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AIC Staff Member Crowned as 2014-2015 Miss Lumbee!

July 4, 2014

Congratulations to the new 2014-2015 Miss Lumbee, Candice Noel Locklear! The Miss Lumbee Ambassador serves the Lumbee People and acts as a representative for the Lumbee Tribe. Miss Lumbee’s poise, intellect, and tribal pride show wherever she goes conveying to … Read more

AIC launches Native Health video series, “One Step at a Time”

June 24, 2014

Check out our new weekly video series, One Step at a Time, created by our Health Career Connection summer intern, Harley D. Locklear (Lumbee; Junior; Exercise & Sports Science Major). This video series was created to provide practical, culturally relevant tips, training, and encouragement … Read more

New Videos: Meet Carolina’s Native Community

June 24, 2014

Four new videos highlight how American Indian undergraduates, graduates, alumni and faculty each have found support and a sense of “home away from home” at Carolina. This four-part video series was produced by Mr. Ryan Comfort (Keweenaw Bay Band of … Read more

Sappony Celebrates 5K, Heritage and Youth Leadership

June 18, 2014

Check out the latest edition of Hyco Magazine, featuring the leadership and community service of one of the youngest graduates of the NC Native Leadership Institute and UNC alumnae, Teryn Smith (Sappony). Her story is an inspiration to current and emerging leaders … Read more

UNC Students serving as Summer Interns in Washinton, D.C

June 18, 2014

Check out this article highlighting two UNC American Indian students serving as interns in the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation summer internship program in Washington D.C. We are very proud of you AC Locklear and Chelsea Barnes. … Read more

Cherokee One Feather- NC Native Leadership Institute

April 16, 2014

April 16,2014   The Cherokee One Feather highlights the accomplishments of four EBCI tribal members and their completion of the North Carolina Native Leadership Institute facilitated by the UNC American Indian Center. Read the article here.