News and Announcements

Talent Search Staff Member Featured on Osiyo TV!

Posted on 4/13/2015 – Marcella Morton, Educational Talent Search Guidance Specialist, was recently featured on the third episode of Osiyo TV.  The segment, titled “A Promise of Good Health,” recently aired and is now available for viewing on You Tube.

Way to go Marcella!

Project NATIVE Program Ends September 30, 2014

Posted 09/02/2014 – Project Native Americans Teaming in Visual Empowerment (NATIVE) completed the final workshop series for low vision Native Americans.  During the three-year program (2012-2014), Project NATIVE held demonstrations and training on low vision devices for more than 200 participants in northeastern Oklahoma.

A support group meeting (picnic) for participants and partners will take place on Thursday, September 4, 2014 in Tahlequah.  Call us at (918) 456-5581 for details.

We encourage organizations and tribes interested in providing low vision services to contact us for training, program development, curriculum, and presentations.  American Indian Resource Center consultants can be reached at (918) 456-5581.


Project NATIVE Staff Travel to Washington, DC

Posted 06/17/2014 – Project NATIVE staff members Lillie Young-Pittman (left) and Sammye Rusco (right) traveled to Washington, DC for the annual Administration for Native Americans meeting June 16-18, 2014. As a part of the meeting, each program was to create a display that gives other programs information about AIRC and Project NATIVE. Don’t worry, they will be back in plenty of time for the final workshop in Muskogee on Saturday!