Culture

Wahzhazhe ballet awarded $25,000 grant from ON Foundation

Date: July 13, 2012

The Osage Nation Foundation launched a matching grants program targeting artistic endeavors last month. The Foundation awarded its first grant to Wazhazhe – the Osage ballet ...

Harpo Foundation grants Osage 2012 Native American Artist Fellowship

Date: July 13, 2012

The Harpo Foundation recently announced that Ross Chaney, Osage/Cherokee, is a recipient of their 2012 Native American Artist Fellowship award.

As a Harpo Fellow ...

Osage donated grandfather’s 1886 Carlisle uniform to NMAI

Date: July 6, 2012

Joe Conner has had his grandfather’s Carlisle Indian Industrial School uniform hanging in his closet for several years. He finally decided it was time ...

Pawhuska In-Lon-Schka this weekend

Date: June 28, 2012

This weekend Osages will be traveling from all over the country to attend the Pawhuska In-Lon-Schka. The first dance begins at 3 p.m. June ...

Osage preserving Osage historical seeds and methods of farming

Date: June 20, 2012

Keir Johnson and Katie Davis are teaching others how to grow food like Osages did long ago through their Osage Historical Seed Preservation Project.

“The ...

Osage Stanford student co-chairs 41st Annual Stanford Powwow

Date: June 12, 2012

Layton Lamsam wanted to represent the Osage Nation to the best of his abilities and what better way then getting involved in the 41st ...

Osage Book Club reaching Osages on a historical level

Date: April 26, 2012

The Osage Book Club is giving Osages and Osage Nation employees the chance to learn about Osage history by simply opening a book. 

“We are ...

Osage youth show off their skills at annual Language Fair

Date: April 5, 2012

Osage language students from Pawhuska and Grayhorse participated in the 10th Annual Oklahoma Native American Youth Language Fair April 2-3.

The language fair, hosted ...

Osage Nation observes Sovereignty Day 2012

Date: March 9, 2012

The Osage Nation is celebrating Osage Sovereignty Day today (March 9).

The day pays homage to the reformed tribal government now entering its sixth year ...

Nation seeks to fill positions on the Osage War Memorial Commission

Date: March 8, 2012

The Osage Nation is seeking Osages to fill five positions on the Osage War Memorial Commission.

This commission will be responsible for making construction and ...