September 5, 2018

Summer program sends Tribal teen outside

Beau Favre built his life around a passion for the outdoors. He uses it to plan his future, get closer to his relatives and align himself […]
September 4, 2018

Beginning of the end of Citizen Potawatomi displacement

In the mid to late 1800s, profitable steam locomotion companies began purchasing large tracts of land in the Midwest. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway, […]
September 3, 2018

Self-Care Awareness Month kicks off in September

By Darian Towner, Prevention Specialist, CPN House of Hope September is Self-Care Awareness Month. A majority of individuals would likely agree that they take care of […]
September 3, 2018

Education update

By Tesia Zientek, Director of CPN Department of Education Last fall, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Department of Education hosted its first annual Wzhitawen (Potawatomi for S/He […]
August 31, 2018

Education update

Submitted by Tesia Zientek, CPN Department of Education It was a pleasure for the CPN Department of Education to meet so many students and families over […]
August 30, 2018

Sharold Ferris connects spirituality with drive in service of his country and Nation

Drafted into the Army while still in high school, and soon enlisting in the Navy, Sharold Ferris served his country for more than three decades before […]
August 28, 2018

Veterans report

Bozho (Hello), Another CPN Family Reunion Festival has come and gone. The CPN Veterans Organization passed out our red veterans’ ribbons again, and that’s the best […]
August 27, 2018

Native American endurance

The fur trade’s decline and colonial competition increased turmoil across Indian Country. Through the 18th to early 19th century, discord among Native Americans and the federal […]
August 23, 2018

Potawatomi Leadership Program provides Meliah Macon confidence to live internationally

Meliah Macon loves all things Japanese. She began admiring the culture’s beauty and eccentricities at a young age. She moved to Numazu, Shizuoka, Japan, two years […]