January 12, 2018

Shawnee Little Theatre reaches milestone: 50 years of musicals and plays bring CPN, community together

Shawnee Little Theatre has produced plays and musicals for a half-century. That’s an impressive run for an all-volunteer organization that’s only goal is to deliver exciting, […]
January 11, 2018

Washington University attracts Native American scholars: CPN member Jenifer Van Schuyver a model student in social work program

“It’s been an incredible experience being able to feel like I belong, and then being a part of that process with other students and learning from […]
January 10, 2018

CPN honors St. Gregory’s University academic dean and professor Ron Faulk

Submitted by Tesia Zientek During a December celebration for tribal members graduating from St. Gregory’s University in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Citizen Potawatomi Nation also honored longtime SGU […]
January 9, 2018

CPN Batch Plant helps build many tribal projects

A Citizen Potawatomi Nation enterprise is set to reopen the concrete mixing portion of the business. The Tribe has owned its batch plant, or concrete mixing […]
January 8, 2018

Duffell earns recognition for community contributions

Each year, Oklahoma Gazette recognizes 40 individuals age 40 or younger who significantly contribute to shaping central Oklahoma communities. This year, Citizen Potawatomi Nation internship coordinator […]
January 5, 2018

Breaking sound barriers: Composer Aaron Martin defies definition in his otherworldly take on modern music

Classically trained musician Aaron Martin always knew he wanted to make music, and he’s made it into an unconventional career. In two years, he helped compose […]
January 4, 2018

CDC: Cervical cancer kills two times more Native women than white

By Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton Nearly 30 years later, Liz Masters still vividly remembers her gynecologist’s words. “You have an angry cervix,” he told the Cherokee Nation citizen. […]
January 3, 2018

Healthy goals: new year, better you

Submitted by Kassi Roselius A new year brings about new possibilities and the desire to better oneself. However, keeping these commitments can, at times, become more […]
January 2, 2018

‘Hope and change’ – Multicultural activist Emcee One motivates, educates youths and communities through power of music

Youth have power. Right now. “When we told them they’re the future, we accidentally said, ‘You don’t matter yet. You don’t count until some futuristic point […]