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September 2014

30 September PSS to address lack of teachers in native languages by Richelle Agpoon-Cabang Marianas Variety

30 September ‘Displaced’ Author Rusell Kaschula on “Re-imagining the Grammar of Local Languages” By Linette Books Live UNISA Press

29 September Literacy awards honour Aboriginal language teachers by Dali Carmichael Northern Journal

28 September The natural law of languaes: Use it  - or lose it (2) by Onwuchekwa Jemie Business Day Media

28 September Language list omitted Native Americans by Jon Walker Argus Leader

27 September N.W.T. doctors say language is barrier to good health CBC News North

27 September Children’s books feature Washoe language by Sarah Hauck Nevada Appeal

26 September Tribal Nations Symposium Oct. 13 at UW UW News

26 September Navajo language fluency is a ‘reasonable’ requirement for president, tribal Supreme Court says by James Fenton The Daily Times

26 September Three European languages that you didn’t know existed by Emma Garland The Guardian

23 September Judge orders election translation for Alaska Natives by The Associated Press CBC News North

23 September Saving Languages Through Korean Soap Operas By Ross Eveleth The Atlantic

22 September Language Becomes Key Issue in Navajo Presidential Race By Laurel Morales Fronteras

22 September UA Anthropologist Earns Fullbright to Continue Language Preservation in Russia By Yara Askar UA News

22 September 5 Questions with Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project’s Jennifer C. Weston By Peter Balonon-Rosen WBUR

22 September Describing Pain in Hospitals Without Indigenous Language Services By Eduardo Avila Global Voices Online

22 September Judge orders state to add language help for voters in Alaska villages By Richard Mauer Alaska Dispatch News

22 September Linguistics receive $260,000 grant to study endangered Irish language By Scott Rappaport UCSC Newscentre

21 September The natural law of languages: Use it – or lose it (1) By Onwuchekwa Jemie Business Day

21 September Rep Millett: Delaying Alaska Native language bill for AFN conference not political timing By Charisse Millett Alaska Dispatch News

21 September Saving Native Languages and Culture in Mexico with Computer Games By Rick Kearns Indian Country

20 September $300K Grant for Hawaiian Language Preschools to Increase Proficiency By ‘Aha Punana Leo Indian Country

19 September Some languages in Nepal in danger of disappearing By Aidemaro Romero Jr. The Intelligencer

19 September Aboriginal Issues get Royal Treatment at Nipissing University By Chris Dawson Bay Today

19 September The Indigenous Language Challenge By Colleen M Fitzgerald Huffington Post

19 September New show champions Chamorro language: ‘Nihi!’ targets children ages 5 to 9 By Lacee A. C. Martinez Guampdn

18 September How non-Indigenous allies can support Indigenous struggle By Apihtawikosisan Rabble

18 September Supporting Michif Language and Culture in Kamloops Market Wired

18 September Diné language app offered for mobile users By Shondiin Silversmith Najavo Times

18 September Zimbabwe: Our Native Languages Matter too By Shaun Matesheza All Africa

17 September Indigenous Scholar program taking a new turn at Northeastern State By Sidney Van Wyk Tahlequah Daily Press

17 September Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik releases book “Languages and Cultural Diversity” By Bhubaneswar Dish a Diary

17 September Should there be a TV channel just for sign language users? by William Mager BBC News

16 September How a 17th Century Bible is Helping to Revive a Native-American Language By Mark Hay Good

16 September Belfast’s role in Manx language revival BBC News

16 September Isle of Lewis: Language and life inside the Outer Hebrides by Rick Faragher BBC News

16 September BDP Diyarbakir chair unlocks closed school educating in Kurdish Today’s Zaman

16 September Czech expats seek to strengthen language skills by Ruth Fraňková Radio Praha

16 September How a 17th Century Bible is Helping to Revive a Native-American Language by Mark Hay GOOD Magazine

16 September Find ebola health information in your local home language on Wikipedia by Charlie Fripp htxt.aftica

16 September Long delay in signing Alaska Native language bill is pure politics by Dermot Cole Alaska Dispatch News

16 September Researchers Try to Save Some Middle-Eastern Languages From Extinction by Benjamin Plackett Al-Fanar Media

16 September Crowdsourcing Subtitles for Endangered Languages National Geographic

16 September Language speaks to Westdale children Northern Daily Leader

16 September Russians visit Standing Rock to talk native language by Dave Thompson Prairie Public News

15 September University graduate works to uncover Houma language by Kelsey Bordelon The Daily Reveille

15 September Minors Fleeing Central America Face Shaky Transition to U.S. Schools Nona Willis Aronowitz NBC News

15 September Little-Known Indigenous Group from Mexico Lays Roots on Staten Island by Amanda Farinacci NY1

15 September IU Researcher Working to Preserve Endagered Language By Network Indiana WBAA

15 September How to respect and live in two worlds The Guardian

14 September Evolve a mother tongue-based bilingual system: Kambar The Hindu

14 September In Maine, the Penobscot dictionary project rises again by Britt Peterson The Boston Globe

12 September A Native Tongue: Free classes help keep Cherokee language alive by Kevin Kinder NWA Online

12 September Zimbabwe: The Language, Culture and Development Matrix by Lovemore Ranga Mataire All Africa

11 September IU researcher looks to save endangered language WishTV

11 September Premier of ‘Navajo Star Wars’ centrepiece of Native language institute program University of Texas Native American Times

10 September Support for Ojibway Language Learning: Government of Canada Provides Funding to the Riverton and District Friendship Centre Market Wired

9 September Nigeria: Institute introduces weekend classes for Indigenous language learning Daily Independent

9 September State Presents Election Translation Plan by Daysha Eaton Alaska Public Media

9 September Native Lands & Culture Courier Journal

9 September Grant funds IU project to preserve endangered Ayook language in Mexico IU Bloomington Newsroom

9 September Project aims to preserve Native American languages in Montana by Tim McGonial

8 September Mi’gmaq community works to revitalize language by Janna Bryson McGill Daily

8 September Bdote Learning Center opens in South Minneapolis by Laura Waterman Wittstock The Circle

8 September Obijwe Language and Culture Camp Held at Ponemah by Michael Meuers The Circle

5 September Native language immersion makes students better by Teresa L. McCarty Indian Country Today Media Network

4 September Native American tribes in Alaska receive grants to preserve language by Administration for Children & Families Native American Times

3 September Native language speakers win voting rights lawsuit against state by Richard Mauer Alaska Dispatch News

3 September Oglala native language program gets grant Argus Leader

3 September Voices of the land: In Port Augusta, an Israeli linguist is helping the Barngarla people reclaim their language By Anna Goldsworthy The Monthly

2 September Economic success 'drives language extinction' by Rebecca Morelle BBC News

2 September ABC Radio is Broadcasting In Two Indigenous Languages Now, Continues To Be the Absolute Best By Alex McKinnon Junkee

2 September Use of indigenous languages, solution to SSCE failure trend By Wale Akinselure Nigerian Tribune

2 September Radio Station in New York Promotes Kichwa Language in US TeleSur

1 September Finding lost identity in Aboriginal languages By Alexia Attwood ABC WA

1 September San language lobbyist Banini Moyo dies Bulawayo 24

1 September Tongan Language Week encourages Tongan NZers to nurture native tongue By Numia Ponika-Rangi Maori Television