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Haskell Indian Nations University receives Tribal College Small Business Achievement Grant to Empower Native Entrepreneurs

Haskell Indian Nations University, a Bureau of Indian Education-operated post-secondary institution in Lawrence, Kansas, is one of four Tribal colleges and universities awarded a Tribal College Small Business Achievement Grant by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

BIE Schools Celebrate Native American Heritage Month All Year Round

Bureau of Indian Education-funded schools across the United States celebrate Native American Heritage Month throughout November. Staff and students recognize the vibrant cultures, history and language of the many Tribes BIE schools serve the entire school year through the culturally relevant curriculum outlined in the Bureau’s mission.

BIE Schools Recognize the Importance and Involvement of Families

The Bureau of Indian Education recognizes the vital role caregivers play as a partner in education and honors that commitment on National Parent Involvement Day on November 16. The BIE’s Family and Child Education program relies upon collaboration with parents throughout the year to achieve a shared mission. 

Dear School Leader Letter on IEP/Missed IEP Services

Statement from BIE Director Tony Dearman to school leaders on IEP and missed IEP services.

Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute opens first on-campus voter registration office for students

The Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI) opened the first voter registration office on campus, kicking off the new school year in September 2023.

Haskell Indian Nations University Journalism Program Recognized for Outstanding Coverage of Indian Country

Students and Faculty Win Indigenous Journalists Association Awards.

Interior Department Announces Behavioral Health and Wellness Program for Tribal Schools

Bureau of Indian Education schools will receive virtual counseling and on-site crisis services.

Haskell Indian Nations University Announces New President

Haskell Indian Nations University announces Dr. Francis Arpan as new president

Dr. Tamarah Pfeiffer selected as president of Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute

Tamarah Pfeiffer, Ph.D., a member of the Navajo Nation, has been appointed as the president of Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI).

Interior Department Announces New Partnerships and Offices to Leverage New Resources for Indian Country

New Office of Strategic Partnerships will develop and build sustainable public-private initiatives

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