July 12, 2019

Series of fortunate events guide Mueller descendant back home

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Department of Education College Advisor Matt Higdon utilizes personal experience to lead students at Asher, Wanette, Maud and Macomb public schools.
June 17, 2019

Potawatomi Leadership Program Class of 2019

The 2019 PLP class stretches from coast to coast; the participants attend colleges from Florida to Washington. Their career goals range from sports journalist to surgeon, and their personalities vary just as widely.
June 6, 2019

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s inaugural Graduation Celebration Banquet

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation hosted its first Graduation Celebration at the CPN Cultural Heritage Center. The CPN Department of Education invited students graduating from high school, undergraduate, graduate and vocational programs across the country.
May 28, 2019

Tribal scholarship recipient gains business consulting experience

College freshman and Tribal member Joey Otey studies human resource management at Wichita State University and participates in the student-led consulting agency Barton International Group, helping him quickly find his place on campus.
May 9, 2019

Teacher certification tests offered

The CPN Department of Education and Workforce Development & Social Services have entered into a partnership with the Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability to offer free teacher certification tests.
April 23, 2019

Mattena builds connection to Potawatomi heritage through archaeology

While completing her Bachelor of Arts in anthropology/archaeology, Kay Mattena rehydrated a perishable artifact from the Great Lakes region with potential Potawatomi ties.
April 18, 2019

Trip inspires history professor to incorporate Indigenous worldviews into lectures

Professor Andrew Jenks's experience at CPN headquarters motivated him to analyze Native American traditions and teachings and incorporate the lessons into his lectures.
March 7, 2019

Education update — March 2019

Through a generous donation from the United States Social Security Administration, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Department of Education received a limited number of desktop computer sets to be granted to current students.
February 26, 2019

Where are they now? Sandlin campaigned on civility developed during Potawatomi Leadership Program

During eight months of campaigning, she knocked on 2,000 to 3,000 doors throughout Falmouth, a coastal community near the state’s southern tip with approximately 12,000 residents.