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The Scalpel and the Silver Bear


The first Navajo woman surgeon combines western medicine and traditional healing.

A spellbinding journey between two worlds, this remarkable book describes surgeon Lori Arviso Alvord’s struggles to bring modern medicine to the Navajo reservation in Gallup, New Mexico—and to …

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Three Native American professionals on how they deal with bias and lack of representation

By Kate Sanders

This article previously posted on Fast Company during Native American Heritage Month.

When Tanaya Winder earned her Master of Fine Arts in 2012, she knew she wanted to make a living writing and performing spoken word. But …

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Women Empowering Women for Indigenous Nations

Women Empowering Women for Indigenous Nations.

Attend the WEWIN National Conference.

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The LGBTQ+ Professional Fund – MIT

We are pleased to announce the creation of two new Professional Development funds.

The Women of Color Professional Fund is for currently enrolled MIT Women of Color undergraduate students. The LBGTQ+ Professional Fund is for currently enrolled MIT LBGTQ+ undergraduate students of color.

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The Center for Asian Pacific American Women

The Center strives to nurture our Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities by expanding leadership capacity, fostering awareness of AAPI issues, creating a supportive network of AAPI women leaders, and strengthening community.

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