ERIC Number: ED118318
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
The Navajo Culture Center: Purpose and Plans. A Shrine and Living Symbol for the Navajo Nation to Be Located at Navajo Community College, Tsaile, Arizona.
Navajo Community Coll., Tsaile, AZ.
Presenting its past, present, and future expectations, the Navajo Junior College anc the forthcoming Navajo Culture Center are described in detail in this publication. College information relative to the following is presented: (1) History and Origin; (2) Philosophy; (3) Objectives; (4) Purpose of the Navajo College (to serve the Navajo Reservation); (5) Navajo Community College Bill (Public Law 92-189); (6) Enrollment Information (on-campus, off-campus, total); (7) Employee Personnel Data (total employment, clerical, other classified, professional, instructors, by race); (8) Curriculum and Instruction (Navajo Studies Program, Associate of Arts Degree Program, and Vocational-Technical Program); (9) Navajo Adult Basic Education. (10) Community Agriculture Education; (11) Career Opportunities Program; (12) Pre-College Education; (13) Student Personnel Services; (14) Community Services; (15) Accreditation; (16) Current Construction Information; (17) Preferential Hiring of Navajos in Construction (financing charts). Also presented is the following information relative to the Navajo Culture Center at the Navajo Community College: (1) Identification of Need and Significance; (2) Functions of the Center (a place for Navajo Studies' courses and resources to further Navajo self-image); (3) Drawings of Campus Master Plan with the center; (4) Preliminary Cost Estimate. (JC)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Adult Education, American Indians, Ancillary School Services, College Curriculum, Community Colleges, Construction Costs, Cultural Awareness, Educational Objectives, Educational Philosophy, Enrollment, Libraries, Photographs, Program Descriptions, School Construction
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Navajo Community Coll., Tsaile, AZ.
Identifiers - Location: Arizona