Media Coverage

Indigenous Nations Are Fighting To Take Back Their Data

Arielle Duhaime-Ross. (May 31, 2024). Science Friday.


Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hosts discussion on Native children Staff. (May 8, 2024).


University of Arizona hosts first-ever U.S. Indigenous Data Sovereignty and Governance Summit 

Gabriel Pietrorazio. (April 11, 2024). KJZZ.


Native News Weekly: D.C. Briefs

Native News Online Staff. (March 3, 2024). Yahoo News.

Traditional Hopi farmer Michael Kotutwa Johnson receives Rockefeller grant

Elena Lopez. (January 30, 2024). Navajo-Hopi Observer.


SwatTalk: "Killers of the Flower Moon" and the Importance of Strong Native Nation Governments

Saba Thackurdeen. (November 14, 2023). Swarthmore College.

Oil Fueled the 'Flower Moon' Osage Murders. Now, Tribes Embrace a Clean Energy Boom

Jeff Young. (November 13, 2023). Newsweek.


$US460,000 grant will help foster global Indigenous relations

David Prestipino. (November 3, 2023). National Indigenous Times.


Opinion: The true crime story of the Osage Nation would take a century to tell

Torivio Fodder. (October 15, 2023). LA Times.


Native Education Experience

(July 20, 2023). Tohono O'odham Young Voices Podcast



Data Sovereignty Movement for Native Populations Reaches SD

Mike Moen. (July 6, 2023). Public News Service.


How Arizona squeezes tribes for water

Anna V. Smith, Mark Olalde and Umar Farooq. (June 14, 2023). High Country News.


Global Extractive and Industrial Projects Disproportionately Impact Indigenous Peoples

Nyla Husain. (June 9, 2023). The American Association for the Advancement of Science.


Is Harriet Hageman an ally of Indian Country?

Anna V. Smith & Taylar Dawn Stagner. (June 1, 2023). High Country News.


2023 All-Stars Awards in American Indian Tribal Governance Honors Nine Programs

Harvard Kennedy School Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation. (May 18, 2023) Harvard University.


Udall Foundation Opens New Office in Tucson

Gabriella Rico. (April 26, 2023).


Comcast Commits $650k to Native Women Lead’s Matriarch Revolutionary Fund, Nation’s Trailblazing Impact Investment Fund Focused on Native Women-Owned Businesses

Business Wire. (April 4, 2023). Yahoo Finance.


Indian Country gains momentum in addressing data gaps

Casey Lozar. (March 8, 2023). Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.


Tribes place generational wealth in their own hands

Joanne Cleaver. (January 23, 2023). Investment News.



GIS Techniques Help Native Tribes Identify Land for Restoration to Its Original Custodians

Kristi Eaton. (December 26, 2022). Daily Yonder.

Native Nations in Oklahoma lecture slated for Nov. 28
  • (November 23, 2022). Ada News.
Barrett Recognized For Leadership At State, National Levels

Paige Willett. (November 23, 2022). Country Wide News.

Constitutional Kōrero Takes Off In Tāmaki Makaurau

University of Auckland. (November 22, 2022). The Scoop.

Media literacy: the election version 

Art Hughes. (October 25, 2022). Native America Calling.

New Policy Brief Cites Geographic Information System as Tool for Landback Strategies

Native News Online Staff. (October 20, 2022). Native News Online.

What are Native American-owned banks and how to support them?

Bennett, Renee. (Sept. 27, 2022). Bankrate.

 UArizona opens its first tribal microcampus to serve the Pascua Yaqui Tribe

Mittan, Kyle. (Sept. 7, 2022). UANews.

Here’s how Washington has benefited from the economic resurgence of Tribes

Brennan, Natasha. (May 31, 2022). The Olympian.

'Honored to join such a hardworking team': Danielle Hiraldo named new director of AIC.

Kirkman, Madi. (May 29,2022). The Daily Tar Heel.

What Does Tribal Land Stewardship Look Like?

Dubb, Steve. (May 1, 2022).Nonprofit Quarterly (NPQ).

Tribal Nationhood Requires Citizen Civil Rights Protection

Galanda, Gabe. (March 10, 2022).

Aligning Research with Indigenous Data Sovereignty

University of Arizona Health Sciences Connect. (November 18, 2021). Health Sciences Connect.

Despite General Satisfaction with E-rate Program, Tribal Libraries Are Being Left Behind

York, T.J. (November 1, 2021). Broadband Breakfast.

Louisiana’s Native Tribes Were Crushed by Hurricane Ida. They Feel Forgotten

Ockerman, Emma. (September 21, 2021). Vice.

"Elephant in the room": Tribal per capita payments under the American Rescue Plan Act.

Capriccioso, Rob. (September 13, 2021). Tribal Business News.

CyVerse Receives $1.3M to Provide Cyberinfrastructure and Training for New NSF Artificial Intelligence Institute.

CyVerse, National Science Foundation and Iowa State University. (July 29, 2021). CyVerse.

What Western Society Can Learn From Indigenous Communities

Cernansky, Nancy. (July 10, 2021). The New York Times.

Tribes of the Hamptons

The Economist. (March 13, 2021). The Economist.

UNCP, University of Arizona Hosting Virtual ‘We Still Remain’ Conference

The Pilot. (February 11, 2021).The Pilot.

A Progressive Facade: Comparing the U.S. and Canada’s Treatment of Indigenous Peoples

Zhao, Selena. (January 22, 2021). Harvard Political Review.

Network Connects Indigenous Knowledges in the Arctic and U.S. Southwest

Duncombe, Jenessa. (January 13, 2021). Eos.

Native American-Owned Banks by State

Williams, Ward. (November 18,2020). Investopedia.

Indigenous Management Revives and Protects Public Lands

Wudan, Yan. (October 14, 2020). Patagonia.

Casino closures hurting public health systems in tribal nations

Morrison, Cassidy. (October 8, 2020). Washington Examiner.

Indigenous data sovereignty shakes up research

Goodluck, Kalen. (October 8, 2020). High Country News.

Rural Southwestern Tribal Casinos Have Worriesome Outlook for Recovery

Silverstien, Ed. (September 9, 2020).

Pandemic Complicates Tribes' Quest For Data Sovereignty

All Things Considered, National Public Radio on KUNC.

Hopi Tribe releases ZIP code data, but COVID-19 data for Arizona's 22 communities is confusing

Curtis, Chelsea. (June 4, 2020). AZ Central.

Restarting Indian Country's economic engine

Indian Country Today. (June 1, 2020). Indian Country Today.

‘Huge disparity’ in COVID-19 death rates for Native Americans in NM

Kaplan, Elise and Theresa Davis. (May 31, 2020). Albuquerque Journal.

Michigan tribes losing police, health budgets as coronavirus shuts casinos

House, Kelly. (April 27, 2020). Bridge Magazine.

Harvard Researchers Advocate Economic Aid for ‘Devastated’ Native American Tribes Amid Pandemic

Levien, Simon J. (April 21, 2020). The Harvard Crimson.

How tribal wisdom can help climate science.

Yeo, Sophie. (January 6, 2020). The Hill.

Keeping Indigenous Science Knowledge out of a Colonial Mold

Cartier, Kimberly M.S. (December 11, 2019). Eos.

Tribes push for historic carve-out in CRA reform plan

Prior, Jon. (September 2, 2019). American Banker.

This Community Is Striving To Rebuild One Of The Poorest Places In America.

NoiseCat, Julian Brave. (June 6, 2019).The Huffington Post.

White Australia can't solve black problems. White Australia is the problem.

Maddison, Sarah. (April 6, 2019). The Guardian.

Australia’s approach to Indigenous communities is making their lives worse, expert claims

Graham, Ben. (March 31, 2019).

Looking 30 years ahead: Forum on Indian gaming focuses on self-determination

Hopper, Frank. (February 19, 2019). Indian Country Today.

What Makes Someone American Indian?

Lo Wang, Hansi. (February 17, 2019). Weekend Edition Sunday, National Public Radio.

Native youth build media advocacy skills through workshops.

Richardson, Alexis. (January 25, 2019). The Daily Wildcat.

Labardini, Adriana. (December 9, 2018). Hacia un nuevo paradigma de desarrollo económico indígena. Arena Pública. Retrieved from

Australia and New Zealand School of Government. (November 23, 2018). What we can learn from Indigenous success in the USA. The Mandarin. Retrieved from

French, Edward. (October 12, 2018). New chief eyes visioning and nation-building. The Quoddy Tides. Retrieved from

Murray, Jeff. (September 19, 2018). Southern Tier Library System gets research grant. Elmira Star-Gazette/USA Today Network. Retrieved from

NCAI’s Partnership for Tribal Governance. (August 20, 2018). Why leadership and funding matter to developing a tribal workforce. Indian Country Today. Retrieved from

Solovitch, Sara. (August 2, 2018). Native communities are harnessing the power of data. Searchlight New Mexico. Retrieved from

Navajo Hopi Observer. (July 18, 2018). Community information: Hopi Education Endowment Fund recognizes Hopi scholarship recipients. Retrieved from

NAU News. (April 5, 2018). NAU student awarded Udall Foundation 2018 Native American Congressional Internship. Northern Arizona University News. Retrieved from

Red Lake Nation News. (January 22, 2018). "January in Tucson 2018" Welcomes Third Tribal Professionals Cohort. Retreived from

Pioneer Staff Report. (October 1, 2017). Two from area selected for Native Nation Rebuilders Program. The Bemidji Pioneer. Retrieved from

Red Lake Nation News. (September 29, 2017). Native Governance Center and Bush Foundation Announce Ninth Cohort of Native Nation Rebuilders. Red Lake Nation News. Retrieved from

Doxtater-Andrews, Janee. (September 2017). Strengthening Indigenous Governance. Tribal Business Journal. Retrieved from

Allen, Lee. (September 3, 2017). Agents For Change: Future Belongs to Native American Youth. Indian Country Media Network. Retrieved from

Larson, Brett. (August 25, 2017). Wide-Ranging Discussion at First MCT Constitutional Convention Meetings. INAAJIMOWIN. Retrieved from

Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences. (August 24, 2017). Finding Resilience in Changing Climates. Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences. Retrieved from:

Allen, Lee. (March 28, 2017). Who Belongs? The Epidemic of Tribal Disenrollment. Indian Country Media Network. Retrieved from

University Communications. (November 23, 2016). UA to Host Conference for American Indian Youth. UA News. Retrieved from

Baird, Kevin. (November 16, 2016). Tribal symposium to focus on nation building among Native communities. News Miner: The Voice of Interior Alaska. Retrieved from

The Associated Press. (November 14, 2016). Tribal government symposium to begin Tuesday. Juneau Empire. Retrieved from

Enoch, Charles. (November 12, 2016). Gathering of tribal leaders and representatives to be held in Fairbanks. KYUK. Retrieved from

Martinez, Angela (October 1, 2016). UA student receives health policy fellowship. The Daily Wildcat. Retrieved from

Merrall,Leah (October 8, 2016). Constitutions Resource Center provides governing advice for Native nations. The Daily Wildcat. Retrieved from

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