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The OU School of Dance is needing your help with promoting the Five Moons Dance Festival, a ballet dance festival commemorating the lives and accomplishments of 5 Native American ballerinas who worked their way onto the world stage. If you have a moment to complete the survey about attendance and other logistics for the event at the link below to help out the OU School of Dance. https://ousurvey.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2adnP8TUS9XAkrb

 

The Peoria Tribe participated in the Native American Heritage Day on November 19th at the Miami Civic Center. The following programs: Environmental Department, CCDF, and Cultural Department had staff on hand to share information and give out items to all attendees. Approximately 1,200 youth from the Northeast Oklahoma area attended.

This event was sponsored by:
– Inter-Tribal Council of NE Oklahoma
– Quapaw Nation
– Modoc Nation
– Peoria Tribe
– Buffalo Run Hotel
– Eastern Shawnee Tribe
– Ottawa Tribe
– Otter Stop
– Wyandotte Nation

 

As part of Native American Heritage Month, the Peoria Tribe Cultural Department recently attended an event at Allen Bowden Elementary school in Tulsa, Ok.  The Cultural Department was able to take a variety of participants (men, women, children) and demonstrated various dances and provide information on the dances presented and the regalia.

Thank you to the cultural department: Logan Pappenfort & Karen Stand; the Singers: John David Ballard & Geoff Tyner; the dancers: Halima, Aysa, & Ayva Al-Qahtani, Aidyn & Austyn Harry, Joe Ellis, Jacob Lux, Margaret, Elan, & Eniyah Hicks, Jeremiah Jim, and Legend Blalock for being a part of this event.

 

American Indian STEM and Business Day

 

 

Scholarship opportunity from The Gates Scholarship

 

 

https://www.thegatesscholarship.org/

Eligibility requirements:
• A high school senior
• From at least one of the following ethnicities: African American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian/Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American
• Pell-eligible
• A US citizen, national, or permanent resident
• A minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale
Additionally, a student must plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US, accredited, not-for-profit, private or public college or university.

*For American Indian/Alaska Native, proof of tribal enrollment will be required.

An ideal candidate will also have:
• An outstanding high school academic record (e.g., be in the top 10 percent of his/her graduating class)
• Demonstrated leadership ability (e.g., as shown through participation in community service, and extracurricular, or other activities)
• Exceptional personal success skills (e.g., emotional maturity, motivation, perseverance, etc.)
For additional information, please visit our website and watch the video below.