Montana State University-Northern
Sweetgrass Society

Sweetgrass Society

MSU-Northern
P.O. Box 7751
Havre, MT 59501-7751

Tel: 406.265.3589
Fax: 406.945.9403
c.estradaunderwood@msun.edu

Location:
Cowan Hall Room 308

Advisors:
Cristina Estrada-Underwood
Elaine Healy-Berger 

Annual Pow Wow: 2008-2009 Princesses
 
Baby MSUN 2008-2009  

Baby MSUN
Precious Fox

Precious is 3 years old and is from Parshall, North Dakota. Precious’ parents are Dave and Robin Fox and she is from the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation, also known as the Three Affiliated Tribes & she is also part Shoshone.

Precious likes attending powwows, playing with friends, and is an animal lover. She is a member of the Spirit Riders in White Shield, North Dakota.

Precious is a Jingle dancer and has been dancing since the first day she could walk. Her Native name is “Bird Woman”.

 
 

Lil Miss MSUN
Alexis Rose Flansburg

Alexis is 8 years old and is from the Fort Belknap reservation. She resides in Havre with her parents Audrey and Arden Flansburg and attends school at Lincoln McKinley. Alexis says she enjoys all the dance styles. She has been a fancy dancer and now is learning the Jingle dance. Alexis plays the violin, loves to sing, loves all sports, is learning to bead and said her favorite thing to do in the summer is swim. This summer she will be playing softball for Nault Plumbing. Her Native name is “White Eagle”.

  Lil Miss MSUN 2008-2009
 
     
Miss Indian MSUN Jr. Princess 2008-2009  

Miss Indian MSUN
Junior Princess
Roseann Saddler

Roseann is 11 years old and is a Chippewa Cree from Rocky Boy, Montana. Her parents are Corinna Ojeda & Fabian Saddler and her Grandmother is Candy Carter. Roseann attends school at Rocky Elementary and says she like to bead, play basketball, and swim. She is a Jingle dancer and loves powwows and cultural ceremonies.

 
     

Miss Indian MSUN
Senior Princess
Brueshana Jenae Grant

Brueshana is 14 years old and a freshman student at Havre High School. Shana is a Gros Ventre from Ft. Belknap and a Traditional dancer. In her spare time she says she likes to play basketball. Her Gros Ventre name is “Beaver Woman” and her Assiniboine name is “Sacred Cloud Woman”. Her parents are Bruce & Suzi Grant.

  Miss Indian MSUN Sr. Princess 2008-2009