Columbia University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Summer 2017

The joint Materials Research Center program at Columbia University and City College of NY (CCNY) supports support outstanding undergraduates as Summer Research Fellows each year. In addition, a joint Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program between Columbia and the City University of New York’s Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) may have additional openings. Those selected … Continue reading Columbia University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Summer 2017

CNAY Connects with Tribal Leaders, Programs, and Native Youth in California

During the first week of December, CNAY's Erik Stegman traveled to Palm Springs to represent the Center for Native American Youth at the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP) Tribal Youth Conference and the Office for Victims of Crime's annual Indian Nations Conference. At both events, Erik presented CNAY's findings from youth roundtables, the … Continue reading CNAY Connects with Tribal Leaders, Programs, and Native Youth in California

August Updates from the Center for Native American Youth

NEWSLETTER AUGUST 2016 Youth Spotlight: CNAY Scholar Maria Walker Spends Summer at Columbia University Maria Walker, a rising high school senior from the White Mountain Apache Tribe, earned a full scholarship from CNAY to attend Columbia University’s Summer Program for High School Students. While at Columbia, Maria studied business, finance, and economics while making friends and great connections that are … Continue reading August Updates from the Center for Native American Youth

CNAY Selects Fourth Class of Champions for Change

The Center for Native American Youth has reached the end of its search for the fourth class of Champions for Change. The Champions for Change program is CNAY’s cornerstone youth leadership development initiative which aims to elevate the work of outstanding young Native leaders, support their growth as advocates for Native youth priorities, and inspire hope … Continue reading CNAY Selects Fourth Class of Champions for Change

Happy Holidays from the Center for Native American Youth

Season’s Greetings from the Center for Native American Youth! 2015 was a great year for CNAY, filled with building new relationships in tribal and urban Indian communities, elevating Native youth voices in the media and at our public events, hosting roundtable discussions with national stakeholders, tribal leadership, community members and youth, and so much more! … Continue reading Happy Holidays from the Center for Native American Youth