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SMSC to Host December Blood Drive in Prior Lake

Friday, November 20, 2015

Prior Lake, Minn. – The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community is hosting a blood drive, open to the public on December 8 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Dakotah! Sport and Fitness, located at 2100 Trail of Dreams in Prior Lake.

Shakopee Mdewakanton Gifts $1 Million to University of Minnesota for Work to Advance Indian Nutritional Health

Monday, November 16, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) announced today its $1 million donation to the University of Minnesota to fund three major projects relating to nutritional health in Indian Country. The gift is being made under the tribe’s Seeds of Native Health campaign to improve Native American nutrition nationwide, in which the university is a strategic partner.

Shakopee Mdewakanton Announces 20 New Endowed Scholarship Recipients at University of Minnesota

Monday, November 9, 2015

Prior Lake, Minn. – The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) today announced the newest class of SMSC Endowed Scholarship recipients at the University of Minnesota. These first-year scholarship recipients include 20 Native American students from 17 different tribes.

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