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The Week That Was, October 5, 2015
Well For Culture: Elder Fitness, Yoga
Indigenous Tools Hold Sacred Power
The Pope & When Genocide Isn't Genocide
1st US Revolution: The Pueblo Revolt
Indigenous Earthquake Tales Validated
Skins:Forced Sterilizations Native Women
Thank Indians for Latest Superfood
NMAI Profile: Bruce Whiteman Jr.
Fundamentalism II: God Loves Genocide
Jewell Big Week: Pope, Solarthon & $25K
Why'd the Rez Chicken Cross the Road?
Bristol Bay's Stunning Wild Salmon Run
Houska: 'The Green Inferno': Lousy Film
BC Tourism Links Cultures, Creates Jobs
Cultural Tourism Is a Growing Topic
Pol Disses Pope; Pope Disses Indians
OU Pres Supports Native Programs
Memorial for Jess Sixkiller
The Sale of Yucca Mountain Was an Attack
Thing About Skins
10 Things You Should Know About Cherokee Nation
Many people and images come to mind about the Cherokee Nation. The Cherokee Syllabary, created by Sequoyah, may be one of them. For many others, it may be the Trail of Tears...
A Genealogist Who Spent His Life Building a Cherokee Archive Retires
When Tom Mooney started working as a genealogist and archivist for Cherokee Heritage Center on December 6, 1976, he had one filing cabinet to store items...
Candessa Tehee Embraces Role as Leader of Cherokee Heritage Center
Twenty years ago when Candessa Tehee worked as a teenage tour guide at the Cherokee Heritage Center in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, she had no idea she would someday be in charge of the op...
Cherokee Horses: A Link to the Trail of Tears
The federal policy of Indian Removal forced thousands of Native people of the Southeastern United States westward, with many only taking what little they could carry...
5 Alternative Lessons for Teachers During Heritage Month
Last month, I was honored to be a guest on Native America Calling , a nationally syndicated Native American radio program hosted by Tara Gatewood...
People and Places Exhibition Brings Cherokee Artifacts to Arkansas
To commemorate people, places and cultures unique to northwest Arkansas and the Ozarks, the Cherokee Heritage Center in Tahlequah, Oklahoma is partnering with Crystal Bridges Museu...
Cherokee Heritage Center Educates Visitors
The Cherokee Heritage Center in Park Hill, Oklahoma regularly welcomes field trip groups to teach school kids what it took to live in Indian territory...
Sculpture 'Halfbreed' Wins Grand Prize at Cherokee Homecoming Art Show
'Halfbreed: Am I Red and White or Am I White and Red' by Troy Jackson Sculptor Troy Jackson took home the grand prize of $1,100 at the Cherokee Homecoming Art Show, which opened Au...
Marybelle Chase Honored With Cherokee Nation Gadugi Award
Marybelle Chase was recently given the Gadugi Award in recognition of her academic contributions to the Cherokee Nation...
Cherokee Heritage Center’s Resurgence Pays Tribute to Jerome Tiger
The Cherokee Heritage Center in Park Hill, Oklahoma recently welcomed a new resident: a bronze stickball player, engaged in this early version of lacrosse, standing nearly 12 feet ...
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