June 12, 2017

2017 Potawatomi Leadership Program participants announced

In June, 10 promising college students from across the country will travel to Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal headquarters to participate in the six week Potawatomi Leadership […]
June 12, 2017

What’s new at CPN in 2017? A lot!

Those traveling from out of state to the Family Reunion Festival routinely see a different landscape from the years before in and around the CitizenPotawatomi Nation’s […]
June 12, 2017

CPN Education update: June 2017

The following submission comes from a CPN student who has worked with the CPN Department of Education during the application process to college. If you are […]
June 9, 2017

Day of Champions Football and Sports Skills Camp at FireLake after Festival

The Day of Champions Football and Sports Skills Camp is set to return to Shawnee this June. The camp is co-hosted by Citizen Potawatomi Nation and […]
June 8, 2017

Use money windfalls to create better financial footing

What do jackpots, tax returns, bonuses, and extra paychecks have in common? They are all usually misused. A windfall of money is when a household acquires […]
June 8, 2017

Candidates for CPN Legislative District 4 – 2017 Tribal Elections

Name: Jon E. Boursaw, Wetase Mkoh (Brave Bear) Potawatomi family: Bourassa and Ogee Residence: Topeka, Kansas Education: Highland Park High School (Kansas), Washburn University, U.S. Air […]
June 7, 2017

Candidates for CPN Legislative District 3 – 2017 Tribal Elections

Name: Bob Whistler, Bmashi (He Soars)  Potawatomi family: Bourassa Residence: Bedford, Texas Education: Arkansas City High School (Kansas), San Diego City College, California State University Los […]
June 6, 2017

Candidate for CPN Legislative District 2

Name: Eva Marie Carney, Ojindiskwe (Blue Bird Woman) Potawatomi family: Juneau Residence: Arlington, Virginia Education: Homewood High School (Alabama), University of San Francisco, Stanford Law School […]
June 6, 2017

Candidate for CPN Legislative District 1

Name: Roy V. Slavin, Netagtege (Forever Planting) Potawatomi family: Slavin Residence: Kansas City, Missouri Education: U.S. Army Radio Operator School – Ft. Monmouth, N.J., U.S. Army […]