First Indigenous Woman Wins James Beard Award

First Indigenous Woman Wins James Beard Award

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The long-awaited 2023 James Beard Award took place on June 5th The ceremony honors for American hospitality by celebrating a wide pool of diverse and skilled chefs, beverage directors, restaurateurs, and other tale... Read more »
Alyssa Wapanatahk Stars As Tiger Lily In Peter Pan & Wendy – Pow Wow Life 87

Alyssa Wapanatahk Stars As Tiger Lily In Peter Pan & Wendy – Pow Wow Life 87

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Join Paul G for an interview with Alyssa Wapanatahk. Walt Disney recently released a trailer for its new live-action update of the 1953 classic Peter Pan & Wendy. The movie will feature Alyssa Wapanatâhk, wh... Read more »
First Native American Woman in Space Goes on Spacewalk

First Native American Woman in Space Goes on Spacewalk

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We are proud of Nicole Aunapu Mann, the first Native American NASA astronaut to go for a spacewalk. She, alongside Koichi Wakata of Japan, was assigned to install support brackets and struts for new solar panels that ... Read more »
Rachel Evangelisto – Standing Rock Lakota Sioux Competes At Miss America

Rachel Evangelisto – Standing Rock Lakota Sioux Competes At Miss America

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Rachel Evangelisto is the first-ever Indigenous Miss Minnesota.   She is from the Hunkpapa Standing Rock Lakota Sioux.  She has been accepted into the Native American Law & Sovereignty program at... Read more »
Meet The First Native American Woman To Fly To Space

Meet The First Native American Woman To Fly To Space

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Nicole Aunapu Mann will make history next month as she becomes the first Native American woman to fly into space. Mann, who is enrolled in the Wailacki of the Round Valley Indian Tribes in Northern California, will... Read more »
Marilynn Malerba Could Become First Native American US Treasurer

Marilynn Malerba Could Become First Native American US Treasurer

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President Joe Biden announce his intention to appoint Marilynn Malerba as treasurer of the United States, which would make her the first Native American to hold the position. Notably, the appointment would mark the... Read more »
Jim Thorpe: Native American Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist and Pioneer

Jim Thorpe: Native American Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist and Pioneer

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Jim Thorpe assumed many titles over the course of his life: Olympian, Gold Medalist, Multi-Sport Athlete, Coach, Hall of Famer, Greatest of All Time. You may have even seen his name in the news recently. But who wa... Read more »
Shop Native Featured Shop: Kinnikinnick Trading Co.

Shop Native Featured Shop: Kinnikinnick Trading Co.

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As part of an ongoing initiative, we're celebrating Native American-owned businesses, whose work you can find on our Shop Native directory, which features both Native American products and products made for Nativ... Read more »
Ashley Callingbull – Model, Actress, and Activist – Pow Wow Life 58

Ashley Callingbull – Model, Actress, and Activist – Pow Wow Life 58

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Join Paul G for an interview with Ashley Callingbull. About Ashley Callingbull Ashley Callingbull is a Cree First Nations woman from the Enoch Cree Nation in the province of Alberta, Canada. She is very d... Read more »
Avis Charley Ledger Artist – Pow Wow Life 57

Avis Charley Ledger Artist – Pow Wow Life 57

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Join Paul G for an interview with artist Avis Charley. About Avis Charley Avis Charley (Spirit Lake Dakota/Diné) is a mother and an artist. She was born and raised in Los Angeles. Charley is a painter and a ledg... Read more »
Ria Thunder Cloud Author of Finding My Dance – Pow Wow Life Podcast

Ria Thunder Cloud Author of Finding My Dance – Pow Wow Life Podcast

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Join Paul G for an interview with Pow Wow dancer and children's book author Ria Thunderchild. Follow Ria Finding My Dance Book Instagram About Ria: In her debut picture book, professional Indige... Read more »
Cheyenne Kippenberger – Former Miss Indian World – Pow Wow Life – 53

Cheyenne Kippenberger – Former Miss Indian World – Pow Wow Life – 53

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Join Paul G for an interview with former Miss Indian World Cheyenne Kippenberger.  Cheyenne was Miss Indian World during the pandemic and held the title for 2 years.  Hear about the challenges of representin... Read more »

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