AIS Alumni Theses and Dissertations

Author Year Chair
Kestrel Smith Invisible Barriers to Higher Education in Indian Country: Standardized Testing 2018 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Melissa Blind "We just took care of each other": Exploring cultural understandings of neurological conditions 2017 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Mary Stoecklein Native American Mystery, Crime, and Detective Fiction 2017 Franci Washburn
Georgina Badoni Visual Expressions of Native Womanhood: Acknowledging the Past, Present, and Future 2017 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Gregory Redhouse The university experiences of post-9/11 Native American veterans: Strategic support for inclusion, retention, and success 2016 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Gavin Healey American Indian graffiti muralism: Survivance and geosemiotic signposts in the American cityscape 2016 Ronald Trosper
Tatiana Degai "Iitənmən"—"the one who exists": Sociolinguistic life of the Itelmen in Kamchatka, Russia in the context of language loss and language revitalization 2016 Benedict Colombi
Elizabeth Shulterbrandt Pitzer College/WesternU's Native Youth to College Program: Curriculum Development in Urban Indian Education 2016 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Jacelle Ramon-Sauberan Who is Dr. Bernard "Bunny" Fontana 2016 Ofelia Zepeda
Danielle Hiraldo Indigenous self-government under state recognition: Comparing strategies in two cases 2015 Robert Hershey
Gabriela Maya Bernadett Native American Student Perceptions of Native American Student Affairs at The University of Arizona: What Can We Learn from the Population We Serve? 2015 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Sean O'Meara Enduring trails: An internship with the Jicarilla Apache Nation Tribal Historic Preservation Office 2015 Benedict Colombi
Mark L.M. Blair Taking the Next Step: Promoting Native American Student Success in American Indian/Native American Studies Graduate Programs 2015 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Sunny Hegwood Maternal Health in Native America: A Secondary Analysis of Health Behaviors, Prior Well-being and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes, 2004-2011 2015 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Aresta Tsosie LaRusso Second Generation Navajo Relocatees: Inheriting Intergenerational Losses Due to P. L. 93-531 2015 Ronald Trosper
April D.J. Petillo By Force or By Choice: Exploring Contemporary Sex-Trafficking of Native Peoples 2015 Manley Begay
Mikhelle Ross-Mulkey “Baby Veronica” & The Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA): A Public’s Perception 2015 Eileen Luna-Firebaugh
Sherrie L. Stewart In Search of Johanaa’ei: Healing Through Story 2015 Franci Washburn
Gina D. Stuart-Richard Radical Cartographies: Relational Epistemologies and Principles for Successful Indigenous Cartographic Praxis 2015 Ben Colombi
Derwin B. Begay The Azee’ Bee Nahághá of Diné Nation: Strategic Planning & Management Strategies for the 21st Century 2015 Manley Begay


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