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One story, a decade later, carries lasting impact for Native women

By Barbara Edwards Indy Staff Writer

Diane Millich, a Southern Ute tribal member and advocate for the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, shared her experience of domestic violence on the reservation at the Violence Against Native Women symposium in the fall of 2019 to stress the importance of support services and legislation for women. 

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The Meaning of Consent: FLC’s Approach to preventing Sexual Assault

By Kim Cassels Indy Staff Writer

The beginning and end of colleges’ academic years tend to have higher rates of sexual assault cases, which sources attribute to the increased use of drugs, alcohol and the misunderstanding of consent.

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More than Just Sounds: A look into EDM in Durango

More than Just Sounds: A look into EDM in Durango

By Charlotte Williams Indy Staff Writer

Durango’s music scene is most commonly associated with bluegrass or jambands, but live shows for these genres only serve a portion of the community. 

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Does Gene Mapping Really Tell You Who You Are?

By Kim Cassels Indy Staff Writer

Many people have participated in some sort of genealogy test— a research study that collects DNA from as many people possible to track the migration patterns of human ancestors out of Africa.  

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Instructors attempt to build a community through First Year Launch program

By Alx Lee Indy Staff Writer

First Year Experience, a semester-long program designed to connect freshman students with mentorship through Fort Lewis College faculty, started this fall. 


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