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September 2016

30 September Community Coordination Program Demonstrates Possibilities of Instruction in Native Languages by Colleen Billiot U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

30 September The survival of Australia's endangered languages – an audio-photo essay The Guardian Australia

30 September Tlingit elders recall forced boarding school history, language suppression by Clara Miller Juneau Empire

30 September Nama dictionary launched to help revive language by Ulrich Hendriks SABC

29 September Can Facebook save endangered languages? By Seth Fiegerman CNN

29 September Quechua classes give students a look into indigenous culture by Brian Zhong The Daily Pennsylvanian

28 September Language Opportunities at SOAS University of London by SOAS University of London Asian Correspondent

27 September Royals urged to push Canada on indigenous solution by Dirk Meissner and Laura Kane The Canadian Press

27 September How to preserve Indigenous languages for the next generation by Patricia Treble Macleans

27 September Video game offers new life to ancient Indigenous language ABC Radio

26 September From Making Videos to Digital Activism: Learning Experiences in the Mískitu and Mayangna Languages by LaToya Hinton Rising Voices

26 September Good response to Beaver language session by Svjetlana Mlinarevic Daily Herald Tribune

26 September Bethel schools get $1.5M language proficiency grant News Miner

25 September Let’s end English obsession by Enock Shishenge News24

24 September 'Recognise mother tongue education' call Daily Express

24 September How Technology Can Save Rapidly Dying Languages by Joshua A. Krisch Vocativ

24 September Forget Spadina Road, it's Ishpadinaa: Toronto street signs highlight indigenous history by Gilbert Ngabo Toronto Metro News

23 September Chickasaw language takes OKC Civic Center stage Oct. 7 The Ada News

23 September Prince William and Kate to deliver book written in rare native tongue to indigenous children by Allan Woods The Star

22 September Lower Kuskokwim School District gets language proficiency grant by Charles Enoch KTVA Alaska

22 September Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students by Mattie Hjelseth DL Online

22 September RUTAS Festival brings Shakespeare with a twist to Toronto by May Warren Metro News

22 September Native American Linguist Wins $625,000 ‘Genius Grant’ Language Magazine

21 September Language quality continues to rise – Manu Kōrero Judge by Dean Nathan Maori Television

21 September Keeping our linguistic diversity alive Dhaka Tribune

21 September Mother tongue powerful tool for learning — Adenan Borneo Post

20 September Emojis Created for and by Indigenous Peoples in Latin America by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

20 September Only seven people in the world speak this Kenyan language—and now they are trying to save it by Lily Kuo Quartz Africa

20 September The Importance of Preserving and Promoting Languages: A Liberal Arts Perspective by Michael Zimmerman Huffington Post

19 September U.S. Department of Education Awards Nearly $3 Million to Provide Effective Instruction, Support for Native American, Alaska Native Children who are English Learner Students U.S Department of Education

19 September Oneida Nation of the Thames council eyes saving language by Jennifer O’Brien London Free Press

19 September First English-Ojibwa bilingual school in Manitoba by Ligia Braidotti Winnipeg Free Press

18 September MSU granted $1.2 million to teach less-common languages by Brigid Kennedy The State News

17 September One of last speakers of Cd’A language dies CDA Press

17 September Goulburn Art Gallery is Speaking Colours Aboriginal Art Directory

16 September Residential school survivor Michael Cachagee reflects on bid to strip children of mother tongue, culture by Patricia Baker Saultstar.com

16 September Moose Cree in Context: First Nation overcomes funding challenges, rethinks language revitalization by Lauren Wildgoose Intercontinental Cry

16 September Tata Steel's efforts to promote tribal language appreciated Money Control

15 September Tribe receives language curriculum grant Tahlequah Daily Press

15 September Speaking Colour’s exhibition, a celebration of Aboriginal culture by Mariam Koslay Goulburn Post

15 September Nisenan Rock Opera 'Something Inside Is Broken' to Commence Three-State Tour on September 22 by Frances Madeson Indian Country Today

15 September There's a massive artwork in the Botanic Gardens right now by Dee Jefferson Timeout

14 September Visitors from Hawaii Help Ojibwe School by Zach Richie Fox 21KQDS14 September Visitors from Hawaii Help Ojibwe School by Zach Richie Fox 21 KQDS

14 September The Loss of Language by Max Leighton Pacific Standard

13 September Juneau organization to launch Native language program News Miner

13 September Sealaska Heritage Institute Releases Tlingit Language and Games Apps by ICTMN Staff Indian Country Today Media Network

13 September Jerrinja Exposed - A Creative Project set to launch in Nowra South Coast Register

13 September The painstaking work of translating Alaska's ballot into Native languages by Devin Kelly Alaska Dispatch News

12 September Grant funds expansion of 3-year language revitalization program — and ‘a whole different worldview’ by Lakeidra Chavis KTOO Public Media

12 September Oneida language immersion program approved for funding by Jennifer O’Brien London Free Press

12 September Saving a language, culture by Svjetlana Minarevic Daily Herald Tribune

11 September Learning the Anishinabe language brings sisters together by Martha Troian CBC Radio

10 September Bolivia Prepares Literacy Programs in 36 Indigenous Languages Telesur

9 September Countering the claims about Australia’s Aboriginal number systems by Claire Bowern The Conversation

9 September Language issues continue to mar schools The Times

9 September Akwa Ibom cultural pageant receives boost World Stage Group

9 September Tongan MC keeps the language alive by Indira Stewart Radio New Zealand

9 September How These Indigenous Rappers Are Using Hip-Hop To Preserve Their Language by Carolina Moreno The Huffington Post

8 September Endangered Vanuatu language stays mobile Radio New Zealand

8 September Tlingit linguist Lance Twitchell receives Judson L. Brown award by Mike Dunham ADN.com

8 September Indigenous literacy: desert blooms with natural storytellers by Emily Ritchie The Australian

7 September Kerala Man on a Mission to Create Dictionary of Adivasi Dialects by Haritha John The Quint

6 September We talk in Wubuy but children reply in Kriol – Numbulwar school on a language rescue mission by Helen Davidson The Guardian

6 September Facebook’s Addition of Hausa Language to Options Sets Precedent by Caroline Theuri Face2Face Africa

5 September Doyon Foundation receives language revitalization grant News Miner

5 September Q&A: Shakespeare's Sonnet 127 Was Read In An Indigenous Language And It Was Awesome by Emily Brooks Huffington Post

5 September Quebec's first off-reserve Indigenous school opens in Saguenay by Elysha Enos CBC News

5 September Indigenous family bans English to preserve culture by Lynn Desjardins Radio Canada International

5 September Ngaya Ngyamitjimitang. This is all I can say in my own language, and it is painful for me by Jakelin Troy The Guardian

4 September Battle to save Yoruba language by Sina Fadare The Nation

3 September Call for trainee teachers to learn native language by Kalesi Mele Fiji Times

3 September Ya pulingina. Bringing these words to life is an extension of our identity by Monica Tan The Guardian

3 September Pakana woman Fanny Cochrane Smith speaking her Indigenous language in 1899 The Guardian

2 September Why I’m on a Mission to Save Endangered Languages by Tribalingual Glossy News

2 September Saving Secwepemctsin: There’s an app for that by Andrea Klassen KTW

2 September Cultural card game revives Indigenous Pilbara language by Tangiora Hinaki ABC News

2 September Introducing 'Noongarpedia' – Australia's first Indigenous Wikipedia by Monica Tan The Guardian

1 September Sun’aq Tribe to open Alutiiq immersion school for children by Kayla Desroches KTOO Public Media

1 September New apps help people learn Alaska Native language News Miner

1 September The Remarkable Diversity Of Queens, As Seen Through Its Disappearing Languages by Meg Miller Co.Design

1 September Yamandhu marang? Language does not belong to people, it belongs to country by Monica Tan  The Guardian