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Massacre at the Washita Program Planned on Sayre Campus of SWOSU

April 4, 2013

A program providing different perspectives of the Massacre at the Washita is being presented by Southwestern Oklahoma State University on the Sayre campus.

SWOSU President Randy Beutler, SWOSU Department of Social Sciences instructor Dr. Sunu Kodumthara, Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal College President Henrietta Mann and Corporation for National and Community Service Tribal Liaison Alden Whiteman will present the three-part program on A Cultural and Historic Perspective of the Massacre at the Washita.

The seminars are free. The only cost is for a field trip to the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site, which will include lunch provided at Croton Creek Ranch.

Program dates and topics are:

April 23
6-8 p.m. SWOSU-Sayre Campus, Conner Building 313

Dr. Randy Beutler and Dr. Sunu Kodumthara present “An Historic Perspective of the Massacre at the Washita”

April 25
6-8 p.m. SWOSU-Sayre Campus, Conner Building 313

Dr. Henrietta Mann and Alden Whiteman present “White Buffalo Woman: A Granddaughter’s Perspective”

April 27
Bus leaves at 9 a.m. from SWOSU-Sayre Campus
Field trip to the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site with a special presentation by Bob Rea from the Oklahoma Historical Society and director of the Fort Supply Historic Site


Space for the field trip is limited and the registration deadline is April 23. The registration form and liability release form can be found at http://www.swosu.edu/administration/osp/ce/forms.asp or individuals can visit the Office of Sponsored Programs and Continuing Education in Administration Building Room 201 on the Weatherford campus or the Dean’s Office on the SWOSU/Sayre campus.

For more information, contact Sherron Manning at 580.928.5533 ext. 2107 or sherron.manning@swosu.edu; Starla Walker at 580.928.5533 ext. 2106 or starla.walker@swosu.edu; or Shannon Hawkins at 580.774.7012 or shannon.hawkins@swosu.edu.

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