Mar. 29, 2011, KLAMATH FALLS, ORE. – Oregon Institute of Technology will host the 2011 Honor Powwow on Saturday, April 2, 2011, in the OIT
Mar. 29, 2011, KLAMATH FALLS, ORE. – Oregon Institute of Technology will host the 2011 Honor Powwow on Saturday, April 2, 2011, in the OIT Gymnasium from 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the Education and Employment Department of the Klamath Tribes and the Native American Student Union of Oregon Institute of Technology, the Honor Powwow will honor local, Native American high school juniors and seniors who have achieved honor roll status (3.0 grade point average or above) at their high school for the 2010-11 academic year.
The Honor Powwow will include tribal dancing and drumming, as well as handmade, Native American arts and crafts for sale.
For more information about the event, please contact William Riddle in the Education and Employment Department of the Klamath Tribes at 541.783.2219 extension 208 or Raefield Benson, OIT Native American Student Union President, at 541.591.5398.
About Oregon Tech
Founded in Klamath Falls in 1947, Oregon Institute of Technology is one of seven institutions in the Oregon University System, and the only public institute of technology in the Pacific Northwest. Oregon Tech provides degree programs in engineering and health technologies, management, communications and applied sciences that prepare students to be effective participants in their professional, public and international communities through hands-on learning. Oregon Tech’s main campus is in Klamath Falls; other sites are located in Portland, La Grande and Seattle. Oregon Institute of Technology is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU).
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