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Saturday Night Videos: The 1491s "REPRESENT"

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Sketch comedy group the 1491s are "based in the wooded ghettos of Minnesota and buffalo grass of Oklahoma," as they say on their site, but in late 2011 they took their show on the road—to the northeast. There they made some very cool, very short films with several young American Indian students at Dartmouth, and one Yalie.

Check out these clips of some young and very smart Natives staying true to—and having fun with—their culture at two of the most prestigious schools in the country: