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SPECIAL
COLLEGE
ISSUE

VOLUME 32 * NUMBER 4 * 2017

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TOP LEFT: UNCP PHOTO/WILLIS GLASSGOW; TOP RIGHT: COURTESY OF TIFFANY D. SMITH, UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA; ILLUSTRATION BY ISTOCK; INSET PHOTO COURTESY OF BRANDON BEGAY

THE TOP

COLLEGES FOR
NATIVE
AMERICANS
page 23

page
56

AISES 2016 Region 4 Conference
at the University of Oklahoma

On campus at the University
of North Carolina at Pembroke

page
18

Columns/Departments
2

Features
14 Controlling Student Debt

4

WELCOME FROM AISES

Sarah EchoHawk, AISES chief
executive officer, highlights what
to look for in this year's Special
College Issue

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18 Roots and Wings

Campus support networks help Native
students stay grounded - and fly high

BY DEBRA UTACIA KROL

Affordable, accommodating,
and academically
competitive, TCUs have
many pluses

THE STUDENT BODY

Individuals at several stages
in their careers share their
stories and offer some tips for
success

56

How to take charge of your finances

BY SUSAN BIEMESDERFER

TRIBAL COLLEGES

"I want to empower students
in my community with
education and knowledge
as well as be a role model
and mentor for them."
- Brandon Begay, p. 6

COLLEGE PROFILES

A sampling of colleges
and universities across the
country and a look at a busy
AISES College Chapter
ADVERTISER INDEX

62

A listing of advertisers
in this issue

64

A quick look at college facts
by the numbers

LAST WORD

COVER: Trisheena Kills Pretty Enemy on campus at Montana State University, Bozeman, Mont.; photo by Adrian Sanchez Gonzales

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