MCAC Demise: What’s Next for Haskell Athletics?

By Tyler Jones, @TylerJonesLive And then there were three, three schools without a conference that is. The demise of the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference (MCAC) has been a fast one. For the 2014-15 sports season, the league was home to nine member institutions from the Midwestern United States. The league stretched from Kansas to Missouri, Read More …

Tips to Beat Sleepless Nights

by James Paddlety It’s that time of the semester where the late nights and early mornings start to kick in. Many students will miss sleep or pull all-nighters to study to get a paper done for a class. Little do students know that losing sleep can cause problems, according to www.WebMD.com , losing sleep can Read More …

Haskell Student Wins at Gathering of Nations

Bobbi Lynn Frederick, Haskell senior, was awarded 1st place in the Women’s Fancy Shawl dance division at the 2015 Gathering of Nations Pow Wow in Albuquerque, NM.  The competition was held on Saturday night. “I can only take credit for the fact that I love dancing.  All I did was enjoy myself and hope to make Read More …

Ms. Haskell Candidate Grace Denning Pours Her Heart Out Through Poetry

I wrote this during the week leading up to the pageant. I wanted to express myself in a way that was just as raw and terrifying as the side of me I was going to show. To be crowned Miss Haskell would mean I would have to be the real me. I am a two-spirited Read More …

Get Up and Change the World

As I graduate this May my time with the Indian Leader will come to an end. I want to share with you my tips for a successful life.   by Charlie Perry When I first came to Haskell I thought things would be difficult. I can still remember sitting in Curtis Hall at a table Read More …

Ian Stand Wants You to Achieve Greatness

Haskell Senior Ian Stand gives his take on his journey through college life. by Ian Stand I recently read a chapter in a book called “Blood Struggle.” A Native man, Assiniboine and Sioux from the Fort Peck Reservation in Montana, by the name of Hank Adams brought up a fantastic point about “sustaining Indian figures.” Read More …

Beverly Foley Is Prepared to Leave Haskell on a High Note

Indigenous & American Indian Studies (IAIS) senior and Haskell Student Senate President, Beverly Foley, is the 2015 American Indian College Fund’s Student of the Year. by Ashley Ignacio Beverly, Navajo from Chinle, Arizona, plans on furthering her education after Haskell onto graduate school in the hopes of making major changes in Indian policies either in Washington, Read More …

Buckskin for a Bride was a Haskell Hit

Mark Anthony Rolo’s latest work “Buckskin for a Bride” proved hilariously entertaining and insightful. by Charlie Perry Lawrence-“I wanted to write something young and hip for the younger generation. You don’t find plays to tell the story from the point of view of young native people,” stated play writer Mark Anthony Rolo. “Buckskin for a Read More …

Give You’re Don’t Wants to Someone That Does

The Phi Sigma Nu fraternity is collecting unwanted clothing to help the less fortunate.  by Winston Robison Not only do we have to work hard at our finals, we also have to pack up our dorm rooms and say goodbye to what we don’t need or want anymore. Oftentimes students, like in Roe Cloud, will Read More …

Tips to Beat Procrastination

by Winston Robison Procrastinating at the end of the semester is not a forgiving decision. While we may think good papers are made best the night before, we are all left to think how much better that paper or presentation could have been had more work been put into it. This is just one reflection Read More …