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Community Forum – Discussing The District Identity

Salamanca Warriors January 14, 2023 | salamancany.org The Salamanca School district will be reviewing the district identity, The Warriors, and the use of logos that embody Native American elements. This process will be transparent for all stakeholders with regular meetings to gather input over the next several weeks. These public sessions will be provided both […]

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Honeymooners Powwow at ACC

Allegany Community Center Come check out the Honeymooners Powwow on February 11th at the Allegany Community Center in Salamanca, NY! Good Medicine Creatives/CRNY Artist Hiltz Johnny-John is organizing this event. You can catch fellow Good Creative Medicine Artists as vendors and dancers. Don’t miss it!

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G. Peter Jemison Awarded Fellowship

Americans For The Arts Awards G. Peter Jemison 2023 Johnson Fellowship For Artists Transforming Communities January 11, 2023 | americansforthearts.org Americans for the Arts announced visual artist G. Peter Jemison (Heron Clan, Seneca Nation) as the recipient of the 2023 Johnson Fellowship for Artists Transforming Communities. This year’s $70,000 award honors an individual artist or […]

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IGS and 2022 Highlights

Iroquois Genealogy Society Submitted by Leatha Jimerson Happy New Year! The Iroquois Genealogy Society had a busy year and the time has flown by again! Below is a recap of our year: Family Presentations: Kennedy Family (Teresa VanAernam), Red Jacket Descendents (Jack Ericson), Fillmore Jackson (Leatha Jimerson), Heron/Redeye/Lay/Tallchief Family (Tyler and Gloria Heron). Resource Information: […]

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Ja:göh Rosy Simas Danse, Grant Recipient

National Endowment for the Arts Announces First Round of Fiscal Year 2023 Grants Washington, DC—The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announced the first round of recommended awards for fiscal year 2023, with more than $34 million in funding to support the arts nationwide. This is the first of the NEA’s two major grant announcements […]

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Ja:göh Mason Snyder

Ja:göh Mason Snyder, Cattaraugus Territory, son of Megan Torres and Shadow Snyder, not only has he recently celebrated his 14th birthday, he has also been accepted into St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institution, class of 2027! Acceptance is determined by the student’s academic records and entrance exam score. Congrats, Mason!

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News From The Four Corners United Methodist Church

Rte. 438 and Versailles Plank Road, Cattaraugus Territory, PO Box 182, Versailles, NY 14081 Submitted by Marilyn Anderson Is it spring? Is it summer? Is it winter? Every day is a new day with different weather! Now that the Christmas holidays have passed, should we look forward to spring? Spring signals a time for renewal […]

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Dr. Haring Presents at GCS

January 13, 2023 | GCS District Facebook Page Gowanda Central School District was honored to have Dr. Rodney Haring join them to present on the topic of racism for their Tolerance and Assistance Program, the morning of Friday, January 13, 2023. Dr. Haring, pictured below with Assistant Principal David Smith, is the inaugural director of […]

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Forge Project Fellowship: 2023 Open Call

Check out this amazing opportunity – Applications due by February 15th! Repost from @forgeprojectny Forge Project, a Native-led arts and decolonial education initiative on the unceded homelands of the Muh-he-con-ne-ok in Upstate New York, has announced its open call for applications for its 2023 funded fellowship program. Read below for more details! Or Apply HERE: […]