Wicah’pi Cikala

(Little Star)


Weekly Bulletin                                                 June 3-7, 2013



President’s Office (Tom Shortbull)___ Little Big Horn Holiday.  Due to the fact that the Little Big Horn Holiday falls on Tuesday, June 25, OLC will give 24 pay periods employees the option of taking any day from June 17th – 21st, 2013 as their Little Big Horn Holiday. The 26 pay period employees have the option of taking any day from June 17th – 28th. There is a requirement that all offices of the college must be manned on each day and this will require you to coordinate your schedules with your fellow office workers.   The day you take off will be a paid holiday.  <><><>   June BOT Meetings.  June 18, Program Policy @ Noon & Finance @ 1:00pm at PRCC; June 19, Personnel @ 4:00pm at Piya Wiconi; June 20, BOT @ 5:00pm at Piya Wiconi. 


Activities Committee:  Graduation Wacipi.  We are still signing up sponsors for the various dance categories at the graduation Powwow.  The sign-up sheet is located on the swinging doors at the Piya Wiconi main building.  How about honoring or remembering a relative or friend with a sponsorship in their name?  You will both be recognized throughout the powwow.  Thank you to the ENC Student Org & Student Senate, and thank you to those individuals that have already signed up:  Diane Amiotte, Steven Potter, Ursula Gaertner, Tom Allen, Alva Good Crow, Kateri Montileaux, TSS (?), Tawa Ducheneaux, Theresa Bettelyoun, Marilyn Pourier, Tom Raymond, Shannon Amiotte, Wanda Reddy, Registrar/Financial Aid Staff, Shirley Brewer, Andy Thompson, Laurie Dunn, Maria Albers, Theresa Lone Hill, Sharon Running Hawk & Family and Shirley Lewis.    Pilamayaye! 


Eagle Nest CC (Gerogia Rooks)___Announcement from Wes:  Our local graduate honoring is set for June 5, 2013., @ 2:00 pm. at the ENCC. 


Pejuta Haka CC (Steph Sorbel)___ June 7th – Honoring for PHCC Graduates at 5:30 pm.  <><><>  June 9th --12:00 noon.  Memorial car show so bring your oldie but Goldie’s and come cruise with us!


Activities (Mary Tobacco)___The Multipurpose Gym is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday from 9:30am-3:00pm until June 19, 2013.  Open for basketball, walking, running, weights, treadmill, elliptical and bike.  Call or text 454-5632 if you have any questions. 

Woksape Tipi (Michelle May)___Take a trip to the black hills knowledge network….click on the black hills tab… scroll down and click on the wounded knee 1973 project…..so much information, pictures, newspaper links, statements from our own ……http://blackhillsknowledgenetwork.org/   <><><>   JUST SO YOU KNOW….  On Behalf of AIHEC:  AIHEC YouTube Channel:  Send us your videos and links!  AIHEC is pleased to announce the launch of our own AIHEC YouTube Channel, at:  https://www.youtube.com/user/TheAIHECChannel.  To make this channel a success and valuable resource to all, we need your college's videos and videos from STUDENTs, particularly short videos on the impact of your TCU to your students, their families, and your communities.  Please videos your videos ASAP and on an ongoing basis.  We will upload them quickly to share with all.  We hope this new channel will be an informative way for us to communicate the unique story of the TCUs with others.  Please email existing YouTube video links to: tgordon@ttgpartners.com; or mail your DVDs to:  TTG+Partners 1776 I Street, NW, Suite 900 Washington, DC 20006 (or to the AIHEC central office).    <><><>   See the Build Your Own Library 2013 June and July Schedule at the bottom of the bulletin.  The annual “Build Your Own Library” Summer reading program is back!  Story time and free books will be given out at this time.  See the dates and times the program will be in your community. 

Ag/Nat.Resources (Leslie Henry)___Gathering of Elders 2013.  Elderly issues to be addressed:  Establishment of OST Elderly Protection Team, Plan of Work, Review OST Elderly Abuse Code.  June 6:  Prairie Wind Casino Dome, Oglala, SD 10:00am to 2:00pm. <><><>  June 15-16:  Grey Eagle Society & Council of Chiefs.  Lakota Custom Laws Retreat.  Prairie Wind Casino DOME, Oglala SD, 9:00am to 3:00pm.   Applying Traditional Custom Laws to our Present Day Lifestyle in 2013.  All interested in attending the scheduled meetings are welcome to attend.  For more info:  RaeAnn Red Owl 867-8126; Kathy Eagle Hawk 407-6063; Robert Two Crow 288-1873; Mel & Geneva Lone Hill 288-0013. 


KOLC TV (Tony Brave)___ Hehani Waste Lakota Oyate,  This week's new schedule for KOLC-TV.

  7:12 am 3 Mile Creek Rodeo School Rodeo 2013

10:55 am Lakota Oral Literature Class Spring 2013, Creation Story pt.1

  1:13 pm Lakota Oral Literature Class Spring 2013, Creation Story pt.2

  2:00 pm A.I.H.E.C. 2013 Student Award Ceremony

  4:18 pm LND Language Summit 2012, General Session, Earl Bullhead

  5:43 pm Little Wound School 8th Grade Graduation

  6:46 pm Black Hills Speedway, Season Opener

  9:42 pm Lakota Oral Literature Class Spring 2013, Creation Story pt.1

Thank you, KOLC-TV Staff


Spring 2013 Calendar (April/May/June): 

June 21-23       Wacipi & Graduation

June 21                        Last Day for Support Staff (24 PP)



ARMY, NAVY, USMC, USAF, SD National Guard.   Attention  Attention,  I am using the word attention  because all veterans know what that means. All veterans at Sioux San hospital if you are interested in being on the honor guard for the 75th Sioux San Anniversary, on the 14th of June 2013, call Roger at 355-2306 or Dean Little Dog at 355-2213.  The honor guard will post the flags and retry the flags, so you will have to be here all day:  One (1) US Flag Carrier, One (1) I.H.S. Flag Carrier, One (1) MIA /POW Flag Carrier, One State Flag Carrier.  Thank you, Roger Two Crow, Security.