November 1, 2019

Managing the varying layers of stress

Stress manifests itself both mentally and physically, effecting everyone in some form. The International Stress Management Association recognizes the first full week in November as International Stress Awareness Week.
November 1, 2019

Tribal election notice for 2020

Citizen Potawatomi Nation voters prepare to elect candidates for two Oklahoma legislative seats — Districts 9 and 12. CPN members will cast their ballots during the election on June 27, 2020, that takes place during the Family Reunion Festival.
October 31, 2019

Customer Care Manager Kay Bruce sees ‘no boundaries’ for FireLake Discount Foods

As both a manager and customer service representative, Customer Care Manager Kay Bruce keeps others at the forefront of her mind. She believes FireLake Discount Foods does the same as an employer and retail establishment.
October 30, 2019

Floral influence in regalia spans time and personalities

Floral patterns have remained a prominent style for hundreds of years. However, as with any clothing or ornamental dress, time influences characteristics and ideas of fashion.
October 29, 2019

Aviary’s enrichment activities support well-being for resident birds

Mindful approaches to both the design and implementation of the CPN Eagle Aviary’s enclosures keeps the birds in shape, both mentally and physically.
October 28, 2019

Language Update: October 2019

The October 2019 CPN Language Department Update discusses new staff, expansion of courses, the new online dictionary and a few new words to learn.
October 25, 2019

Dittberner assists police department with new K-9 officers

Tribal member Peggy Dittberner wanted something to do that would benefit both people and animals. The police department was a perfect fit because they use K-9s.
October 24, 2019

Hownikan Podcast: October 2019

During this episode, we’ll hear about services House of Hope offers to domestic violence victims, take a look at what’s growing in the community garden and get a history lesson about Tribal self-governance. CPN's Language Department Director also teaches a social powwow dance song during this month's "Learning Language."
October 24, 2019

George Winter’s artwork and writing helps tell a more complete story of the Trail of Death

Because George Winter's sketches and paintings serve as the only artistic record of any forced removal, CPN Cultural Heritage Center staff chose to use his pieces as key features within the Forced From Land and Culture: Removal gallery.