PAWNEE NATION COLLEGE ANNOUNCES ONLI SYPOSIUM SERIES
The Pawnee Nation College (PNC) announces it Oklahoma Native Leadership Initiative (ONLI) series of symposiums for the month of November. These symposiums are informative for all students seeking to grasp the basics of research methods and tools to investigate culture, history or ancestral lineage of family members. Presenting at the November 6, 2014 Symposium will be Mr. W. Welge of the Oklahoma Historical Society. Mr. Welge is a noted historian and has performed in many hours of research and assistance to individuals and groups throughout Oklahoma and especially to many American Indians across the state. He will highlight the Pawnee Agency Papers housed at the Oklahoma History Center in Oklahoma City.
These events are open to the public especially high school students who may desire more knowledge about the type of classes held at PNC. The event center doors will be open at 9:00 AM with speakers presenting by 9:30. The Student Government Association will be selling lunch as their fundraising efforts for the upcoming PNC/ONL Annual College Powwow in March of 2014.
Following the November 6 symposium will be two symposiums on November 13 – Tribal Sovereignty, and November 20 – Repatriation and Tribal Preservation Office Roles and Responsibilities. Each event will take place at the Pawnee Nation Roam Chief Event Center, 208 N. Morris Road, Pawnee, OK. The Roam Chief event center is located one-half mile due North of the Pawnee Travel Center.
For further information, please call or contact the college at the numbers and address above.