November 21, 2017

The importance of strawberry basketry in Potawatomi culture

For thousands of years, the Nishnabe have made baskets out of black ash trees and porcupine quills. One of the most-used images in basketry is the […]
November 20, 2017

Cultural cooking: Acclaimed Potawatomi chef Loretta Barrett Oden finds inspiration in her roots

Acclaimed Native American chef Loretta Barrett Oden’s life is an exciting one. At 75, she has countless stories to tell ranging from fishing for salmon in […]
November 17, 2017

Stumblingbear-Riddle joins 2017 class of Native American 40 Under Forty honorees

National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development honored Glenna Stumblingbear-Riddle, Ph.D., as a member of the Native American 40 Under Forty class of 2017. She joined […]
November 16, 2017

Jesse rides into a new season

There is a reason why bull riding is referred to as “the most dangerous eight seconds in sports.” For the everyday person, riding a 1,500-pound angry […]
November 15, 2017

Girl Scouts reading nook finds happy home in new House of Hope location

Citizen Potawatomi Nation House of Hope opened its much anticipated shelter last month. The project that began two years ago went on hold due to funding […]
November 14, 2017

Holloway leads growing Ernst & Young office with strong ties to local community

One of Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2017 recognized the special skillset of Citizen Potawatomi tribal member Anita Holloway. Ernst & Young […]
November 13, 2017

‘A sense of pride’ in this room: Boursaw, others donate military mementos for display

Along with the traveling exhibit honoring tribal veterans from the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center’s Long […]
November 9, 2017

Native American Veterans Memorial launches open call for design ideas

Native Americans have served their country in the armed forces at proportionally higher rates than any other ethnic group since the Revolutionary War. Generations of Indigenous […]
November 8, 2017

Two CPN elders honored for contributions to community, family, tribe and country

Citizen Potawatomi Nation District 10 Legislator David Barrett and longtime Intensive Services Employment Counselor and CPN Reintegration Program coordinator Burt Patadal are two of this year’s […]