In Native Spirit and The Sun Dance Way,
Janine Pease, of the Crow and Hidasta tribes,
offers insights into the history of the Native People
and their perseverance in the face of tremendous
Dr. Janine Pease is the founding president of the Little Big Horn College in
Crow Agency, Montana, a past president of the American Indian Higher
Education Consortium, a director of the American Indian College Fund,
and a member of the National Advisory Council on Indian Education.
Vice-President for American Indian Affairs at Rocky Mountain College.
Dr. Pease has won several prestigious awards: National Indian Educator
of the Year, The MacArthur Fellowship “Genius Award” and the ACLU
Jeanette Rankin Award.
She has also been named one of the 14 most important
American Indians leaders of the 20th century in New Warriors.