April 3, 2014

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center closed due to water damage

  The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center sustained severe water damage on March 31 due to a break originating at a City of Shawnee water […]
April 14, 2014

CPN artist Penny Coates illustrates her heritage through art

The famed Potawatomi artist Woody Crumbo depicted his life in the American southwest through paintings of intricately detailed horses, personal portraits and landscapes. Crumbo has etched […]
April 23, 2014

CPN Cultural Heritage Center remains closed, crews begin removing concrete slab

  The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center remains closed after thousands of gallons of water flooded the building on March 31. Construction crews began to […]
June 20, 2014

Cultural Heritage Center update

It was the flood no one saw coming. Surveillance video from inside the Long Room at the Cultural Heritage Center shows the floor rising in a […]
June 23, 2014

Language with Justin, June 2014

Festival is right around the corner and by the time you receive this edition it will be here. First I would like to share some of […]
December 1, 2014

As winter approaches, stay warm inside with some Potawatomi reading

As temperatures drop and people head back inside, the opportunity to learn more about the Tribe shouldn’t be lost until the next powwow season. Books by […]
February 10, 2015

Language with Justin: February 2015

 We have many upcoming events in the language department to talk about as we push towards spring after a cold Oklahoma winter. First off, the development […]
March 12, 2015

Language with Justin – March 2015

Bozho Jayek, It’s an exciting time in the language department. We are working hard on a self-paced online language course. The idea behind the course is […]
March 24, 2015

Incorporating Potawatomi culture into every day

  As the Citizen Potawatomi Nation has grown in recent years, concerns about Potawatomi traditions and practices have come to the forefront in many conversations amongst […]