Amerrique Mountains
Schoolchildren are taught that the Americas are named after...
Mooselookmeguntic Lake Oquossoc Maine
Part one of the tale of indigenous names ended with the...
Denali National Park View Mountain
What’s in a name?  that which we call a rose By any other...
Code talkers in the United States have been storied,...
Language Preservation Reno Sparks Indian Colony
Stacey Burns says a transformation has taken place within...
Natasha Kanapé Fontaine, a young Innu poet from Baie-Comeau...
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Decolonial Atlas Arapaho Map
Alysa Landry
Alaska Natives have at least eight different names for the highest mountain peak in North America...
Washoe Tribe Head Start Pine Nuts
Christina Rose
The traditional arts of building canoes and fishing traps, making rabbit fur blankets, and pine nut picking are celebrated in the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California’s Language P...
Squaw Valley Snowboarding
Vincent Schilling
Though the origin of the word “squaw” is a topic that has been debated over the years, the idea behind it has a certain negative connotation for our sacred Native women...
Susie Edwardson Elder Della Cheney
Christina Rose
Schools, universities, and organizations throughout Indian country are working towards revitalizing endangered indigenous languages, but in Ketchikan, Alaska, it is the community t...
RIT Symposium Native Languages
A symposium to discuss the documentation, conservation and revitalization of American Indian Languages will be held Friday, April 17, at Rochester Institute of Technology’s Center ...
Ojibwemowin Sugar Bush
Michael Meuers
A mixture of elders/first speakers, teachers, and staff for Red Lake’s Ojibwemowin Advisory Committee attended their monthly meeting at Oshki-maajitaadaa (New Beginnings) in Redby,...
Standing Bear Head Start Reading Osage Nation
Geneva HorseChief-Hamilton
New leadership for the Osage Nation has brought a new focus for the needs of Osage elders and youth...
What Is Language Revitalization
YouTube user Susie, a Haida speaker from Alaska, sits down to discuss basic definitions of what language revitalization actually is...
Alysa Landry
Navajo is the most widely spoken of all Native American languages, and it is often called one of the most beautiful...
Lakota Nest Dress Up
Christina Rose
“There is more to an immersion school than simply bringing in elders and having them teach the chidren,” said Sunshine Carlow, education manager of Lakȟól’iyapi Wahóȟpifor, the Lak...