Writing Contest Winners

Writing Contest Honorable Mentions

Other top-ranked entries

  • Super Moon by Penelope Seitler of Sinte Gleska University


    Floyd’s Thankful Tree

    Rhiannon Boyd

    Beeeeeeeeeep! “Hey! Watch where you’re going!” I was awake, but between the tears clouding my vision and the…

  • Nonfiction

    The Falling of Leaves

    Darin Janis

    Even the most turbulent storms eventually come to an end. A band-aid made of rainbows will temporarily cover…

  • For My Grandpa by Caitlyn Whiteman of Fort Peck Community College



    Douglas Suano Bootes

      Driving to a trailhead with sunrise blazing scarlet over cool mountain umber. See the profile, the ears,…

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Recent online submissions

  • Comfort Zones

    Celina Gray

    We students are like the poles of a tipi, leaning on each other for stability-especially as we find our own niche outside of our comfort zone.

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  • The Longest Journey

    Celina Gray

    By investing in yourself and your education, tribal college students are contributing to the resilience of Native communities.

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    Bad Spirits

    Celina Gray

    Avoiding the pitfalls of addiction can be a challenge for Native students, but the tribal community can serve as a safety net.

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