Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College campus. Photo by college.
Tribally Controlled Community Colleges Assistance Act
The Tribally Controlled Community Colleges Assistance Act of 1978, signed by President Carter in October 1978, was later retitled the Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities Assistance Act of 1978. Read the TCJ article which describes the events leading to the passage of the Tribally Controlled Community College Assistance Act of 1978, beginning in 1972 with the formation of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium, and ending with the passage of the tribal college law in 1978. Tribal College Journal
Searching for a way to reconcile childhood on the reservation with her adolescence in Houston, Robin Máxkii (Diné College) discovered a life of activism, technology, and science. Robin's Video Journey
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TCU Ripple Effect
Every person has a ripple effect on their community. To illuminate the ripple effect of Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs), the AIHEC-StoryCorps project invited 18 people from two tribal colleges, Saginaw-Chippewa Tribal College and Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute, to share through storytelling the impact of TCUs on their lives. Listen to Their Stories
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