May 23, 2016

Child Development Center class wins first place at OU Language Fair for third consecutive year

Students from the CPN Child Development Center took first place for their performance of the Potawatomi Morning Song at the Oklahoma Native American Language Fair hosted by the Sam Noble Museum […]
May 23, 2016

Potawatomi academic achiever Kylie Stewart

The following article was originally run on www.Vype.com by author Brad Heath. It is reprinted here with their express written permission. Tecumseh High School junior Kylie Stewart is making a […]
May 19, 2016

Wadasé update: May 2016

By Bree Dunham, CPN Eagle Aviary  The weather finally feels like spring here in Oklahoma. All the birds at the aviary seem to know that winter has completely given way and […]
May 19, 2016

Potawatomi education update: May 2016

By Tesia Zientek, CPN Education Director  For Native Americans, the Cobell v. Salazar landmark class-action case was historic. Some of you understand the case in painful detail because you or your […]
May 16, 2016

Two Potawatomi Midshipmen graduate from U.S. Naval Academy

Across the country, tribal members of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation will walk across stages and receive their diplomas to conclude the 2016 academic year. Among the dozens of graduates concluding their […]
May 16, 2016

Interactions with ICW begin with Intake Specialist Angela Redding

In recent years, rightwing groups like the Goldwater Institute have made a concerted effort to repeal the Indian Child Welfare Act. Opponents claim the 1978 law, which aims to keep foster […]
May 16, 2016

Bailey and Ledisnski win 2016 March Madness fitness competition

By Sarah Lawerance, CPN Fitness Trainer Each year, you can feel the anticipation building at FireLake Wellness Center as the March Madness fitness challenge rolls around. […]
May 13, 2016

Local first responders participated in airplane crash exercise

Preparing for the worst is what emergency responders do best, and a recent exercise held at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation gave local rescuers an opportunity to […]
May 13, 2016

FireLodge tribal youth update: May 2016

By Darin Greene, FireLodge Tribal Youth Coordinator This time of year brings our spring session at the Potawatomi Learning and Cultural Exchange. Our students will have plenty to do this month […]