Southeastern News

Indigenous Peoples’ Day

DURANT, Okla. – Southeastern Oklahoma State University president Sean Burrage signs a proclamation declaring Monday as “Indigenous Peoples’ Day’’ at the University. Joining him are Chris Wesberry, executive director of the Native American Institute, and a group of students. The purpose of the day is to promote Native American culture and commemorate the history of Native American peoples.

DURANT, Okla. – Southeastern Oklahoma State University president Sean Burrage signs a proclamation declaring Monday as “Indigenous Peoples’ Day’’ at the University. Joining him are Chris Wesberry, executive director of the Native American Institute, and a group of students. The purpose of the day is to promote Native American culture and commemorate the history of Native American peoples.