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May 24, 2019

Language update: May 2019

This month's CPN Language Department update highlights the coming online Potawatomi dictionary, the University of Oklahoma Youth Language Fair and more.
May 23, 2019

Hownikan Podcast: May 2019

This episode includes stories from a Potawatomi elder devoted to music and someone who uses a special connection with the earth to carry on traditions. An employee at the CPN Cultural Heritage Center also discusses how to better research family lineage.
May 23, 2019

Sanchez is first female president of Oklahoma Junior Beta Club

Blakeley Sanchez, now 13 and a Tecumseh eighth grader, serves as the Oklahoma state president of Junior Beta Club.
May 22, 2019

Potawatomi barrel racer places in the top 10 at Indian National Finals Rodeo

Amber Alsterlund enjoys spending time with her horse and best friend, Six. In October 2018, the two came in sixth in barrel racing at the Indian National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, Nevada, marking one of their most significant accomplishments.
May 21, 2019

May is Foster Care Awareness Month

One-third of the children in foster care in Oklahoma are reported to be Native American. Some of the children are Potawatomi and placed in non-Native American homes. FireLodge Children & Family Services strives to place children in culturally appropriate situations.
May 20, 2019

CPN Chief Justice Riley highlights tribal successes in self-governance as member of Harvard panel

CPN Tribal Supreme Court Chief Justice Angela Riley is a member of the Board of Governors for the American Indian Economic Development's Honoring Nations program, which recognizes tribal governments’ successes in self-governance.

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Hownikan Volume 40 – 2019

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Hownikan Volume 40 – 2019

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