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October 2016

31 October Guam to open Chamorro language school Radio New Zealand

31 October Indigenous Languages, Migration, and Multilingualism in Fall 2016 Canadian Poetry Special Feature by K.T. Billey Asymptote

30 October Adults shamed from speaking indigenous languages hold key to revival, survival by Dirk Meissner Toronto Metro

29 October $2.5 Million Funding Available for Native American Language Preservation, Maintenance by Myra Tugade Targeted News Service

28 October Tribal Education: The Rigidity of the Written Word Hard News Media

28 October Promoting language classes on Akwesasne by Todd Hambleton Cornwall Standard-Freeholder

28 October Mohawk tribal survey to help strengthen Kanien’ké:ha/Mohawk Language Native News Online

28 October Revitalizing campus spaces with Indigenous language, art by Anne Craig Queen’s Gazette

28 October Nigeria: Before Indigenous Languages Go Extinct All Africa

28 October This message is brought to you in a language you may not understand by Gina Fairley Arts Hub

28 October Irish language education strategy in Gaeltacht areas launched by Éanna Ó Caollaí Irish Times

28 October The diversity of Native American languages by Mike Dunn Sheridan Press

28 October Maori language exponents set to shine at national awards by Deena Coster Taranaki Daily News

27 October Banting fellows shed light on Indigenous language, orca survival UVic News

27 October Chamorro language immersion program approved by Haidee V Eugenio Pacific Daily News

27 October CSKT Language Summit brings together tribes with unified mission by B.L. Azure Char-Koosta News

27 October Tribal Language School Wins $890,000 Grant by Sam Houghton Mashpee Enterprise

27 October Unlocking the Creole mystery! Seychelles launches research institute to create awareness of Creole origin, identity by Sharon Uranie Seychelles Newsagency

27 October Meskwaki language project commenced by Ana Lopez Luther College Chips

27 October Language recovery effort buoys the Miami tribe by Kobi Levin The Joplin Globe

27 October Google hands out more than $5m to Australian not-for-profits for innovation by Alison Branley ABC News

27 October First Nations Development Institute Awards $432,000 to Support 24 Native Youth Programs EIN News

26 October Breathing life back into language National Science Foundation

26 October Aboriginal radio station to revive K'omoks language by Deborah Wilson CBC News

26 October Nunavut student allegedly punished for speaking Inuktitut, says MLA by Elise Skura CBC News

26 October The plight of the regional languages by Saad Shaukrat Chaudhry Daily Times

26 October Non-overlapping magisteria by Isa Kelley Bowman The Guam Daily Post

26 October Indigenous arts take centre stage in Wesley Enoch's first Sydney Festival by Andrew Taylor The Sydney Morning Herald

25 October In a Disney First, 'Moana' Will Be Translated Into Tahitian Language by Katie Roberts Moviefone

25 October Why We Should Preserve Our Minority Languages by Adam Manuel The Huffington Post

25 October Biripi traditional language immersion day at Saltwater Wingham Chronicle

25 October Exhibition will highlight B.C.’s native languages by Tracey Herbert Times Colonist

25 October Maintain integrity of native languages, races – Ewon Borneo Post

25 October The death of regional languages by Taj Nabi Khan The Nation

25 October Tokelauan leader asks parents to use language more in homes Radio New Zealand

25 October Survival of a language starts in the home - Tokelauan leader Radio New Zealand

25 October Indigenous dictionary project aims to keep endangered languages alive by James Tindale The Australian

24 October The sound of lost languages by Fran Kelly ABC Radio

24 October The English Language's Roots in Native American Vocabulary by Charity Nebbe and Diviin Huff Iowa Public Radio

24 October Language endangerment in multilingual Indonesia by Sujardin Syarifudden The Jakarta Post

24 October Shark Bay traditional owners sing in language not heard for decades by Chris Lewis and Leah McLennan ABC News

24 October Grade 8 student tells federal minister he teaches indigenous language course by The Canadian Press Lethbridge Herald

24 October Grade 8 B.C. student tells minister he teaches Indigenous language course by Dirk Meissner CBC News

23 October Aboriginal educator questions State Government language revitalisation program by Carla Mascarenhas ABC News

23 October Neto's Tucson: Preserving O'odham language, culture though children's books by Ernesto Portillo Jr. Tucson

22 October Governor inaugurates All India Santali Writers’ Conference by Jamshedpur The Avenue Mail

21 October Elders encourage youth to learn Inupiaq by Shady Grove Oliver The Arctic Sounder

21 October Bucknell Team Works to Revitalize Lakota Language and Culture by Matthew Beltz Bucknell University

21 October David Bowie songs being performed in Irish at Dún Laoghaire gig by Shane Harrison BBC News

21 October Sensual performance brings to life The (Post) Mistress’s beautiful vision by J. Kelly Nestruck The Globe and Mail

21 October Nunavut Inuit org asks MLAs to reconsider proposed education act reforms by Nunatsiaq News

21 October Reconciliation takes centre stage at CYFN debate by Pierre Chauvin Yukon News

21 October Larry Kimura by KAPA Radio Big Island Now

21 October Niuean community looks to youth to revive language by Indira Stewart Radio New Zealand

21 October At AFN, Native educators share vision of profound change and tribal schools by Lisa Demer Alaska Dispatch News

21 October Ecuador Workshop Connects Digital Activists for the Good of the Kichwa Language On the Internet by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

20 October What Indian language Wikipedias can do for greater open access in India by Subhashish Panigrahi Your Story

20 October Oba Ewuare II calls for inclusion of Edo language, history in schools’ curriculum Nigerian Observer News

20 October Respecting languages by Taj Nabi Khan The News International

19 October Objection to proposal for recognition of Kuki Tribal Dialect by James Haokip E-Pao

19 October Interactive Story Brings Life to Endangered Languages by admin34 Language Magazine

19 October Honouring our Indigenous people’s land and language by Stephanie Rogers Dal News

19 October School transition made easier with the help of Little J and Big Cuz by Rebecca Vukovic Teacher Magazine

19 October Foundation launches million-dollar plan to record Australia's songlines by Claire Slattery ABC News

18 October A Royal tech connect by Frances Learment Shoreline Beacon

17 October How Climate Change Threatens Endangered Languages and Cultures by Alison Kroulek k-international

17 October World's First Indigenous Poetry Festival Launches in Mexico Telesur

17 October The Last of the Mayans: Preserving Chiapas’ Indigenous Languages in the 21st Century by Jordan Bazak Council on Hemispheric Affairs

17 October Douglas Adams' Babel fish translator concept close to reality as language applications get smarter by Malcolm Sutton ABC News

17 October Revival of endangered aboriginal language empowers speakers in Yukon by Justin Giovannetti The Globe and Mail

16 October Alaskan city votes to take traditional Iñupiat Eskimo name The Guardian

15 October Alaska town votes to change to native name news.com

15 October Man helps revive lost Miami Native American language by Mary Mogan Edwards The Columbus Dispatch

14 October How the Miami Tribe got its language back by Carol Zall PRI

14 October Converting local dialects into language to educate children Shruti Tomar Hindustan Times

14 October Some People Really Do Whistle While They Work – Here’s Why Science Blog

14 October Salish School plans revolutionary approach with $1 million grant by Eli Francovich The Spokesman-Review

14 October Mino-akking, Mahn-a-waukke: What's the Origin of the Word 'Milwaukee'? By Bonnie Petrie WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio

14 October Indigenous People’s day Celebration seeks to revitalize culture, relationships by Kassandra Tuten Herald Review

13 October Salish School awarded $1 million to teach teens native language The Spokesman-Review

13 October A Language Revived by Kelsey Anne Rankin Eugene Weekly

13 October That’s not all folks, as Maldon Folk Festival festival branches out Bendigo Advertiser

13 October PDP launches four indigenous language twitter handles Today

13 October My grandmother’s lingo - electronic musician Kuren on maintaining indigenous language on Life Matters by Cassie McCullagh ABC Radio

12 October Education Self-Determination Superstars: Cochiti Pueblo Takes On Language-Learning by Lyla June Johnston Indian Country Today Media Network

12 October A Nigerian woman has turned to YouTube to keep her native language alive by Yomi Kazeem Quartz Africa

12 October Unconquered and Unconquerable: The Race to Save a Language by Kate Hayes Hot Toddy

12 October Bilingual education battle revived in Proposition 58 by Sharon Noguchi East Bay Times

10 October 'Igbos are no longer proud of their language' - Actor by Ayodele Johnson Pulse

10 October Salish Speakers Hope Phone App Can Help Preserve Their Language by Nicky Ouellet Montana Public Radio

10 October Renewed Sapsik'ʷałá grant supports tribal education by Cody Pinkston University of Oregon

10 October October 10 launches the City of Grand Rapid’s second annual Indigenous People’s Day celebration Herald Review

10 October Celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day With Rapper Frank Waln’s Anthemic “7” by Braudie Blais-Billie Fader

10 October Focus on endangered languages by Matt Pickles Oxford Arts Blog

10 October What does Indigenous People's Day mean to you? by Caroline Chamberlain and Bill Radke KUOW.org

9 October COLUMN: Don't celebrate Columbus by Kaitlynn Milvert Indiana Daily Student

9 October UOG to host Chamorro language-only candidate forum by Shawn Raymundo Pacific Daily News

8 October RGU conducts workshop on Tangam language documentation The Aranuchal Times

7 October Hmong, Punjabi language classes planned for Central High by Andrea Castillo The Fresno Bee

7 October Google Noto Fonts: Google Open Sources Typeface Family That Covers More Than 800 Languages by Horia Ungureanu Tech Times

7 October Voices from The Front Lines in Standing Rock V.2: Alayna Eagle Shield and Educating a New Generation of Revolutionaries by Gyasi Ross Indian Country Today Media Network

7 October Google Noto is a font with every language in human history by James Walker Digital Journal

6 October Language important to Blackfoot culture by J.W. Schnarr Leftbridge Herald

6 October How Determination And Technology Are Fostering The Chickasaw Language's Rebirth by Robin Young & Karyn Miller-Medzon KOSU

6 October 'Language is a gift': Elders hold key to preserving Indigenous languages CBC News

6 October Doris McLemore, Last Fluent Wichita Speaker, Walks On by Brian Daffron Indian Country Media Network

6 October Stunning animated game helps teach endangered Aboriginal language by Ariel Bogle Mashable

6 October What is language extinction and why should we care? Lauren Johnson NITV

6 October Bevacqua: Breathe life into Chamorro language by Michael Lujan Bevacqua Pacific News Daily

6 October Taking Indigenous languages online: can they be seen, heard and saved? by Greg Dickson The Conversation

6 October First Australian Indigenous-language video game offers new platform for ancient culture by Penny Travers ABC News

6 October What is My Grandmother's Lingo? NITV

5 October Govt to promote all native languages: Ghani Dawn

5 October Young Aussies Are Preserving Indigenous Language In The Coolest Way by Julia Naughton The Huffington Post

5 October Before Our Local Languages Go Extinct… by Linus Akpan The Tide News

5 October How one of America’s oldest languages landed in Denzel Washington’s latest film by Hannah Allam The News & Observer

4 October How universities can use language as a force for fundamental change The Conversation

4 October Boundless Together: Helping a language from getting lost Wisconsin Idea

4 October Standing Rock Protestors Speak On Panel, Advocate Against Dakota Access Pipeline by Antonella Nicholas Flat Hat News

4 October Can this Cambridge business save endangered languages from extinction? Cambridge News

3 October Fairbanks couple reflects on lifetime devoted to study of Alaska Native cultures by Max Buxton News Miner

3 October New Zealand launches Fijian Language Week Radio New Zealand

3 October 'House of Learning:' Northern B.C. university unveils new sign in Indigenous language by Andrew Kurjata CBC News

2 October Native apps: How digital technology is helping to preserve fading Native American languages Alli Joseph Salon

1 October Last of the Yaaku; saving East Africa's endangered tribe by Sam Charo Blasting News

1 October N.W.T. man behind nearly 300 Indigenous language books retiring by Mark Rendell CBC News

1 October Yawanawá tribe members try to save cultural heritage through concerts by Nancy Flores Austin American-Statesman