Tribal News

Jim Thorpe Is Restored as Sole Winner of 1912 Olympic Gold Medals

Jim Thorpe, one of the greatest athletes in history and the victim of what many considered a century-old Olympic injustice, has been restored as the sole winner of the decathlon and pentathlon at the 1912 Stockholm Games. Thorpe, who excelled at a dozen or more sports, had dominated his two events at the 1912 Games […]

Cherokee Nation citizen Dwight Birdwell, 74 Receives Medal of Honor

  Cherokee Nation citizen Dwight Birdwell, 74, is the first Native American to receive the Medal of Honor for his heroic service during the Vietnam War after President Joe Biden awarded him the military’s highest recognition Tuesday at the White House. “Not every service member has received the full recognition they deserve,” President Biden said during […]

Secretary Haaland Announces Members of the First-Ever Secretary’s Tribal Advisory Committee

WASHINGTON – In remarks at the National Congress of American Indians 2022 Mid-Year Conference today, Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland announced the launch of the first-ever Secretary’s Tribal Advisory Committee (STAC). The STAC, which was announced as part of the 2021 White House Tribal Nations Summit, will ensure Tribal leaders have direct and consistent […]

Indian Education Advisory Committee Bylaws Review

The Nevada Indian Commission’s Indian Education Advisory Committee (IEAC) is inviting the public to comment on its newly revised bylaws. You have until July 14, 2022 to submit your comments to Sarina Nez at snez@nic.nv.gov FINAL ByLaws of the IEAC 2022

A Proclamation on Indigenous Peoples’ Day

“For generations, Federal policies systematically sought to assimilate and displace Native people and eradicate Native cultures. Today, we recognize Indigenous peoples’ resilience and strength as well as the immeasurable positive impact that they have made on every aspect of American society…”  —U.S. President Joe Biden2021 Indigenous Peoples’ Day proclamation https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/10/08/a-proclamation-indigenous-peoples-day-2021/

Reservation Economic Summit 2021

Forward with Resiliency & Reinvention RES2021 is the Summit to attend for those looking for high caliber networking, winning teaming opportunities, business development sessions, one-on-one consulting, all centered around the American Indian Enterprise. https://res.ncaied.org/