FCC Tribal Broadband, Telecom, and Broadcast Training and Consultation Workshop to be held on July 22-24, 2014 at the Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s Casino Resort and Hotel in Worley, Idaho Hosted by the Office of Native Affairs and Policy, CGB, FCC, and held in coordination with the Coeur d’Alene Tribe and the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest
Did you know, that Native American populations are among the least connected in the world? When your community is so remote that you don’t have paved roads; when you don’t have access to plain old telephone service in your home; when you don’t have access to broadband in your community; and when only 1 in
Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii passed away today, Monday December 17, 2012, at the age of 88, with his wife and son by his side at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Washington, DC. A World War II combat veteran, Inouye served the second-longest term of any U.S. senator
New America Foundation Launches Open Technology Institute Access and Liberty Crucial to Future of the Internet, our New Public Square Washington D.C. – The New America Foundation today announced the launch of its Open Technology Institute [OTI], whose mission is to convene the nation’s best thinking about Internet freedom and open technology. Building on New
The first of its kind in the state, the California Indian Culture and Sovereignty Center (CICSC) at Cal State San Marcos focuses on serving the unique needs of Native American students, conducting original research and preserving the cultural heritage and languages of Tribal communities.
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Like many college students, Wilhelmina Tsosie must go online to complete her assignments. But unlike the vast majority of Americans, she finds that the biggest challenge in her coursework is merely getting connected. Tsosie is a member of the Navajo Nation, the Native American community whose sprawling reservation has long been
Native Public Media Creates and Implements First Branded Digital Journalism Curriculum for Native Americans, Flagstaff, Arizona – January 23, 2012 Native Public Media, an organization dedicated to serving Native radio broadcasters and media makers, announced it will launch its Digital Journalism and Storytelling Intensive on May 28, 2012. Matthew Rantanen, Chair of Native Public Media’s
Flagstaff, AZ, October 13, 2011 – Matthew Rantanen will lead the national Native American organization, Native Public Media, as Chairman of the Board. Native Public Media is the only organization dedicated to providing service to the Native media network as well as providing a policy program directed at changing the broadcast and telecommunications landscape in