2023 Boarding School Healing News Stories

Department of the Interior announces ninth 'Road to Healing' stop (Native News Online) 9/14/2023

More than a century after their death, the US Army to return remains of six more Indigenous children to their tribal communities (Native News Online) 9/11/2023

National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition launches interactive map of United States’ 523 American Indian boarding schools (Native News Online) 8/30/2023

'War against the children' (New York Times) 8/30/2023

Native American group to digitize 20,000 archival pages linked to Quaker-run Indian boarding schools (Grand Island Independent) 8/26/2023

Native American genocide: Crystal Echo Hawk sheds a light on Indian boarding schools (Glamour) 8/21/2023

Biden administration, advocates ramp up efforts to address Indian boarding schools’ painful legacy in Minnesota and other states (MinnPost) 8/17/2023

The latest on the Truth and Healing Act (West River Eagle) 8/16/2023

Native mental health providers seek to heal boarding school scars with informed and appropriate treatment (High Country News) 8/14/2023

New funding available for tribal communities for projects related to the federal Indian boarding school initiative (Native News Online) 8/9/2023

Ute Indian boarding schools saw nearly 60 student deaths (Salt Lake Tribune) 7/15/2023

In search of a lost cemetery, dig begins at a former Native American school in Nebraska (Sentinel Colorado) 7/10/2023

Montana boarding school launches commission to find unmarked graves on its campuses (Bismarck Tribune) 7/3/2023

Boarding school legislation passes Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (Native News Online) 6/7/2023

Federal Indian boarding schools still exist, but what's inside may be surprising (NPR) 6/6/2023

Senator Warren revives Indian boarding school legislation with bipartisan support (Native News Online) 5/24/2023

Government agencies work to document the painful past of Indian boarding schools (Daily Yonder) 5/23/2023

'One giant crime scene': Uncovering the historical treatment of Native American children (Amanpour) 5/12/2023

Resolution recognizing boarding school survivors becomes law (Char-Koosta News) 5/11/2023

Indian boarding schools: An important beginning to a years-long reckoning (Native News Online) 5/11/2023

New podcast sheds light on abuses at Native American boarding schools: 'Justice needs to be served' (People) 4/26/2023

Interior secretary visits WA in wake of boarding school revelations (Yakima Herald-Republic) 4/24/2023

'Our children deserve to be found;' The painful legacy of Native American boarding schools (CBS) 4/18/2023

Structural racism, boarding school trauma contributes to oral health disparities for Native populations (Native News Online) 3/21/2023

Illuminative launches podcast about the crimes of Indian boarding schools (Native News Online) 3/9/2023

Susan Webber: Trauma and healing: Acknowledging the Indigenous boarding school experience in Montana (Missouian) 2/9/2023

‘Road to Healing’ visits Arizona to hear from boarding school survivors, descendants (Native News Online) 1/22/2023

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