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Bleak Linguistic Future

During each of my University of Guam classes, one of my last lectures revolves around language revitalization. When I first started doing this, my students were quite confused. 325 more words

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Native Language Camps - Application Deadline Today!

The application deadline for this summer’s Native Language Camps has been extended to this Wednesday, June 10. Language-learners of all ages and abilities are invited to apply for the… 127 more words

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Allan Hayton Named Language Revitalization Program Director

Allan Hayton has been named director of Doyon Foundation’s language revitalization program. Hayton, who assumed the role in late May, will lead the program, which was established in 2012 to revitalize Interior Native languages and make language-learning opportunities available to all… 232 more words

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Dream of Wild Health Talk Summary Available, Tar Sands Protest, and More!

Diane Wilson, author and executive director of Dream of Wild Health, spoke to Healing Minnesota Stories in April to a standing-room only crowd. A summary of her talk… 603 more words

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New Scholarship Opportunities for ATALM 2015 (Language)

Thanks to generous support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, ATALM now has scholarship funds to help tribal members who are engaged in language programs attend the International Conference of Indigenous Archives, Libraries, and Museums in Washington, DC — September 9-15, 2015. 135 more words

Language Revitalization

Alaska Native resources available on a new SASC microsite

Announcing a new Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center microsite:

Sharing Knowledge Alaska

http://www.mnh.si.edu/arctic/html/sharing-knowledge-alaska/Index.html

Featuring educational videos on:

· Sewing salmon skin

· Stitching, wrapping and weaving porcupine quill… 44 more words

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