47th Annual MSUB Powwow
April 10-11, 2015
"Honoring our Veterans' Warrior Spirit"
Alterowitz Gym on the
Montana State University Billings
Grand Entry: Friday at 6pm and Saturday at Noon
2015 Head Staff
Head Gourd Dancer: Rolf Groseth, former MSUB Chancellor
Head Man Dancer: Sam “Buddy” Windy Boy, Crow & Chippewa Cree, B.S., Math, 2006
Head Woman Dancer: Daralynn Bright Wings, Crow, MSUB pre-nursing student
Arena Director: Walter Runsabove, Northern Cheyenne
Announcers: Melville Stops, Crow, Friday night; Kasey Nicholson, Gros Ventre, alumnus, Saturday night
Friday Prayer: Lewis “Levi” Yellowmule, Crow, current MSUB student
Saturday Prayer: Don Good Voice, Chippewa Cree
April 11th at 9:00 a.m.
College of Education, room 122
High school basketball tournament hosted by the Inter-Tribal Indian Club
Friday, April 10th and Saturday, April 11th
Chumash Lacrosse Tournament
We will play “Native Style” in an open field with a few trees and some light terrain but modern equipment and Rules. Get details...
Please support our host hotel the Boothill Inn & Suites on main street in the Heights. A block of rooms is reserved until March 25th at a discounted price. All rooms have two queen beds.
Email MSUBPowWow@msubillings.edu or call (406) 657-2182.
Turtle Mountain Chippewa
United States Navy
1953 to 1957
Former EMC student in Native American Studies
United States Navy, 1970-1973
EMC Alumnus, ’83 Elementary Education
Crow & Assiniboine
United States Marine Corp., 1971
EMC Alumnus, ‘ 81 Business Management
Purepecha (Tarasco Empire-Michoacan, Mexico)
United States Army National Guard and Army Reserve 2004-2013
Junior, English Writing, ‘16
United States Army Reserves, 2005-present
Iraqi Freedom War
Sophomore, Criminal Justice