• New Data Sovereignty Course

    Wednesday, August 10, 2016
    The demand for data is increasing in Indian Country as tribes engage in economic, social, and cultural development on a rapid scale. This course will examine the role of data as an exercise of sovereignty in Native nation governance and self-determination. It will dually explore data collected internally by tribes and Native communities, and information collected by external sources. This course seeks to answer broad questions such as: “How can data facilitate nation building?”; “How can tribes influence the better collection of data on their people and resources by third parties?”; “... Read More