Native History: Land Rush for Oklahoma Indian Territory Begins
This Date in Native History: A cannon sounded at high noon on April 22, 1889, signaling the beginning of a frantic land rush into newly opened Indian lands in Oklahoma Territory.
‘Utes’ Nickname Supported, Ute Tribe and University of Utah Sign MOU
In a time when mascot issues continue to make waves in national news in an attempt to remove their use – most significantly the professional Washington football team and the Cleveland professional baseball team – the University of Utah will continue to be able to use the name “Utes” for its sports teams.
Miss Indian World 2014: Changing Their Lives, Changing the World
The excitement is growing as 23 young women from all over the country are preparing to compete for the title of Miss Indian World 2014. The most prestigious of all pow wow royalty titles, Miss Indian World 2014 will represent the Indian nations and the Gathering of Nations pow wow as she travels the country, spreading goodwill and inspirational messages to young and old.