Home New News & Blog What’s Happening in Indian Country 7/19/17 under General News under General News date 7/19/17 1.Take a look at the annual Dahayóígíí event where Navajo artists and leaders taught youth the basics of traditional and contemporary art forms, along with culture and language. 2. This survey takes a look at diabetes within American Indian populations 3. A group of Iroquois canoeists confronted Christopher Columbus replica ships to discuss the impact of Columbus on Indigenous people 4. Kwakwaka’wakw elders have helped 10 contestants in a History Channel reality show 5. Calling all Native film makers! Chicago’s First Nations Film and Video Festival Inc has announced its call to entry. The deadline is July 31st is open to Native American directors of all skill level with films of any length and genre that were produced after January 2012. Good luck! To stay updated on Native news stories like these, you can check out Indian Country Media Network and Native News!