ERIC Number: ED418817
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Oglala Lakota College Annual Report 1995.
Oglala Lakota Coll., Kyle, SD.
This annual report of Oglala Lakota College (South Dakota) profiles staff members and highlights brief family histories of students and staff. Staff profiles include educational background, duties, and interests. Ancestors of interest include: (1) the college president's great-grandfather, Short Bull, who fought at the battle of the Little Big Horn; (2) Martin Red Bear, who was a member of Crazy Horse's band and toured with a wild west show; (3) Samuel Rock, an Indian scout who found his dead father at the battle of Wounded Knee; (4) Ida White Eyes, a survivor of the "Breakout from Camp Robinson"; (5) Chief Red Cloud, a warrior and diplomat; (6) Sophie Fast Elk, who taught arts and crafts; (7) Long Wolf, who toured with Buffalo Bill Cody and died in England; and (8) a grandfather who toured with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The report also includes a description of the 1995 graduation ceremony; accreditation and grant accomplishments for the 1995 school year; and a financial statement for the year ending September 30, 1995. (SAS)
Descriptors: American Indian Education, American Indian History, American Indians, Annual Reports, Colleges, Higher Education, Lakota (Tribe), Profiles, School Personnel, Tribally Controlled Education
Oglala Lakota College, P.O. Box 490, Kyle, SD 57752.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oglala Lakota Coll., Kyle, SD.