February 25, 2020

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Adult Protective Services looks out for elders

In 2020, the Tribe laid the groundwork for a growing staff and set of resources specifically devoted to the investigation of elder abuse and welfare. The CPN program is amongst the first of its kind for a tribe in the U.S.
February 24, 2020

Veterans report: February 2020

The February 2020 report from the CPN Veterans Organization highlights an online source of military documents from wars and conflicts spanning over 100 years.
February 21, 2020

Sengo Zibiwes Ngemojek find the rhythms of the past and future

The Sengo Zibiwes Ngemojek (Squirrel Creek Singers) catch up on each other’s lives around the drum and chuckle during practice twice a week at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center.
February 21, 2020

Quiz: How healthy is your relationship?

This quiz may help you determine if you are in a healthy relationship. Just read each question and answer honestly for yourself.
February 20, 2020

Tribal citizenship and participation in CPN democracy

Writer and CPN member Marisa Mohi discusses participating in the Tribe's democracy and voting as part of exploring her ancestry.
February 19, 2020

Shkodedeajek reaches anniversary of founding

In February 2019, CPN and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians started the first two tribal chapters of AISES, which provide opportunities for American Indians, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians in the STEM fields.
February 17, 2020

Language connections through the web

Assimilation into Western culture caused many Nishnabé names to disappear and naming ceremonies have become less frequent. As Tribal members return to their Indigenous roots, more seek out these links to their family history.
February 14, 2020

Ways to support foster parents

Being a foster parent is much more than loving children. Often, the day-to-day hardships and complexities of working with multiple agencies are the biggest challenges.
February 14, 2020

Woodworker uncovers beauty in nature’s defects

Tribal member Kevin Roberts made connections with farmers and companies across the Midwest to obtain material he reclaims into benches, charcuterie boards, end tables and more for his business, Migwetch Mtek Designs.