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Salt River Elementary Robotics team participates in FIRST World Competition

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

3-2-1, LEGO!

The Salt River Elementary School Titans Robotics Club recently traveled to St. Louis, Missouri, joining more than 11,000 students from across the United States and 29 countries, to participate in a robotics championship called the FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Lego League Tournament and World Festival. The event took place April 27–30 at the Edward Jones Dome and Convention Plaza.


Huhugam Ki Museum Receives Community Support Award

By Huhugam Ki Museum staff
Huhugam Ki Museum

During its annual awards luncheon on April 15, the Museum Association of Arizona, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the enrichment and support of Arizona’s museum community, presented its Community Support Award to the Huhugam Ki Museum and the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. The award is given to an individual or institution whose activities have eminently enhanced the standing or image of Arizona’s museums or have otherwise contributed to their future growth.


SRPMIC Administrative Professional of the Year: Valerie Manuel

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

A variety of activities took place on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community April 24–29 during Administrative Professionals Week, to acknowledge the hard work and dedication of the Community’s administrative professionals. The grand finale was April 29, when Valerie Manuel was named Administrative Professional of the Year for 2011.


“A Night of Tradition with All My Relations”

By Jennifer Jimenez
Au-Authm Action News

The Salt River Early Childhood Education Center (ECEC) held its 2011 Fashion Show on April 28. Children dressed in their traditional attire for an audience of their families and friends.