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Hi Uncle, I’m embarrassed about going to a community college while all my friends are going to big universities.. is it okay to go to a community college first and then transfer?

Thanks for asking this question. First, let me say congratulations on wanting to continue your growth through the pursuit of education. Answering your question. Yes! It is okay to go to community college first, and then transfer. More and more people are starting to recognize the benefits of going to community college first. Universities are actually starting to partner with…

Hi auntie, I’m the only Native at my school. I want to be able to go into the native studies class and answer their questions (like a speaker). How do I go about this? Ps. You’re gorgeous!

Hi auntie, I’m the only Native at my school. I want to be able to go into the native studies class and answer their questions (like a speaker). How do I go about this? What a great idea! I’m sure the teacher would be stoked to have you as a guest speaker. Sharing about your cultural and traditional experiences can…

I’m getting closer to graduating but I don’t see many opportunities.

I’m getting closer to graduating but I don’t see many opportunities. I want to work with Native youth but I don’t know what I would go to college for. What should I do? This is such and exiting time. Congratulations on this wonderful accomplishment. There lots of opportunities that are out there, if you know what you are looking for.…

I have a teacher who doesn’t know how to handle depressed kids like myself

Dear Auntie, I have a teacher who does not know how to handle depressed kids like myself. Any tips on how I can teach her? The student schooling the teacher. I love it. For starters, I want to applaud you for advocating for yourself. Not many people are self-aware enough to do this. Go you! For real. Hmmm. Maybe we’ve…

What are the best places to study

Dear Auntie, I want to start off this school year on a good foot by getting better grades. Any tips for studying? Starting off with this goal like ‘getting better grades’ is a great way to start off the year. Something to think about is what kind of learner are you? This matters because it’s important to know how you…

What should I do about summer parties?

Dear Auntie, it seems like there’s a party every other day during the summer. What should I do? It can definitely seem like all that’s going on in the summers are parties, but there are a couple things to keep in mind: There are a lot of other scenes happening at the same time too Most times social media is…

Transferring to a bigger university

Hi Auntie, I’m transferring to a bigger college than the community college I was at. I’m a bit nervous starting all over with new friends and everything. Do you have any tips to help make this easier? Congratulations on completing community college! It’s pretty normal to have some anxiety around any big transition in life, so you’re definitely not alone…

What colleges are the best for Indian Law

Hey Auntie, I’m about to be a senior this year and I need help in discovering what colleges would be the best for me to major and develop in Indian Law. Hey there! Well, I’m stoked you’re thinking about this in advance. We can certainly use you. 🙂 Here are some things to think about if you want to get…

How do I earn more credits in High School?

Dear Auntie, How do I earn more credits in high school? So first thing you’re going to want to do is talk to your school counselor. They can look up the classes you have currently completed, those you may have to repeat, and those you are missing. There are a couple different ways you can earn credits to graduate: Online…

How do I get motivated

Hey Auntie, my name is Kevin. Right now I am currently attending classes for my GED and I’m lacking motivation for moving forward in A LOT of things. What kind of advise do you have for strictening ones own daily schedule to make motivational levels rise? Hey Kevin! Yeah, it can be tough to accomplish anything when you just don’t…
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