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Haskell Students Honored at American Indian Higher Education Conference

Haskell Indian Nations University students Beverly Foley and Cornelius Tsosie were honored at the American Indian Higher Education Student Conference.
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Haskell Indian Nations University students Beverly Foley and Cornelius Tsosie were both honored at the American Indian Higher Education Student Conference.

Tsosie was named Haskell’s 2015 American Indian College Fund/Coca-Cola Foundation Scholar of the Year, and Foley was named Haskell’s 2015 American Indian College Fund Student of the Year.

Foley, Navajo, even delivered the keynote address to fellow students, recounting her personal challenges and the opportunity Haskell gave her. Foley is a senior at Haskell who will graduate this spring with a degree in Indigenous American Indian Studies—Environmental Justice.