June 3, 2016

FireLodge tribal youth update: June 2016

Summertime is here and school is out, but the students participating in the PLACE program continue to learn skills and about Native American culture. This June, the tribal youth will learn […]
June 2, 2016

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In the more than four decades since the first Potawatomi Intertribal Powwow took place, many a June headline have been written welcoming Citizen Potawatomi home to Shawnee. It has been written […]
May 31, 2016

Late June always a time for Citizen Potawatomi Powwow and Festival

Since 1972, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, or as it was known until 1996, the Citizen Band Potawatomi, have hosted a late-June celebration of Native American culture. The inception of what was […]
May 25, 2016

CPN employees participate in Earth Day 2016

Earth Day has become a seminal event around the world, with April 22, 2016 marking the 46th anniversary of the movement that channels efforts towards environmental […]
May 23, 2016

Child Development Center class wins first place at OU Language Fair for third consecutive year

Students from the CPN Child Development Center took first place for their performance of the Potawatomi Morning Song at the Oklahoma Native American Language Fair hosted by the Sam Noble Museum […]
May 23, 2016

Potawatomi academic achiever Kylie Stewart

The following article was originally run on www.Vype.com by author Brad Heath. It is reprinted here with their express written permission. Tecumseh High School junior Kylie Stewart is making a […]
May 19, 2016

Wadasé update: May 2016

By Bree Dunham, CPN Eagle Aviary  The weather finally feels like spring here in Oklahoma. All the birds at the aviary seem to know that winter has completely given way and […]
May 19, 2016

Potawatomi education update: May 2016

By Tesia Zientek, CPN Education Director  For Native Americans, the Cobell v. Salazar landmark class-action case was historic. Some of you understand the case in painful detail because you or your […]
May 16, 2016

Two Potawatomi Midshipmen graduate from U.S. Naval Academy

Across the country, tribal members of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation will walk across stages and receive their diplomas to conclude the 2016 academic year. Among the dozens of graduates concluding their […]