Southern Utah University would like to honor the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah by including a portrait of a PITU Tribal Member(s) to their Hall of Honor.
The Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah Tribal Council has nominated five (5) individuals based on their accomplishments and work performed on behalf of the Paiute people.
- Travis Parashonts
- Geneal Anderson
- Betty Cuch
- McKay & Earl Pikyavit
- Group portrait of key individuals involved in the Restoration of the Tribe: Travis Parashonts, McKay Pikyavit, Clifford Jake, Beverly Snow, Patrick Charles
The PITU Tribal Council is asking that all PITU enrolled members vote for the individual(s) they would like to see honored in the Hall of Honor. Voting is electronic and can be done here. You may only vote once. All votes must be submitted by September 30th, 2022 at 5:00pm MST.
Join us for the Southern Paiute Fall Gathering on September 30 & October 1! This two-day event will include exciting, educational information regarding the culture of Southern Paiutes and current preservation efforts.
Food will be provided for participants who register by September 26! To see the agenda and to register online, please click here: https://pitu.gov/fall-gathering/.
Tribal Council was held Monday, September 12th. It was a good meeting, and we want to thank all who joined. The following individuals presented:
-Jeffrey Mangrum, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation
-Amanda McCutcheon & Autumn Gillard, Southern Paiute Universe
-Emily Soderborg, BYU Arts
-Darlene Arrum, Kanosh Band of Paiutes
-James Emery, Utah Paiute Housing Authority
Please join us in person or via Zoom for the next meeting, which will be held on October 3rd, 2022.