LaFayette, NY — Gaweñnahawi’s, the recently formalized Onondaga Nation Education Advisory Committee, addressed the LaFayette School Board for the first time on July 20, 2017, bringing hopes, concerns, and guidelines for effective consultation. The Committee was convened in June to address the many problems faced by the Onondaga Nation School, which is currently run by […]
Created by: Ononda’geh Ongwawenna Award-winning Basketmaker Teaches Ancestral Art of Black Ash Basketry to Onondaga Nation Youth.
Syracuse.com By Ellen M. Blalock In this series, we are sharing personal photo albums and Advance Media Group photos from the archive of prominent families of Central New York. Beverly Powless Beverly Powless, 79, grew up on the Onondaga Nation. Her father was Chief Irving Powless, Sr. From an early age, she learned the value of […]