Archives August 2015

Osage Language Immersion School names first class of students

Date: Aug. 4, 2015

For the first time in the history of the Osage, a language immersion school is being implemented to save the Osage language from extinction.

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Housing services spread as part of Standing Bear’s Reorganization

Date: Aug. 4, 2015

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear’s housing reorganization is complete.

The Housing Department, what many Osages are used to calling it, is no more. All ...

Osage wins Lifetime Achievement Award from Oklahoma Center for the Book

Date: Aug. 3, 2015

Osage and Cherokee author and scholar, Rennard Strickland, won this year’s Arrell Gibson Lifetime Achievement Award from the Oklahoma Center for the Book.

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Osage Minerals Council and Standing Bear administration at odds

Date: Aug. 3, 2015

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear is slowly chipping away at the Osage Minerals Council’s resistance to Osage Nation law.

“They’re an agency of ...