This is the time of year when new college students might start considering quitting school and heading home. School can be stressful, especially for those who are experiencing it for the first time. How should parents or family members respond when a student wants to drop out of college? What are the financial consequences to such a big decision? What can colleges do to encourage their Native students to stay?
Amanda Tachine (Navajo) -post-doctoral scholar for the Center of Indian Education at Arizona State University
Apryl Joe (Navajo) – masters of social work candidate at Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis
Break music: M.O.S.T.C.O. (feat. Northern Cree Singers) (song) DJ Shub (artist) PowWowStep – EP (album)