Native Youth Voices on Medium

Below are easy links to the winning entries in our 2015 and 2014 Writing Challenges, as published in Medium, an online Magazine. Also included below are the messages from Lakota Youth who attended the 2014 GameChanger’s Youth Summit. These are the stories of Lakota Youth — in their own words. The 2015 Writing Challenge #WeAreHere #WeAreHere: […]


Celebrations of Inspiration The winners of Lakota Children’s Enrichment’s VOICES OF THE LAND Writing and Art Challenge were celebrated on Thursday April 10 and Friday April 11, 2014, at the Red Cloud Indian School and at the Little Wound School (the schools of the High School and Middle School Grand Prize winners).  Students from across the Reservation […]

VOICES OF THE LAND: Middle School Runners-Up Inspire

In addition to Middle School Grand Prize Winner Tayshon Long Soldier, a sixth grade student at the Little Wound Middle School, there were  six runners-up from the Middle School Category in Lakota Children’s Enrichment’s VOICES OF THE LAND Writing and Art Challenge.  The runners-up were: Sadan Bettelyoun, Derek Broken Rope and Payton Sierra, from the Red Cloud School […]