STUDENT ROYALTY FROM SGUFeb 15th, 2008 | By tcj | Category: 19-3: Beyond Our Names: Uncovering Identity, Tribal College News
Shere Lynn Wright (Sicangu Lakota/Rosebud Sioux), 26, was selected as the 15th Miss Indian Nations during the United Tribes International Powwow. Wright is a student at Sinte Gleska University (SGU, Mission, SD) from Rosebud, SD. She has twice been selected Miss SGU Wikoshkalaka (Young Woman). In an essay, Wright wrote that she is proud to be Native American. “I come from humble surroundings and have empathy for the people and can relate to them.” Photo by Dennis Neumann.