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October 16, 2017

Zac Uhles suits up for the Hurricane, tackles the books at University of Tulsa

As a football player and master’s degree student, Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal member Zac Uhles wears No. 53 as the starting right offensive guard for the […]
October 13, 2017

Bazhaw shares Potawatomi language in everyday life

Ralph Bazhaw, a member of the Bergeron family, recently participated in a Pentecost service at his church, Faith Presbyterian Church in Greensboro, North Carolina, using the […]
October 12, 2017

CPN’s House of Hope highlights National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

At Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s House of Hope, advocating for domestic violence survivors and spreading awareness is a year-round service, but it is even more at the […]
October 11, 2017

‘Native American’ Halloween costumes debase cultures and communities

A night of fun for some potentially damages children’s mental health and self-identity, experts say   It’s October, which of course means Halloween is near. Many […]
October 10, 2017

Modernized tradition: Mother, son duo highlight Oklahoma tribes, culture at prestigious Santa Fe Market

Cathy Short and her son Christopher Short blend traditional Native textiles with state-of-the-art techniques to create unique pieces that celebrate tribal culture and heritage. In August, […]
October 9, 2017

Youth, precollege education opportunities highlight CPN Language Department offerings

Contributed by Justin Neely A lot is happening with Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Language Department. We are in our second year of offering beginning Potawatomi language education […]
October 6, 2017

Think Pink-October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Contributed by Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton  Come Oct. 1, be prepared for the pink-out. For more than 30 years, October has been observed as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. […]
October 5, 2017

Shane Jett joins Trump’s advisory board

Shane D. Jett, executive director at Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation, was chosen to serve as a member of President Donald Trump’s Community Development Advisory Board. […]
October 4, 2017

Feeding curiosity

Artist, author Minisa Crumbo Halsey spotlights globalization, food sovereignty and Potawatomi culture This summer, the Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration organized the first North […]