Winds of Change Magazine

Winds of Change is the premier nationally distributed magazine published with a single-minded focus on career and educational advancement for American Indians/Alaska Natives/Native Hawaiians/First Nations, with an emphasis on STEM. Published seven times a year by AISES, Winds of Change is now available in both print and digital editions. The digital version offers readers the option of accessing each entire issue of the magazine online at any time throughout the year. Each year, Winds of Change releases an annual Special College Issue that features the Top 200 Colleges for Native Americans. The Special College Issue has come to be viewed as a crucial resource for students, counselors, and college recruiters alike. Winds of Change also publishes two popular annual digital guides, the Job Hunting Guide and the Professional and Academic Development Guide.

To submit a story or story idea to Winds of Change, please contact our editor Karen English at (617) 872-3395

To advertise, contact Candace McDonough or call (617) 969-2137.

For advertising materials, contact Gina White at (781) 479-2346. 

Winds of Change Magazine

Winds of Change

Current Issue

Check out the Winds of Change winter digital 2015 National Conference Wrap-Up edition for stories and photos of every action-packed day of the annual AISES family gathering. From the inspiring Opening Ceremony to the closing Traditional Powwow, highlights of the record-breaking National Conference in Phoenix are captured in this colorful digital edition. It’s available now exclusively at

Coming in March is the spring issue of Winds of Change, with our annual feature on the Top 50 Workplaces for Native Americans in STEM. Don’t miss this look at organizations that do more than just talk about diversity. You’ll also find a feature article on the burgeoning field of cyber security, up-close looks at STEM-related opportunities in Career Builder, and, as always, updates on AISES and news of our chapters and members. 

The Fall 2015 issue of Winds of Change comes with our annual listing of summer opportunities to help students make the most of their time outside the classroom. You’ll also find a feature story on a member who took his knowledge of public health to the fight against Ebola in West Africa, and a look back 45 years later at Apollo 13 and the critical role of an original AISES co-founder in the safe return of the endangered astronauts. As always, there’s also news from around the AISES family, profiles of members, career building tips, and more in print and online at

Anyone can contribute to Winds of Change.  You don't have to be on the Editorial Board to suggest a story for Winds of Change.  Just email Karen English at


Advertise in Winds of Change

With a print distribution of more than 6,000, and an email distribution that exceeds 12,500 to students, professionals, supporters, universities, and commercial and government businesses, Winds of Change remains unsurpassed in its commitment and ability to reach a broad spectrum of rural and urban American Indians and Alaska Natives. Readers anticipate arrival of the magazine for career and educational opportunities, for inspiration and motivation, and for information about and for Native people and their careers.

Winds of Change is also a valuable recruitment tool for corpora­tions, government agencies, tribal and non-tribal businesses, and colleges and universities across the U.S. The editorial focus of this dynamically redesigned magazine honors tradition while exploring topics in STEM fields as well as health, education, business, and culture.

  • Showcase your school’s educational opportunities to college-bound Native American students
  • Recruit top-tier Native American graduating students and corporate professionals to join your organization
  • Gain exposure to STEM-oriented Native Americans and the people most influential in their academic and employment choices

Call us today to reserve space and exposure for your school or company!

Candace McDonough
National Sales Director

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Previous Issues


Fall 2015





College Guide 2015







Spring 2015- Job Hunting Guide





Spring 2015





Winter 2015





Fall 2014





Career Guide 2014





College Guide 2014





Summer 2014