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Pow Wow

Informal; a meeting, especially an urgent meeting. For example, a manager may have a pow wow with an employee who is underperforming to warn him about his situation.
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Long before the curious visitors arrive in Holland for an early September weekend, or at the other major Nipmuc powwow held on the Hassanamesit Reservation in Grafton each July, the fire is lit and tended to day and night.
August 2-4, 2013 Long Plain First Nation Competition Powwow Long Plain, Manitoba Info: 204-252-2731
Passer ainsi d'une lourde monographie (somme toute tres classique depuis les debuts de l'ethnomusicologie) a une ethnographie pointue du studio (qui inclut des considerations portant sur des parametres technologiques complexes) ne semble pas trop deranger Scales, qui se justifie en avancant qu'il a cherche << a analyser la production et la consommation des enregistrements de musique powwow comme une sorte de boucle fermee, ou chaque contexte influence l'autre et devient de plus en plus interdependant >> (243).
Belgard, who planned to drum and sing during the powwow, said the events are a good path to healing.
Tribal vice chairwoman Donna Yocum's family sometimes serves meals in homeless shelters and attends Thanksgiving powwows, which she said are regular powwows held at this time of year.
Fancy Shawl, the newest of all the powwow styles, began in the 1950s as a response to the way men danced faster, more vigorous forms such as the Grass Dance and Fancy Dance.
Tony was already familiar with Aquis Systems software, having used it with great success at Powwow, but the much larger scale of Nestle Waters UK and Powwow was a challenge of an entirely different dimension.
Most Indian families who came to Chicago have passed through the center, participated in a powwow there, attended a funeral, ate at a potluck or used a particular service provided by an Indian agency in the area," said Romero.
Tribal Voice Inc has won another major endorsement for its PowWow instant messaging client in the form of an OEM deal with CMGI Inc's AltaVista portal, ComputerWire has learned.
A powwow is a gathering where Native Americans from all over come to dance, play the drums, sing, and just be together.
5-6 7th Annual Kentucky Native American Heritage Museum Honoring Our Veterans Powwow.