Workforce Development

Volume 26, No. 2 – Winter 2014



  • On the Workforce in Tribal America


    I recall how we started out in 1972 and 1973 in disparate and humble beginnings as the first six tribally controlled colleges in the United States.

  • Forging the Future

    While American Indian communities still experience economic underdevelopment and high unemployment, strides have been made. And tribal colleges and universities are playing an instrumental role in developing a workforce and paving the way to a brighter future.

  • “Being a Fed”

    John Gritts reflects on the importance of community among the tribal colleges and reflects on his years of experience working for the U.S. Department of Education.


Talking Circle

Media Reviews

Life of a College Mom


Oh, the Places You'll Go

Dips in the road like being fired or a spell of procrastination and lack of motivation can create mishaps. What really makes a difference is how we rise. Read more →