February 15, 2018

New internal auditor aims to lessen fraud risks

The “triangle” describes the circumstances that typically surround an act of fraud: opportunity, rationalization and need. “I’m hoping to take the opportunity portion out of the […]
February 14, 2018

Mko Kno, Wadasé Zhabwé show resourceful tenacity during harsh winter season

Submitted by Jennifer Randell and Bree Dunham, Eagle Aviary At the time of our last update, Mko Kno was still north of Lincoln, Nebraska, a few […]
February 13, 2018

Google Earth, Harvard Project offer earth-moving insight into tribal successes

As the first American Indian organization featured on Google Earth, Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development offers an interactive map that zooms users to 360-degree […]
February 12, 2018

CPN’s Wzhitawen Project builds equity upon a strong heritage

Editor’s note: A version of this story was published in the summer 2017 edition of TeachLink as part of a three-part series on the Wzhitawen project. […]
February 9, 2018

Women ages 16 to 24 experience almost three times more domestic violence than the national average

Submitted by Darian Towner, Prevention Specialist, House of Hope February is often considered the month of love, with Valentine’s Day falling on the 14th. Often, hearts, […]
February 8, 2018

10th Circuit panel decision makes tribal-state gaming compact unenforceable, reverses arbitration decision

  A three-judge Tenth Circuit panel has ruled that the arbitration clause of the Oklahoma Model Tribal Gaming Compact is unenforceable and must be removed from […]
February 8, 2018

As federal tax filing deadline nears, expert offers tips and resources

By Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton Tax season is nigh and Carissa Johnson is ready for it. A tax specialist with Citizen Potawatomi Nation, Johnson has more than 20 […]
February 7, 2018

Art imitates life: Nicole Emmons-Willis propels whimsy and awareness into a surrealistic spotlight

She stood on a white-painted step, nestled into a softly blinking cocoon of cottony clouds as she described the exhibit. Her steel-hued dress glittered as she […]
February 6, 2018

Vaccinate your way to a healthy heart

  Submitted by Lisa Vernon, RN, Public Health Maintaining a healthy heart is important as you age. The health of your heart controls your physical activity, […]