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Doctorate Degree

October 14, 2014 by Glenn Haven (Register to contact)

I received my doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from New Mexico State University in May 2013. I did this in memory of my parents Leo and Amelia Haven.

linda l. macdonald

April 17, 2012 by Dennis Christesen (Register to contact)

need picture of her from 1970 and current one now if she permits

yearbook 1970

April 17, 2012 by Dennis Christesen (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

need yearbook and all other news and clipings for dennis r. christesen, please respond to *****

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Nike designer's advice: Just do it

November 16, 2017 by Navajo Times

Navajo TimesNike's first Native American female designer, Lacey Trujillo, explains the process of designing a Nike shoe during a presentation at Window Rock High School in Fort Defiance. FORT DEFIANCE. Being the first Native American female designer for Nike does ...

WR valedictorian: 'It's crazy how time works'

June 3, 2017 by Navajo Times

Navajo TimesDominique Chee walks into the arena for the 2017 Window Rock High School graduation at the Fighting Scout Event Center in Fort Defiance May 26. FORT DEFIANCE. For Window Rock High School seniors, their entire education so far boiled down to one day ...

How A War Hero Launched A War On Bad Math Instruction

August 15, 2016 by The Federalist

The FederalistIn 1990, the Navajo students of Window Rock High School in Fort Defiance, Arizona, asked the author of their calculus book, John Saxon, to be their graduation speaker. The class sponsor had suggested the governor as their speaker, but the students ...

Arizona's best high school girls basketball programs: A new leader

July 25, 2016 by

azcentral.comTeam has finished second eight times since 1991. Fort Defiance Window Rock: In 2011, Charles Chong guided team to 33-1 record and 3A title. School won five straight 3A titles from 1992-96. Other titles came in 1988 and 1986. Jimmy Skeet coached team to ...

Harmon fills in for Tighe

June 21, 2016 by Camp Verde Journal

Camp Verde JournalParents of Mingus Union High School can relax for the time being. An interim superintendent has been found to replace outgoing Mingus Union High School District Superintendent Paul Tighe. Eric Harmon According to a press release from MUHSD, Eric Harmon ...

Northern Arizona men's basketball beats Embry-Riddle 90-57 at Window Rock

November 21, 2015 by Arizona Daily Sun

Arizona Daily SunNorthern Arizona's Ako Kaluna drives the ball against Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University during Friday's game in Bee Holdzil Fighting Scouts Events Center at Window Rock High School. Photo courtesy of NAU Sports Information. After a bit of a slow ...

NAU basketball takes on Embry-Riddle today at Window Rock

November 20, 2015 by Arizona Daily Sun

Arizona Daily SunSeeking a reprieve from their challenging non-conference schedule, the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks return to their home state for a unique matchup. For the first time in school history, the Lumberjacks will play a game on the Navajo Nation. Serving as ...

NAU Men's Basketball To Play A Regular Season Game In Window Rock

October 20, 2015 by KAFF News

KAFF NewsNAU Athletics announced Tuesday that the men's basketball team will play a regular season game in the BeeHoldzil Fighting Scouts Events Center on the Navajo Nation. The Lumberjacks will take on Embry Riddle Friday, November 20th and it will be ...

Amid the red rock, a fever pitch for Rez Ball

March 3, 2015 by Bend Bulletin

Bend BulletinWindow Rock and the nearby town Fort Defiance have a combined population of about 6,000. Beyond, the land of the Dine encompasses winding canyons and washes, forests and desert, isolated towns and hamlets filled with the traditional sacred dwellings ...

Games on a Reservation Go By in a Blur

March 2, 2015 by New York Times

New York TimesFORT DEFIANCE, Ariz. — The Navajo teenagers scamper out of the locker room as if their feet are on fire. The Window Rock High School Fighting Scouts sprint across the arena floor, bounce up and down as if they are jumping invisible ropes and sprint to ...

A Culture Put to the Test

March 22, 2007 by Education Week News

That's certainly been an issue in Window Rock. The loss of the use of Navajo has been so great that English is the first language of all the children who attend the Navajo-immersion school. A language survey by the school district shows that in 1979 ...

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