United Houma Nation

  • Nov 12, 2014

    Brittany Courteaux, tribal citizen and student at Nicholls State University, has been working behind the scenes with university faculty and staff to charter and begin an American Indian Society for the American Indian students attending.  Today at noon will be the initial meeting of this group at the Bowie Room in the Student Union. ..

  • Nov 12, 2014

    On Saturday, tribal leaders were proud to turn over the hut building duties to the younger generation.  Raymond Clark, Jr., Jared Crosby and Zach Fitch lead the initiative to construct a traditional tribal hut during the Bogalusa celebration of the 7 Tribes of Louisiana.  The hut will become part of a permanent display on the grounds of the museum and cultural center in Cassidy Park. ..

  • Nov 12, 2014

    Many people know Frank Chaisson of Chauvin through his work and hobbies.  Frank can be found in the community performing magic for children, but by far his longest passion has been in body building.  Always pleased to point out the achievements of our tribal members, the UHN would like to congratulate Frank in placing 4th at the National Body Building Championships in California earlier this month. ..

  • Nov 12, 2014

    AT&T has contacted our tribal employment programs and informed us that they are still seeking Wire Technician positions in the Houma/Thibodaux area.  Tribal citizens who are seeking employment, AT&T is a reputable and well respected employer.  Applicants need not have prior experience, eligible candidates will be trained on the job. ..

  • Oct 21, 2014


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  • Oct 20, 2014

    Many people don't realize the significance of Poverty Point located in north Louisiana near Monroe to the not only the American Indian People of Louisiana, but the southeast.  The site is considered one of the most significant archaeological finds in the country. It has a complex of Native American ceremonial mounds and village built between 1700 and 700 B.C. A museum and guided tours interpret a culture that once flourished on the site. ..

  • Oct 20, 2014

    AT&T has been in touch with the UHN staff and is pleased to announce immediate openings for Wire Technician positions in Terrebonne, Lafourche and St. Mary parishes.  Applicants need not have prior experience as AT&T will train qualified candidates.  Successful candidates will be given access to a company truck and provided the necessary tools to complete job duties. ..

  • Oct 13, 2014

    The votes are in!  Thank you to the people who took the time to vote for the Outdoor Movie in conjunction with the Rougarou Fest on Saturday, October 25th following the festival parade which begins at 7:00 pm.  The winner is "Beetlejuice" by a landslide.   ..

  • Oct 09, 2014

    The National Institutes of Health is accepting applications from young adults ages 15 to 20 for its Media-Smart Youth: Eat, Think, and Be Active! ® (MSY) Teen Leaders Program<http://www.nichd.nih.gov/msy/teenleaders/Pages/default.aspx>. The MSY program includes 10 lessons with activities that explore media, nutrition, and physical activity, and concludes with a capstone project, the "Big Production"—a media product that youth participants create to encourage their peers to eat healthy and move more. Teen leaders carry out the program from start to finish. In return, they get leadership experience, community service hours, and recognition from the NIH, plus training and $1,000 for program expenses. Applications are due October 24. ..

  • Oct 01, 2014

    Job Opening ..