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Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana Announces Appointment of Elders Council and Programs To Benefit Senior Tribal Members

Several member of the Tunica-Biloxi Elder Council with Chairman Marshall Pierite The Tribal Council of the Tunica-Biloxi Indian Tribe has recently announced the appointment of 10 members to its Elders Council. Serving as officers of the ...
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Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana and American Philosophical Society Partner on New Project Aimed at Enhancing the Field of Linguistics

Project will utilize Tunica-Biloxi manuscripts to develop a pilot example of a new digital archiving platform Pictured: Sesostrie Youchigant the last known fluent speaker of Tunica and the third of Tunica’s 14 notebooks that this project ...
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Tunica-Biloxi Participates in American Philosophical Society Panel on Language Revitalization

Our very own Elisabeth Pierite Mora and Patricia Anderson will be participating in a virtual panel on Wednesday, Sept. 23 from 2-3 p.m. (central) for the American Philosophical Society's conference "Relationships, Reciprocity, and Responsibilities: Indigenous Studies ...
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Register for LCRP Virtual Language Class

LCRP will be hosting a virtual language class for ages 5-17. Class time will be set based off of interest and availability. These classes are a fun way to learn the Tunica language! If you are ...
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Tunica-Biloxi Providing Laptop Computers to Tribal Students

The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe has access to federal funding through the Cares Act to provide tribal families with a computer device for Tunica-Biloxi students who will be doing virtual instruction online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As ...
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American Indian Center of Houston Encourages Voter Registration

The American Indian Center of Houston has received a grant from the National Urban Indian Family Coalition (NUIFC) to encourage voter registration. Alongside "When We All Vote," our Tribe is able to monitor the number of ...
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