By Katie Lechnir

Hertle, Wisconsin (NFIC)

“That’s a lot of people,” remarked Brooke Mosay Ammann, Education and Youth Director for the St. Croix tribe.

“As an Indian educator, I’m happy if it’s just one member of our community achieving this goal.

It’s an individual accomplishment, and we’ve seen 50 first generation Native Americans attain a college degree from right here on the reservation.