Education

Second Osage Nation Congress sends certificates and sashes to Osage graduates

This year, the Second Osage Nation Congress awarded 31 certificates of accommodation and sashes to Osage graduates who are also recipients of the ON Higher Education Scholarship program. 

The sashes were mailed out so they could be worn during the graduation ceremonies held across the country.

The Congress commends and congratulates the Osages for their educational accomplishments and wishes them success in their futures.

2011 certificate and sash recipients are:

  • Walana Angelena Fields, Anthropology, Fort Lewis College
  • William R. Keene, BS in Business Administration, Haskell Indian Nations University
  • Kyle S. Rich, BS in Foreign Studies, U.S. Air Force Academy
  • Jenna Rae Smith, BS in Dance Performance, Oral Roberts University
  • Joshua Caleb Smith, BS in Theology, Oral Roberts University
  • Blaine Franklin Shaw, Associates in Criminal Justice, Tulsa Community College
  • Mary Jo Longhorn, Associate of Science Accounting, Tulsa Community College
  • Edna Marie Best Yokum, Master of Arts American Indian Studies, University of California
  • Jordan Taylor Wyatt, BA in Political Science, University of California Santa Barbara
  • J.D. Free, BS in Business Administration, Oklahoma State University
  • M. Cameron Rumsey, Doctor of Medicine, Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota
  • Melyssa Antoinette Hight, Associate of Liberal Arts, Tulsa Community College
  • Jeff Logan Eder, BS in Animal Science, Oklahoma State University
  • Stacy Ann Schauvliege, Bachelors in Business Administration International Business, Economic Minor, Oklahoma State University
  • Hattie Rae Pfeider, BS Communication Science & Disorders, Oklahoma State University
  • Margaret Katherine Gray, Associate of Arts, Haskell Indian Nations University
  • Tonya D. Libby, Associate Applied Science, Coffeyville Community College
  • Leah Wyrick, Associate of Liberal Arts, Coffeyville Community College
  • Kyle Matthew Culhane, BS in Chemistry, University of Colorado
  • Allison Anne Victor, BS Mass Communication & Journalism, University of Oklahoma
  • Robert H. Moore, BA Supply Chain Management, Northeastern State University
  • Jade Marie Fowler, BS Family Life Education & Child Development, University of Central Oklahoma
  • Jason L. Darling, Master in Business Administration, University of Kentucky
  • Kayle Tenniel Seal, Associate Applied Science Dental Hygiene, Flint Hills Technical College
  • Amy Suggs, BS Human Development & Family Science, Oklahoma State University
  • Lindsey Luelen Mitts, BS in Business Administration, Oklahoma State University
  • Jacob C. Heflin, BS in Occupational Studies, California State University
  • Jennifer Renee Ballard, Doctor Of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri
  • Haley Schauvliege, BS in Nursing, University of Oklahoma
  • Candace Byrd, BS Drama, Television and Film, Oral Roberts University
  • Colin Taylor Thomas, BS in Social Work, University of Oklahoma