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Exciting Internship Opportunity in Oral History Preservation

The Seminole Tribe of Florida Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum is looking for interns or volunteers to assist with the digital indexing of its Oral History Collection. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in language and culture preservation, indigenous art and … Continue reading

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Language Preservation Summit Venue

Join us at the Radisson Fort McDowell Resort in March for the Native American Language Preservation Summit! This beautiful resort in the Sonoran Desert, adjacent to the Fort McDowell Casino, offers a wide variety of luxuries and amenities which includes … Continue reading

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Metaphorically Speaking

Though we may seldom think about it, metaphors play a huge role in the way we speak and the way we think. English expressions such as “thinking outside the box” or “dodging the bullet” are obvious examples of common metaphors … Continue reading

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Register for the Native American Language Preservation Summit!

Details regarding Falmouth’s third annual Native American Language Preservation Summit are now online! Join us for Indian Country’s premier Language Preservation Summit, with new speakers and topics and a full day of grants training from our featured guests, Potlatch Fund. … Continue reading

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The Myaamia Project

Created in 2001, the Myaamia Project seeks to advance the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma’s language and cultural revitalization efforts.  What makes it different from many similar efforts is that the Myaamia Project is a joint venture between Miami University, located … Continue reading

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Falmouth’s Language Preservation Summit– Exciting News!

We are very happy to announce the dates of our third annual Language Preservation Summit! The Summit will be held March 28-30, 2011 at the beautiful Radisson Fort McDowell Resort in Scotsdale, AZ! This incredible property is owned by the … Continue reading

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