Bridging the Digital Divide on Tribal Lands

Lexington, Ky (October 16, 2020) – The last eight months have brought the issue of the Digital Divide to the consciousness of many who may not have been paying attention. The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the importance of high-speed internet for learning, communicating, working, telemedicine, or just staying connected with a loved one. Much must be done to help communities …

How One Student Is Raising Awareness for Better Broadband Access on Tribal Lands

Ferry County, WA (June 8, 2020) – Broadband (high-speed internet) connectivity has become a necessary resource for people in their day-to-day lives. But what about those who struggle to get internet access? Are they able to do the same things as those who have a strong connection? The answer is no.  One population in particular that has poor broadband connection: …