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Tribal Court Clerk

Tribal Court Clerk

10/17/2019
The Shawnee Tribe is accepting applications for the position of Tribal Court Clerk. A minimum of five (5) years of experience in a tribal court clerk’s office preferred or a responsible position in the administration of a court, or a bachelor’s degree in courtroom procedures or related filed or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Read More
Tribe Hiring Education and Outreach Coordinator

Tribe Hiring Education and Outreach Coordinator

10/17/2019
The Shawnee Tribe is seeking an Education and Outreach Coordinator to support the creation of educational programs, including but not limited to languages classes, immersion programs, online databases, and other initiatives throughout the Tribe. The position oversees the development of materials and communications for educational outreach activities. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] by Nov. 8. Read More
Cultural Center earns national award

Cultural Center earns national award

08/22/2019
The Association of Tribal Libraries, Archives, and Museums (ATALM) has announced the 2019 award recipients. The Shawnee Tribe Cultural Center has been awarded the International Guardians of Culture and Lifeways “Outstanding Project” Award for the Tribe’s Pottery Project and Exhibit From Ancient Hands: Stories in Fire and Clay. Read More
Teacher's Guide Now Available

Teacher's Guide Now Available

08/14/2019
Hot off the press! The new 2019-2020 Teacher's Guide to our Educational Offerings is now available for download or to be mailed. We will be mailing them out to area schools. If you want a hard copy mailed, please contact Natalie at 918.544.6722. Read More
Cultural Center’s Inaugural Exhibit Earns Recognition

Cultural Center’s Inaugural Exhibit Earns Recognition

07/25/2019
The Oklahoma Museums Association has announced the award recipients being honored during its annual conference this September in Durant, Oklahoma. The Shawnee Tribe Cultural Center earned an honorable mention in the Exhibits Budget Category $15,001 and over for its exhibit “From Ancient Hands: Stories in Fire and Clay”. Read More
$1000 stipend for community curators

$1000 stipend for community curators

06/29/2019
Come be a community-curator for the Shawnee Tribe Cultural Center. We are looking for individuals with stories to share. These stories will be developed with the help of STCC staff into our first community-curated exhibition. Stipends are provided for participants. A workshop will be held August 9th at the Community Building at 10am. Read More
Community to Curate Exhibits at Shawnee Tribe Cultural Center

Community to Curate Exhibits at Shawnee Tribe Cultural Center

06/07/2019
With a $61,240 grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services, the Shawnee Tribe Cultural Center will conduct the Ho’thokaywayna’key: Our Stories project. This project will create guidelines for the community curation of exhibits and generate content for the culture center’s first entirely community-curated exhibit. Read More

Summer Internship Available

05/16/2019
Position available for one Native high school student entering their Junior or Senior year. Read More
First Time Capsule Activity - Family Photo Week

First Time Capsule Activity - Family Photo Week

04/18/2019
People have been recording images of human experience for thousands of years in many different forms. Etched in stone, drawn on paper, painted on canvas, and with the birth of the camera, recorded on film. In the digital age, photographic images pervade our lives, but this was not always the case, when images were harder to produce and not widely available. Creating photographic images required specialized knowledge, equipment and chemicals. Not everyone had these things... Read More
Language Program and Archives Manager Position Available

Language Program and Archives Manager Position Available

04/12/2019
The Shawnee Tribe seeks a Language Program and Archives Manager to oversee the creation of language program initiatives, including languages classes, immersion programs, and online language database. Read More
Culutral Center Assistant Position Available

Culutral Center Assistant Position Available

04/11/2019
The Shawnee Tribe Cultural Center in Miami, OK seeks a Cultural Center Assistant to assist with the cultural center store, serve visitors, support programs and assist with administrative activities. Read More
Education Boxes Available

Education Boxes Available

03/07/2019
Education boxes for the From Ancient Hands exhibit are now available! They can ship almost anywhere. Contact Natalie at [email protected] for more info. Read More
Noe/Warren Archive Donated

Noe/Warren Archive Donated

02/20/2019
Dr. Stephan Warren has generously donated a Shawnee history archive members' access to documents about Shawnee history archive... Read More
Winter Blues

Winter Blues

01/14/2019
During the cold winter months, many people begin working on new clothes for the upcoming dance season. Be sure to stop by the store to... Read More

Cultural Committee Members sought

01/14/2019
If you have knowledge of Shawnee culture, history, and ceremonies and would like to serve on the STCC Cultural Advisory Committee please contact Marnie Leist at [email protected] or 918.544.6722. The committee will meet quarterly. Members will need to be able to meet in-person or telephonically. Read More

New Shawnee Tribe Cultural Center to Open

10/05/2018
“It’s a dream come true,” exclaimed 2nd Chief Ben Barnes. “The Shawnee Tribe has worked for years to create a place where we can tell our own story. Located next to the Oklahoma Visitors Center on Eight Tribes Trail, we have created an inviting space for people of all heritages to explore Shawnee culture. Through hands-on exhibits and programs, we aim to our honor tribal heritage and encourage visitors to the area to learn more about Native American history and ways of life..." Read More