Shania Spencer, 16, is set to reign as Miss Sherman for the 2013-14 year.
Photo by Xaltiska Multimedia
Shania Spencer tearfully accepted her crown as the 2013-14 Miss Sherman during the high school's 28th annual pageant in Riverside, Calif.
The all-Native American high school's newest royalty is the 16-year-old vice president of the the White Rose singers. She hales from Jeddito, Ariz. and is a member of the Navajo Nation. Last year, she served as Headwoman for the Sherman Pow Wow.
Bird singers share with the San Diego State University campus.
Photo by Terria Smith
This year's 42nd annual Iipay Tipay Mateyum Powwow on the San Diego State University campus was followed up by a Bird Gathering. Bird singers came from nations including the Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians and the San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians to share their ancient traditional music on Sunday, April 7. First Nations Experience television network was on the scene to interview the event organizers.
Stay tuned to the FNX channel to see the event featured soon!