January 8, 2019

Put a stop to stalking

Stalking can happen to anyone. Citizen Potawatomi Nation's House of Hope provides assistance to those experiencing domestic violence and stalking.
January 7, 2019

Beginner’s guide to beading on a loom

Native Americans, including Potawatomi, have used beading as an art form long before European contact. Many today adorn their regalia with wonderful patterns and meaningful beaded pieces. It's never too late to learn this beautiful tradition.
January 4, 2019

CPCDC awarded $700k grant for Indian Country businesses

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund recently awarded $700,000 of the Core Financial Assistance to the Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation.
January 3, 2019

National Save the Eagles Day, January 10

Since being placed on the endangered species list in the early 1970s, the bald eagle population grew under protection. Today they are off the list, and the CPN Eagle Aviary works every day to make sure the important symbol for Potawatomi thrives for future generations.
January 2, 2019

Tribal dietitian makes eating healthy fun

Maggi Gilbert recently joined CPN as a registered dietitian at FireLake Wellness Center. She enjoys her new job that includes patient care, cooking demos and grocery store tours.
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.   […]