March 15, 2018

Language update

Submitted by Justin Neely, CPN Language Department director Bozho jayek (Hello everyone), By the time this comes out, we will have hosted our annual Winter Storytelling […]
March 14, 2018

‘Our history is real’ – Cultural Heritage Center reopening cultivates community, family and identity

Studies prove that people with strong connections to heritage and history are more confident, more resilient and feel more grounded, said Dr. Glenna Stumblingbear-Riddle, a licensed […]
March 13, 2018

Testing boundaries: CPN health clinics promote sexual health screening and care

At first glance, the numbers are somewhat startling: In the last three years, diagnoses of hepatitis C, HIV and AIDS among Citizen Potawatomi Nation clinic patients […]
March 12, 2018

Fort Lewis College offers full tuition waivers for Native American students

Submitted by Tesia Zientek Fort Lewis College, a public liberal arts school located on a mesa overlooking historic Durango, Colorado, provides full tuition waivers for enrolled […]
March 9, 2018

Trainer Brandon Edwards offers tips to get fit

Brandon Edwards is the nighttime supervisor and personal trainer at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Wellness Center. Although personal trainers sometimes disagree on health philosophies, they all […]
March 8, 2018

Prophetic wisdom: The first of 11 new exhibits, the Seven Fires sets tribe on path to its future

  This January, after years of planning and reconstruction, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center held its official grand reopening, revealing 11 new exhibits. The […]
March 7, 2018

CPN set to save lives in fight against opioid epidemic

Submitted by Crystal Marcum Opioids are powerful prescription painkillers. Most influence areas of the brain that also regulate breathing. Opioids taken at high doses can cause […]
March 6, 2018

Casino shares in veteran’s happy memories

Clayton Barnwell is 92 years old and resides at Villagio Senior Living in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. One Friday in January, the veteran removed his treasured hat […]
March 5, 2018

With rise of high-profile awareness movements, time for change is now

Submitted by Darian Towner, House of Hope prevention specialist It would have proved difficult over the past few months to go without any knowledge of the […]