Elk Mound Students Receive Lessons on Ho-Chunk Culture

By Kaili Berg

     On Thursday, October 20, the Ho-Chunk Nation hosted an educational session for Elk Mound 7th graders at the District 1 Community Center with the Ho-Chunk Nation Museum and Cultural Center, Cultural Resource Division, and the Department of Natural Resources.

     President Marlon WhiteEagle welcomed the students into a morning filled with Ho-Chunk culture. Students gathered together to learn about Ho-Chunk history, and lessons on preserving the environment and tree identification on tribal land.