August 3, 2017

PLP offer first thoughts on leadership program

Editors note: In June, 10 tribal members moved into the Sharp House near the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Powwow Grounds to begin the Potawatomi Leadership Program, a […]
August 3, 2017

Language with Justin: August 2017

The 2017 Potawatomi Festival was a lot of fun. We did a Potawatomi scavenger hunt where folks had to translate the questions from Potawatomi to English […]
August 3, 2017

Cobell Settlement success hastens its own demise while reaching scholarship milestone

“After expending a total of $1.3 billion to date, it is my view that Interior has not been successful in materially reducing fractional interests,” Cason said. […]
July 31, 2017

Housing program puts tribal members on the road to homes

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Tribal Housing Department has numerous programs and incentives to help CPN members across the U.S. and Native Americans living in its jurisdiction access housing. Programs include low income housing, […]
July 28, 2017

Zientek receives Bureau of Indian Affairs’ Chief Award for service to Indian Country

The plaque on the award she received says a lot, but the recognition and significance of it being bestowed on Margaret Zientek is not lost on […]
July 27, 2017

Scholarship application tips for the Cobell Scholarship

Indigenous Education, Inc. opportunities are not entitlements, meaning they are highly competitive and the application is only accessible online via the “Apply Now” button found at […]
July 27, 2017

FireLake Designs assists with new CHC exhibits

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center staff and CPN tribal members have been working diligently since the flood of 2014 to create an exhibit detailing Potawatomi life from pre-colonial times to […]
July 26, 2017

Oh boy! An update on the recently hatched bald eagle

An American bald eagle hatched at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Eagle Aviary in May to Kche Gizhek (Kyla) and Zagéndem-nené (Charlie) will be released thanks to special authorization from the United States Fish and Wildlife […]
July 25, 2017

Caregiver Program offers respite for families of home-bound Citizen Potawatomi

According to the Social Security Administration, American men reaching the age of 65 today can expect to live, on average, until they’re 84. For women, the life expectancy is 86. Yet […]