Building Native American Representation in the Law: the Need for Affirmative Action
- CREATING A TRIBAL LAW PRACTICE CLINIC IN KANSAS: CARVING THE PEG TO FIT THE HOLE. Organick, Aliza G. // North Dakota Law Review;2006, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p849
The article focuses on the main challenges in creating a tribal court practice clinic (TCPC) in the U.S. It explains the process of designing a curriculum for the TCPC that includes the basic doctrinal foundations of federal Indian law. It offers information on the clinical programs focusing on...
- The Whole Truth. // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;9/15/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p6
The article reports that the American Bar Association and the National Native American Bar Association (NNABA) have collaborated in an effort to have all Native Americans who apply to law school show proof of their tribal affiliation in order to prevent fraudulent applicants from being accepted.
- DinÃ© earns law degree from University of Okla. // Navajo Times;6/19/2014, Vol. 53 Issue 25, pC-2
The article reports that Navajo Nation member Gabrielle Kellogg has graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Law and has earned a juris doctor degree.
- COMPARED WHEN? TEACHING INDIAN LAW IN THE STANDARD CURRICULUM. Grualva, James M. // North Dakota Law Review;2006, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p697
The article focuses on the integration of Indian law issues into standard law school curriculum in the U.S. It suggests that there are several important pedagogical justifications and goals for Indian law integration. It details possible barriers and risks associated with integration. It...
- lines. // Native Peoples Magazine;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p15
This section offers news briefs concerning Native American art and education as of September 2003. Artist R. C. German has donated his personal library to Dine College of Tsaile, Arizona, including works on Navajo history and culture. The Vermont Law School in South Royalton has begun offering...
- Broadening the Legal Landscape. Boulard, Garry // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;11/29/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 21, p20
The article focuses on the increase in number of law schools in the U.S. that are establishing and expanding Native American law course offerings. Offered by the University of Tulsa College of Law on Oklahoma, the Native American Law Certificate program reflects the school's mission of trying to...
- CLASS IN AMERICAN LEGAL EDUCATION. Sander, Richard H. // Denver University Law Review;2011, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p631
The article discusses class-based admissions at U.S. law schools as of October 2011, focusing on the American Bar Association's (ABA) treatment of diversity in law school admissions as a consideration during the ABA's accreditation process. The distribution of law school grants by race is...
- LOOKING BACK AT ALCATRAZ. Johnson, Troy // News from Native California;Summer2010, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p20
The article discusses the 1969 American Indian occupation of Alcatraz Island in California and its significance in changes in the relationship between Native American nations and the U.S. government.
- American Indians oppose county's voting plan. Neary, Ben // Native American Times;7/16/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 29, p4
The article reports on American Indians who filed court papers to oppose Fremont County's proposal for a new voting system in Wyoming.
- The Arts and Native Americans. Wheeler, Kathleen // School Library Media Activities Monthly;Nov98, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p11
Offers curriculum ideas for an Art and Social Studies project about Native Americans. What will be used to search periodicals for information on Native Americans and their art; Curriculum objectives; Resources used; Evaluation of the project.