The Many Faces of Leadership

Volume 13, No. 4 – Summer 2002




  • To Montana With Love

    Seeking a quieter life and smaller community in which to raise their children, Dan Kinsey and his wife, Mildred, returned to his home reservation in Montana and Fort Belknap College, where “tribal college fever” spread to his wife and children.

  • Leadership in Action: Jack Fiddler and the making of Turtle Mountain Community College

    Jack Fiddler recalls the struggle to create TMCC: “We were always having to ask for permission to do anything,” he explained. “So when we went to [the BIA] about starting a college, mainly, they didn’t want anything to do with us. Clearly they weren’t going to do anything about it, so we just took the bull by the horns and ran with it!”

Resource Guide

  • 13-4 “The Many Faces of Leadership” Resource Guide

    The following is the most comprehensive list of resources available for those interested in learning more about Native leadership as practice, study, or research. This resource guide will introduce readers to the breadth and scope of scholarship on leadership and the extent to which it is applicable to Indian communities or organizations.

2017 AIHEC Student Poetry Slam


On the opening evening of the 2017 AIHEC Student Conference in Rapid City, students from an array of TCUs entertained conference goers with the spoken word at the annual poetry slam. View the video

Life of a Tribal College Mom


I Am an Ancestor’s Dream

Change, especially institutional change, takes time-and instead of just throwing our hands up in the air we should take it slow, each of us has our own roles to play.

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