From these hands

By Leanna Reeder
on January 26, 2014

In my time here at Cherokee Nation Businesses, my pride in the company, my tribe and my fellow colleagues is constantly being renewed.

CNB has a diverse portfolio of companies, spanning across fields such as information technology, construction, environmental, aerospace and defense, manufacturing, and gaming and hospitality.

The Cherokee Nation and its businesses currently employ 9,000 people.


World Without

By Talia Myres
on December 13, 2013

Whenever I’m in Tahlequah, I make a point to visit the Spider Art Gallery located inside the Cort Mall in downtown.

The gallery, which opened at the end of July 2013, showcases artwork from Cherokee artists within Cherokee Nation, Alabama, New Mexico and Texas. Unlike some stuffy art galleries, this place has a warm, friendly feel to it. The high ceilings and open layout welcome you inside, and whether you’re a fan of pottery, paintings, beadwork or basket weaving, you’re sure to find something you like.


Get back to the roots of the holiday season

By Tyler Thomas
on December 5, 2013

In today’s egocentric, fast-paced society, it is extremely easy to lose sight of what the holiday season is truly about.


Crafting a Modern Footprint

By Alicia Buffer
on November 26, 2013

If you haven’t already discovered, November is Native American Heritage Month.

On November 15, our social media newsfeeds were dominated by a brilliant Native awareness campaign created by Jessica “Jaylyn” Atsey, a Laguna Pueblo student from New Mexico.


Cherokee CRC building new dorms at Riverside Indian School

By Whitney Pancoast
on November 25, 2013

Last year, Cherokee CRC was awarded a contract with the Bureau of Indian Affairs for the construction of two dormitories at Riverside Indian School in Anadarko, Okla. With nearly 800 students enrolled in grades 4 through 12, Riverside is the largest and oldest off-reservation BIA boarding school in the United States and has more than 100 tribes represented in the study body.