Stories tagged: "Native American Heritage Month"

A traditional pow-wow at Central Michigan University. (photo via
5 Ways to Acknowledge Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Michigan This Year

Michigan is home to 12 Native Indian tribes, so Indigenous Peoples’ Day on Oct. 10 is a high priority in the Mitten State. And the day is about more than just celebrating history.

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‘Era of Empowerment’: From a Lineage of Leaders, Chippewa Chairperson Steps Up in Michigan

Tribal chairperson Aaron Payment was once a high school dropout. Now, the White House has turned to his tribe as an example for how to foster education within Indigenous communities.