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Betty Mangum: An “Ombudsman” to State’s Indian Students, Educator


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This article profiles Betty Oxendine Mangum, a Lumbee Indian who’s a native of Robeson County. Mangum is the newly appointed director of the State Department of Indian Education, and the unofficial ombudsman for Indian educators and students. She aims to promote the legacy of Native Americans by developing a cultural enrichment program in schools.
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