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2018-2019

Tribal Launch

1st Place: Leech Lake Tribal College
2nd Place: Kapiolani Community College
3rd Place: Aaniiih Nakoda College

AISES Launch 

1st Place: University of California - Los Angeles
2nd Place: Fort Lewis College
3rd Place: Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College 

Patch Design Contest

Michael Clarquist, Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College

 

2017-2018

Tribal Launch

1st Place: Northwest Indian College
2nd Place: Kapi’olani Community College
3rd Place: Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College

AISES Launch 

1st Place: Chief Dull Knife College
2nd Place: Fort Peck Community College
3rd Place: University of California Los Angeles

Patch Design Contest

Jarret Curtis, Fort Peck Community College

2016-2017

Tribal Launch

1st Place: Northwest Indian College
2nd Place: Leech Lake Tribal Community
3rd Place: College of Menominee Nation

AISES Launch 

1st Place: Northwest Indian College
2nd Place: University of California - Los Angeles
3rd Place: Chief Dull Knife College

2015-2016

Tribal Launch

1st Place:  Northwest Indian College 
2nd Place:  University of Califonia Los Angeles
3rd Place:  Colorado School of Mines

AISES Launch 

1st Place: Northwest Indian College 
2nd Place:  College of Menominee Nation 
3rd Place:  Fond du Lac Tribal Community College 

2014-2015

Tribal Launch

1st Place:  Chief Dull Knife College
2nd Place:  Leech Lake Tribal College
3rd Place:  Northwest Indian College

AISES Launch 

1st Place:  Colorado School of Mines
2nd Place:  Leech Lake Tribal College
3rd Place:  Chief Dull Knife College

2013-2014

First Native American Team in the United States Breaks Mach 1

Congratulations to Northwest Indian College.  The nine-member student team, Team Skywalkers, and Advisor Gary Brandt launched “Machness” on April 2, 2014, at Richard Bong State Recreation Area in Kansasville, Wis., at a record-setting speed of 767 mph. The 2014 First Nations Launch Mach 1 Invitational champion rocket will be displayed at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian. 

2014 First Nations Launch Mach 1 Invitational Champions Northwest Indian College - Team Skywalkers2014 First Nations Launch Mach 1 Invitational Champions Northwest Indian College - Team Skywalkers

Related links:
Indian Country Today: Northwest Indian College Space Center Rocket Goes Supersonic
Northwest Indian College Website: Northwest Indian College Space Center Rocket Goes Supersonic

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