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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
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FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
Torry's Van Benefit
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Grossell should spend time working to fund education for all
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: First responders deserve our thanks
April 18, 2016
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Walking the path of Indigenous education
As our students near the end of the semester at BSU and as our paths complete their circle, we are lead back to the beginning of our course work...
April 18, 2016 - 9:22am
March 21, 2016
Treaty education: Why treaties matter
To begin to understand treaties, one must consider the origins of colonization and land claims by foreign governments in what today is the United...
March 21, 2016 - 9:26am
January 16, 2016
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Now more than ever, students reaching out for knowledge
As we begin the academic journey of the second semester, we must consider what our students bring to the classroom and what they desire to know and understand. With instant access to information via technology such as literature, media, music, journals, newspapers, educators must...
January 16, 2016 - 11:42pm
December 19, 2015
Holidays are about being with loved ones, remembering those who have walked on
As we ponder the season of "good will toward men" many wish for a way to bring light and language to Indigenous knowledge and cultural differences. We live in a time where we need to know the heart of Indigenous knowledge systems in a sense that is much deeper than what is accepted...
December 19, 2015 - 11:41pm
November 5, 2015
Officials want Minnesotans' Capitol art comments: Bemidji to host regional meeting on how artwork will be displayed
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota state Capitol renovation project topping $300 million wraps up in a bit more than a year and a subcommittee wants to know what art the public would like to see displayed. The panel plans a half-dozen meetings around the state to seek input. A meeting will...
November 5, 2015 - 8:20pm
October 24, 2015
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: A succinct overview of education
Most people who have involved themselves with the local Truth and Reconciliation efforts have come to understand that it is a process that could take many years. At the heart of this process is educating one another of its importance and thinking through what it will take to get...
October 24, 2015 - 11:59pm
August 22, 2015
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Original teachings and worldviews
Most Indigenous people understand that their original teachings come from their Creation stories. Their Creation stories describe for them their geographical surroundings, their place, their relationship with the land, and their environmental knowledge and teachings. It is this...
August 22, 2015 - 11:50pm
July 20, 2015
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Learning from the first teachers
In many native cultures and languages, the words “mother” and “father” have a broad meaning that not only includes the biological parents of a child but also numerous mother and father relationships. For example, the Buechel 1970 text identifies “at’e” (pronounced ah-teh),...
July 20, 2015 - 9:49am
July 18, 2015
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Learning from the first teachers
In many native cultures and languages, the words "mother" and "father" have a broad meaning that not only includes the biological parents of a child but also numerous mother and father relationships. For example, the Buechel 1970 text identifies "at'e" (pronounced ah-teh), father...
July 18, 2015 - 10:27pm
June 22, 2015
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The future, and the past, of Indigenous education
Editor's note: This is a monthly Pioneer column focusing on Native American issues and topics. Recently, a dialogue started in Bemidji titled "Truth and Reconciliation," which brings the community together to discuss ways to help all communities in Bemidji better understand one another. In...
June 22, 2015 - 8:51am
May 23, 2015
A NATIVE VOICE: Education: The rites of passage
Editor's note: This is a monthly Pioneer column focusing on Native American issues and topics. Recently, a dialogue started in Bemidji titled "Truth and Reconciliation," which brings the community together to discuss ways to help all communities in Bemidji better understand one another. Within...
May 23, 2015 - 11:08pm
March 21, 2015
A NATIVE VOICE: Education, perspectives and reflections
Editor's note: This is a monthly Pioneer column focusing on Native American issues and topics. Recently, a dialogue started in Bemidji titled "Truth and Reconciliation," which brings the community together to discuss ways to help all communities in Bemidji better understand one another. As...
March 21, 2015 - 10:47pm
A NATIVE VOICE: Education: What is it?
Editor's note: Today is the debut of a monthly column in the Pioneer focusing on Native American issues and topics. Recently, a dialogue started...
February 21, 2015 - 7:50pm
February 14, 2015
Race relations hitting a rough stretch in Rapid City, S.D., after incident at hockey game
By Barry Amundson Forum News Service RAPID CITY, S.D. -- Rapid City’s police chief is calling for patience as a team of detectives...
February 14, 2015 - 1:11pm
December 6, 2014
Bemidji begins process of healing the past: Grassroots Truth and Reconciliation effort grows
By Crystal Dey and Molly Miron BEMIDJI -- A grassroots effort has started taking shape in Bemidji to address the difficult subject of racial...
December 6, 2014 - 6:59pm