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Leech Lake Tribal College

August 31, 2015
Leech Lake Tribal College awarded $1.2 million in federal grants
August 31, 2015 - 5:01pm
June 22, 2015
Seven Generations Fund Scramble
June 22, 2015 - 8:58pm
May 15, 2015
Leech Lake Tribal College graduate Jeremy Neadeau is congratulated by members of the LLTC Board of Trustees upon receiving his diploma on Friday morning. Forty-six graduates from Leech Lake Tribal College and Red Lake Nation College received their diplomas at a commencement ceremony at Northern Lights Casino in Walker.play button
VIDEO: Tribal college grads look to future
May 15, 2015 - 8:38pm
April 19, 2015
Rep. Nolan visits Leech Lake Tribal College
April 19, 2015 - 12:26am
March 25, 2015
Taupouri Tangaro, a professor at Hawaii Community College, beats the drum as a group of Hawaiians performs traditional dances on Wednesday at Leech Lake Tribal College. Eighteen representatives from the University of Hawaii system are in the area this week visiting tribal colleges at Leech Lake, Red Lake and White Earth. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
‘Shoulder-to-shoulder’: Hawaiians visit area tribal colleges so both groups can learn from one another (W/ VIDEO)
March 25, 2015 - 7:04pm
Photo of the Day: Dancers
March 25, 2015 - 4:54pm
March 7, 2015
The new Leech Lake Tribal College library was officially opened on Saturday as supporters gathered to celebrate the milestone. Pictured are (from left) Yvonne Wilson, a member of the board of trustees; Dennis Banks, a member of the board of trustees; Arther “Archie” LaRose, secretary/treasurer with the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe; Don Day, president of the LLTC; and state Rep. Tom Saxhaug, DFL-Grand Rapids. Bethany Wesley | Bemidji Pioneer
Leech Lake Tribal College shows off new state-of-the-art library
March 7, 2015 - 11:02pm
December 4, 2014
Leech Lake Tribal College takes part in Obama initiative
December 4, 2014 - 10:41am
September 2, 2014
It takes a couple days for students to figure out bus schedules and pick-up times, but it gets easier each day. On Tuesday, Middle School teachers and school district administrators were outside helping route students to the correct bus. Here sixth-grader Riley Nelson gets help finding his bus from Superintendent Jim Hess.  (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Back-to-School time!
September 2, 2014 - 7:19pm
May 9, 2014
Members of the Organizing Apprenticeship Project feasted on Red Lake Walleye, Leech Lake wild rice, locally harvested squash and fried bread at Leech Lake Tribal College Wednesday. The metro-based racial justice group was in Cass Lake to discuss food sovereignty. Crystal Dey | Bemidji Pioneer
Homegrown: Leech Lake woman raising food sovereignty awareness
May 9, 2014 - 8:03pm
October 16, 2013
Patti Jones, a second-year indigenous leadership student at Leech Lake Tribal College, stands in its new Wellness Center as she discusses the college’s decision to go commercial-tobacco-free beginning in fall 2014.  Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Leech Lake Tribal College Wellness Center connects with students
October 16, 2013 - 1:06am
July 31, 2013
Lucas Bratvold and his girlfriend, Veronica Kingbird, are recent graduates from the Leech Lake Tribal College in Cass Lake and will attend the University of Minnesota Duluth this fall. The couple immersed themselves in as many classes as they could, including classes like stone carving and helping to make a birch bark canoe. MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Defending tribal colleges: Administrators, students say low graduation rate due to unique challenges
July 31, 2013 - 1:20am
July 23, 2013
MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Jim Jones Jr., right, takes one last measurement before he and his students prepare to fold the bark around a birch bark canoe frame as (from left) Allan Smith, Terry Larson and William Jones help hold a canoe built last year by Jones.
Made by hand: Man guides community members in hand making a birch bark canoe
July 23, 2013 - 12:16am
April 20, 2013
Representatives from three area colleges met last week to finalize Red Lake and Leech Lake’s inductions into the NIAC. From left: Red Lake Nation College President Dan King, Oak Hills Christian College Athletic Director Dan Hovestol, Leech Lake Tribal College President Don Day, Leech Lake Tribal College Vice President/Athletic Director Beverly Rogers, new Leech Lake head basketball coach Brady Fairbanks and Red Lake Nation College Director of Development Eugene McArthur. Jack Hittinger | Bemidji Pioneer
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Area tribal colleges to start hoops programs, join Oak Hills in NIAC
April 20, 2013 - 9:51pm
March 26, 2013
Larry Pogemiller, right, the director of the Minnesota Office of Higher Education, visited the Leech Lake Tribal College campus Tuesday to meet with administrators and students. Also pictured, from left, are Megan FitzGibbons, an OHE who works with the Minnesota Indian Scholarship, and Carrie Jones, chairwoman of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe.  Bethany Wesley | Bemidji Pioneer
Pogemiller visits Leech Lake Tribal College
March 26, 2013 - 11:20pm