ERIC Number: ED460800
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
American Indian Programs at the University of North Dakota.
North Dakota Univ., Grand Forks.
This report describes 16 programs available to American Indian students at the University of North Dakota (UND). UND's Office of Native American Programs is a state-funded program of the University's Division of Student and Outreach Services. The major function of the Office is to provide support services to Indian students in the areas of financial aid, admissions, housing, and academics along with personal, social, and cultural advisement. Programs described include: (1) North Dakota University System Cultural Diversity Tuition Waiver; (2) Department of Indian Studies; (3) Indians into Medicine (INMED); (4) Recruitment/Retention of American Indians into Nursing (RAIN); (5) Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) Program; (6) TRIO Programs; (7) the Ah'jo'gun Program; (8) Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant; (9) Indians into Journalism Initiative (IIJI); (10) Indians into Psychology (InPsyde); (11) American Indian Center; (12) UND Indian Association; (13) INMED Student Organization; (14) American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) Chapter; (15) Native American Law Students Association; and (16) UND Native American Centennial Scholarship Endowment. Approximately 300 American Indian students attend UND, representing approximately 30 different American Indian tribes. (CDS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Dakota Univ., Grand Forks.