Our Promise to Students

Buffalo Sunset

 

To our students,

We make a promise:

A promise to do our best, so they can be their best.

A promise to foster explorartion, to share ideas and  information, to teach but also to learn.

A promise to build the buildings, aquire the technology, cultivate the partnerships, and welcome the people essential to advancing an environment that excites and ignites learning.

A promise to create an environment where professors and students are colleagues and everyone grows together, an environment that recognizes the power of every student's dream. And helps that dream come true.

 

Aissksinima’tsawa,

kitsiiksisttowatoh’ pinnaan:

Nitakayika’kimaahpinnaan, kitaahkanistsi’ta’pohkookaksoyayi.

Kitakanistsiistapakkiokakihpowayi, nita’ka’paisski’pinnaan.

Nita’ka’paisdotsi’pinnaani naapioyiistsi, nita’kao’tsi’pinnaan pissata’piyi, nita’kitsstsimaahkatannaan stohkanaokakiwa.

Niyai ksimstaani ahkitsayi’sohkissi niipaitapiyisini akitakkiisoka’piwa, pookaiksi ki omahksimmiksi akitsi’tomanistohkimayawa, ksimstaani akitanistsiwa. Papao’kani akitsspommohkato’p maahkanistsissi.

Named by Blackfoot Elder Bruce Wolf Child, we are Iniskim, “Sacred Buffalo Stone”
situated in the heart of traditional Blackfoot Territory.