal rocket honors

Final results have been posted from the 2011 First Nations national rocket competition held in May at the Richard Bong State Recreation Area near Burlington, Wis. The “REZriders” team from Northwest Indian College, Bellingham, Wash., won top honors in the competition involving tribal college entries. In the “AISES” division for public and private institutions with […]