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Oklahoma State University

About Sovereignty

Making Sovereignty Salient

Did you know that the 39 federally recognized sovereign nations located in Oklahoma enjoy equal nation status with the federal government?
Did you know that before conducting research within a tribal nation’s original treaty boundaries, it is best to consult with that nation’s Institutional Review Board?
Do you know appropriate protocol for engaging leadership, parents and students who are sovereign tribal nation members?

Learn more about tribal sovereignty by joining us for classes, symposia and on campus events.

Tribal Sovereignty Course (AMIS 4013) will be taught in Fall 2017.

Be sure to check the Events section on our home page for sovereignty focused events throughout the year.

Sovereignty video "I will"