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'Scalp Out Cancer' Is Now 'Shave'
Holiday Depression ... You’re Not Alone!
Native Youth Restore River Habitat
NTU Culinary Students Pass Certification
Arce First Indian Country Legal Fellow
2014 in Arts and Entertainment, Part I
Haida Weaver Speaks on Archaeology
2014’s Not to Be Forgotten Stories
North West Diamonds, North Korea Demands
NETWG to Strengthen Gov. Relations
EPA Steps in on WA Water Quality Rules
What Happened This Year In Education?
The Trail of the Turtle
Big Deal Casino Academy Opens
Video: Climate Change and Health
Our Native Children Are Not Poverty Porn
Grants for Research at Cahokia Mounds
Saginaw Grant to Receive Award
Moapa Paiute Solar Project Rejected
Cherokee Elders Share Christmas Stories
Thing About Skins
Language Preservation Efforts and a Birch Bark Canoe Build at UMass Amherst
A University of Massachusetts Amherst anthropologist has received a major fellowship award to master the endangered Anishinaabemowin language of Native American Ojibwe tribal commu...
Saving Native Languages and Culture in Mexico With Computer Games
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...
$300K Grant for Hawaiian Language Preschools to Increase Proficiency
ʻAha Pūnana Leo
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...
Sign Languages: A Forgotten Part of Tribal Cultures
Richard Clark Eckert
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...
7 Most Popular Native American Languages in U.S.
Tanya H. Lee
The U.S. Census Bureau’s 2006–2010 American Community Survey report shows that of the 2.4 million people in the U.S...
Johnson, Murkowski Introduce Native Languages Bill
Office of Sen. Tim Johnson
Senators Tim Johnson (D-SD) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced the Native American Languages Reauthorization Act of 2014...
How Linguists Are Pulling Apart the Bering Strait Theory
Over the past few weeks, new scientific discoveries have rekindled the debate over the Bering Strait Theory. Two of the discoveries were covered recently in Indian Country Today ...
Last Monolingual Chickasaw Citizen Walks On at 93
Emily Johnson Dickerson, a full blood Chickasaw who spoke only the Chickasaw language her entire life, died at her Ada, Oklahoma home on Monday, December 30, 2013. She was 93...
Leader in Preserving Blackfoot Language Darrell Kip Walks On
Darrell Robes Kipp was an educator, historian, author, filmmaker and a co-founder of the Piegan Institute in Browning, Montana...
The Challenges of Learning Your Language
A colleague asked me a pretty legitimate question the other day. “Do you know your language?” It was a good question...
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