Bill Blackwell Receives MIEA Outstanding Student Award

Bill Blackwell received the Outstanding American Indian Postsecondary Student of the Year Award at the Minnesota Indian Education Association (MIEA) Conference, October 11, 2012. Bill is a 2012 BSU Graduate with a BA Degree in Indian Studies and Certificate in Instruction of Ojibwe.

Currently Bill is attending the University of Minnesota-Duluth’s Master of Tribal Administration and Governance. The new program has a cohort of 29 students that includes three other 2012 BSU American Indian graduates.