Graduate Student Receives Recognition & Award

Sunnie Clahchischiligi was recently awarded first place for best elder coverage by the Native American Journalists Association for her story on Navajo elders. It is her 18th overall journalism award and her 14th first place journalism award.

She was also was inducted into the North American Indigenous Athletics Hall of Fame class of 2022 for her work as sportswriter covering sports and Navajo athletes.

You can read more about each of Clahchischiligi’s honors through The Guardian and North American Indigenous Athletics.