April 13, 2018

Sowing synergy: Robin Wall Kimmerer combines science, Potawatomi teachings in conservation efforts

Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer is an author and a professor of Environmental and Forest Biology at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science […]
April 12, 2018

Citizen Potawatomi joins Denver-area city council

Submitted by John VanPool Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal members come from all walks of life, with the diversity of personalities reflecting the diversity of more than […]
April 11, 2018

Hints on preparing regalia for Family Reunion Festival

In 1861, approximately 1,400 Potawatomi became U.S. citizens and acquired allotments from the federal government. Every year, Citizen Potawatomi Nation recognizes and celebrates families of those […]
April 10, 2018

Education department helps student advance medical career

Submitted by Audrey Adkins, CPN tribal member My journey into medicine began 15 years ago as an EMT. After years of education and training, I was […]
April 9, 2018

Native Artist Professional Development Training

Two-day arts business workshop for federally recognized Native artists hosted by MacRostie Art Center, to be held in Lawton, OK by national Native non-profit on Wednesday, […]
April 9, 2018

New lawncare equipment store adds diversity to BDC Gun Room

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s BDC Gun Room near Shawnee, Oklahoma, welcomed a new business in March. Shawnee Outdoors now leases space from CPN inside the gun range […]
April 6, 2018

Peggy Kinder’s craftsmanship revives Potawatomi culture

Peggy Kinder lives in Gladstone, Missouri, where she creates Potawatomi-inspired beadwork, ribbonwork, beaded fan handles, shirts, shawls, earrings, accessories and custom orders. “I don’t remember not […]
April 5, 2018

Sexual Assault: The Time for Change is Now

By Darian Towner, Prevention Specialist, House of Hope When it comes to ending sexual violence, there is no better time to act than the present. With […]
April 5, 2018

Local students learn to define their success

Between 2008 and 2018, Oklahoma decreased per-pupil educational funding by 28.2 percent, leading the United States in total percentage cuts to education. No other state slashed […]