Tag Archives: Michigan

Michigan Public Radio Interview with Keith Matheny

Michigan Public Radio recently conducted an interview regarding the Back 40 Mine permitting process. Listen to the interview here.

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Gov. Whitmer Statement on U.S. Department of Commerce $2 Million Investment in Tribally-Owned Manufacturing Warehouse


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Confederation of Michigan Tribal Education Directors Seek Public Comment on Social Studies Standards

PUBLIC COMMENT IS OPEN FROM: APRIL 10, 2019-MAY 9, 2019 Announcement/guidance form here. To comment online, use the online Social Studies Standard Survey. Scroll to the second paragraph and click “online survey.” For more information and suggestions, see pages 3-4 … Continue reading

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Native American Heritage Fund Now Accepting Applications

More information here.

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Call for Proposals: Edweying Naabing // Looking at the Past and Present Symposium at MSU

Edweying Naabing // Looking at the Past and Present Symposium Michigan State University September 20-21, 2019 Proposals due May 30, 2019 PDF version here. Marking the 200th commemoration of the Treaty of Saginaw, MSU’s American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program, … Continue reading

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Anishinaabe Racial Justice Conference Registration Open

2nd Annual Anishinaabe Racial Justice Conference May 24-26, 2019 Baraga, MI Visit the event page for conference details and to register. For more information please email samajack@umich.edu.  

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Fridays. Any posts received prior to 12pm EST on Friday will appear in that Friday’s announcements. If you would like to submit a post for an open Indian law or leadership job, please send a … Continue reading

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Internship and Apprenticeship Opportunities with the American Indian Health in Family Services in Detroit, Michigan

Information on Apprenticeships American Indian Health and Family Services I-LEAD has five (5) paid apprenticeships available. These apprenticeships can help master the knowledge, skills, and behaviors to help you become successful. If interested, please submit a letter of interest that … Continue reading

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VAWA Conference in Michigan

The Grand Traverse Band is hosting a VAWA Conference June 25-26, 2018 at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa in Acme, Michigan. Registration is free, but space is limited. For more information, please see the flyer and the agenda for the … Continue reading

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Michigan and Oregon Adopt Pro Hac Vice Court Rules for ICWA Cases

Edited to add that Nebraska deserves credit for codifying this back in 2015, which I knew and forgot until today when I was doing some research. The provision is at Neb. Rev. Stat. 43-1504(3), a citation which I have now memorized … Continue reading

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