January 15, 2020

Five Colleges, Inc., receives $2.5M grant for Native American and Indigenous studies

Author: Ron Chimelis

Good news was delivered to several Western Massachusetts colleges and universities looking to enhance their study of Native American and indigenous cultures and history.
Five Colleges, Incorporated has been awarded a $2.5 million, four-year grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to help its member campuses transform how they approach Native American and indigenous studies, with the goal of enhancing teaching, learning and scholarship in the field. The grant is one of the largest made by The