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Cherokee Heritage Center
2/4/16
The Cherokee language is one of North America’s healthiest native languages primarily due to its extensive documentation throughout history...
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Gilbert Cordova/Cronkite News
2/4/16
Learning a new language can be hard, especially when the language is as scarce and complicated as the Navajo language...
Maurice Limberhand Grandson Oliver Seminole
Montana DPHHS
1/20/16
After his stroke, when Maurice Limberhand couldn’t find the words in English, he turned to his native Cheyenne language...
Rick Kearns
5/29/15
Saving indigenous languages by recording them and then issuing a challenge online has inspired thousands of people to reciprocate by posting videos onto YouTube in the last year; t...
Sonya Atalay UMass Amherst
UMass Amherst
12/23/14
A University of Massachusetts Amherst anthropologist has received a major fellowship award to master the endangered Anishinaabemowin language of Native American Ojibwe tribal commu...
Rick Kearns
9/21/14
Indigenous children in Mexico can now learn their mother tongues with specialized computer games, helping to prevent the further loss of those languages across the country...
ʻAha Pūnana Leo
9/20/14
The Administration for Native Americans has awarded the ʻAha Pūnana Leo Hawaiian language nest preschools in Hawaii a $300,000 grant for the first year of a three-year grant projec...
Richard Clark Eckert
8/29/14
Deaf First Peoples are viewing a recent Indian Country Today Media Network article with contempt as the article promotes a nocuous paradigm called auditory verbal training, sometim...
Tanya H. Lee
6/30/14
The U.S. Census Bureau’s 2006–2010 American Community Survey report shows that of the 2.4 million people in the U.S...
Office of Sen. Tim Johnson
5/13/14
Senators Tim Johnson (D-SD) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced the Native American Languages Reauthorization Act of 2014...

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