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Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/24/16
If you build them, they will come. It began, as many things do, with a conversation...
hawaii-naca-students-bake-kalua
Lyla June Johnston
6/20/16
Indigenous educators at Native American Community Academy in Albuquerque, New Mexico are (once again) taking education to the next level...
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Kiros A.B. Auld
5/30/16
Some 200 Natives attended a showing of Finding Nemo in the Navajo Language at the Regal Majestic Downtown in Silver Spring, Maryland on April 21 and 22...
cherokee-heritage-center-language-exhibit
Roy Boney Jr.
3/18/16
The story of how Sequoyah invented the Cherokee syllabary and how literacy quickly spread through the Cherokee Nation in the early 19th century has been told many times, but how ou...
lakota-summer-institute
ICTMN Staff
2/18/16
The 10 th annual Lakota Summer Institute will be held June 6 to 24 at Sitting Bull College in Fort Yates, North Dakota...
cherokee-heritage-center-language-exhibit
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...
cronkite-alray-mariano-navajo-language
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...

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