December 27, 2018

Building roots in Indian Territory

After decades of turmoil in Kansas, Citizen Potawatomi leaders began planning for the Tribe to start anew. Although the Treaty of 1861 provided Tribal members U.S. […]
December 26, 2018

Potawatomi serves in Oklahoma Silver Haired Legislature

CPN tribal member Monroe Jeffrey made his way back to Oklahoma after retiring from his financial management job in California. Since arriving, Jeffrey has found a way to give back through his experience as the Oklahoma Silver Haired Legislature's treasurer.
December 21, 2018

Potawatomi Leadership Program project helped sharpen Paulina Davison’s college experience

Paulina Davison participated in the Potawatomi Leadership Program in the summer of 2015. It helped sharpen her college experience, and she was name an Outstanding Computer Systems Engineering Graduate at Arizona State University in Spring 2018.
December 20, 2018

Professor researches Tribal intellectual traditions in academia, pop culture

Kyle Powys Whyte, who holds a doctorate in philosophy, focuses on social and environmental justice. His research often overlaps science and advocacy, sometimes with unexpected results.   […]
December 19, 2018

Cultural participation aids charge against youth suicide

Having a strong cultural identity and participating in traditional customs, ceremonies and other Native American practices can positively influence mental health across Indian Country and help to decrease attempted suicide across all age groups.
December 18, 2018

The numbers on Citizen Potawatomi education investment

By Tesia Zientek, Director of the CPN Department of Education As we enter the third year of having an established Citizen Potawatomi Nation Department of Education, […]
December 17, 2018

Avoiding fad diets may hold the key to weight loss success

Around 45 million Americans try to lose weight and get into shape annually. A great number begin fad diets, which encourage drastic changes in food consumption […]
December 14, 2018

Morton transitions Kasum Contemporary in new direction

According to the old saying, when one door closes, another one opens. Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal member Tony Morton experienced this when Kasum Contemporary Fine Art […]