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. ..
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. ..
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. ..
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.
Job Opening ..
Congratulations to Ms. Bette Billiot on being selected as one of five recipients of the Gulf Coast Center for Law and Policy 2014 Gulf Guardian Fellowships. Ms. Billiot proposed in her submission to work on developing a grass roots group of tribal citizens to ensure the UHN has a voice in coastal restoration as well as a team of community representatives that can support one another in ensuring the Houma Nation voice is heard. Funding provided in the fellowship will be used to assist with training for all interested tribal members as well as travel assistance for out of town and distant meetings as needed. ..
From our friends at Lafourche Parish Government and Community Action. ..
The United Houma Nation will be hosting the outdoor movie across from the Waterlife Museum on Saturday, October 25, 2014 following the Krewe ga Rou Parade at 7:00 pm. The movie is part of the 3rd Annual Rougarou Fest sponsored by the Wetland's Discovery Center. The UHN is proud to partner with them again this year to provide the fun filled experience of outdoor movies. ..
The UHN Vocational Rehabilitation Program is hosting the Annual Consumer Conference on Thursday at the Quality Hotel in Houma. The event is open to the public. Who should attend? ..