Native American Pow Wow continues at USU

The 38th annual Pow-Wow hosted by the Utah State University Native American Student Council will be held Friday and Saturday, February 25 and 26 in the Nelson Field House. Prizes include a $1,000 winner-takes-all-drum contest. The dance categories include golden age, traditional, grass, fancy, jingle, tiny tots and an ASC committee-sponsored switch dance. There is also a giveaway for senior citizens. The $2,000 Iron Man Grass Dance Special, sponsored by the Denny Family has been canceled. Special guests include the Crazy Horse Singers of South Dakota, Jenmaine Bell of Riverton, Wyoming, Meredith Kanip of Fort Duchesne, Utah, Jeremy Garcia-Standing Soldier of Cedar City, and Miss Indian Utah State University, Gabrielle George, who is passing on her crown earlier in the week. The Grand Entry begins Friday at 7 p.m. with ongoing processions occurring at 12 and 6 p.m. the following day.

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