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May 1, 2014 – Dynamic Women's Conference

The 2014 Chickasaw Nation Dynamic Women's Conference & Forum was held at the Artesian Hotel and Chickasaw Cultural Center on April 17.

May 1, 2013 - Dynamic Women's Conference and Forum

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Every year the Chickasaw Nation holds a Dynamic Woman of the Year Conference and Forum. This year, the conference is held at the McSwain Theatre.

October 2011 - "Dynamic Chickasaw Women"

"Dynamic Chickasaw Women" chronicles five stories of Chickasaw women in the Great Depression era.

May 15, 2011 – Dynamic Women of the Chickasaw Nation Conference

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Every year, the Chickasaw Nation honors a woman who represents its strong matriarchal heritage.

January 15, 2011 – Dynamic Woman of the Year

Millie Blackmon is a role model to anyone who faces challenges while trying to complete an education and achieve career success.

The Influence of Chickasaw Women

Lisa Billy was surrounded by strong Chickasaw women whose examples served to reinforce the idea that she was every bit as capable as her male peers.

Dynamic Chickasaw Women

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The Chickasaw Nation medical system employs many women — thanks to those who, in the past, broke barriers.

Role Balance of Chickasaw Men and Women

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LaDonna describes the balance achieved in traditional Chickasaw society.

Strong Female Roles Create Balance

Lisa Billy speaks to the collaborative efforts of both men and women in traditional Chickasaw culture.

Chickasaw Women Held Positions of Power and Respect

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The matrilineal structure meant most property belonged to Chickasaw women, not men.

Chickasaw Women: Cultural Treasures

Three generations of Chickasaw women reflect on their cultural heritage and its importance in their lives.