UPCOMING EVENTS

ISN PROGRAM AT APSA 2016: September - 4, 2016 in Philadelphia, PA

The Indigenous Studies Network (ISN) plans to put on one or more panels and a business meeting/networking session at the 2016 American Political Science Association (APSA) Meeting, September - 4, 2016 in Philadelphia, PA. For more information contact ISN Program Coordinators: Laura Evans, evansle@u.washington.edu (University of Washington) and Sheryl Lightfoot (University of British Columbia): sheryl.lightfoot@ubc.ca. Deadline for proposals for panels and papers may be More information about the APSA meeting is, or will be available, at: http://www.apsanet.org/,

WSSA 2016 AMERICAN INDIAN STUDIES SECTION PROGRAM, April 13-16, 2016

The American Indian Studies Section of the Western Social Science Association, at its 58 th meeting, expects to again have a full program of panels at the association's meeting at the 2016 conference in Reno, NV April 13-16. Paper/panel proposals for the American Indian Studies Section can either be submitted on line by going to: http://www.wssaweb.com, or by sending them (preferably by E-mail) to AIS section coordinators: Alisse Eli-Joseph: Alisse.Eli-Joseph@nau.edu, and Karen Jarratt-Snider: karen.jarratt-snider@nau.edu. Deadline for proposals, including abstracts, is December 1, 2015. Information, which will eventually include the preliminary program, can be accessed on line at: http://www.wssaweb.com.

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A list of Indigenous Language Conferences is kept at the Teaching Indigenous Languages web site at Northern Arizona University: http://www2.nau.edu and also among a large number of linguistic conferences of all types at: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-current.cfm?type=Conf, and for bilingual education in the U.S. (and some beyond) at Dual Language Education of New Mexico: http://www.dlenm.org.

The D'Arcy McNickle Center for American Indian and Indigenous Studies at the Newberry Library, in Chicago, has an on going Newberry Library Seminar in American Indian Studies on many Thursdays, 5:30-6:30 pm, as well as other occasional events. All papers are pre-circulated electronically to those who plan to attend the seminar. E-mail mcnickle@newberry.org or call (312)255-3564 to receive a copy of the paper. For more on this and other events at the Newberry Library go to: http://www.newberry.org/mcnickle/AISSeminar.html.

44th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest is September 10-13, 2015 at Lake Havasu, Arizona. For details go to: http://clas.ucdenver.edu/lasso/index.html.

Nagoya’s 2015 Fall Finance Training & Tribal Economics Conference is September 14-15, 2015. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

AFN Tribal Consultation is September 14, 2015, in Washington, DC: (HHS offices in the Humphrey Building) 370 L'Enfant Promenade, SW 7th Floor Multipurpose Room Aerospace Building, 2-West, Washington, DC 20447. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/events/2015/09/14/afn-tribal-consultation.

Emerging Native Leaders Summit 2015 is September 14-17, 2015 in Washington, DC. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/events

4th Barcelona Summer School on Bilingualism and Multilingualism Workshop (BOSOM) is in Barcelona. Spain, September 14-17, 2015, For details go to: inguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=194056, or contact: bilingualism.school@upf.edu.

Secretary's Tribal Advisory Committee is September 15-16, 2015, in Washington, DC. For details, visit: http://www.ncai.org/events/2015/09/15/secretary-s-tribal-advisory-committee.

NCAI Unity Days is September 16-18 in Washington, DC. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/events/2015/09/16/unity-days#.

NITA's 17th Annual Tax Conference is September 16-17, 2015 in Buffalo, NY. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

Language is Life: 12th Biennial Language is Life Gathering is in Sanger, CA, September 18-20, 2015. For information visit: http://www.aicls.org/events/.

12th Language is Life Biennial Conference is September 18-20, 2015, at Wonder Valley Ranch and Conference Center, Sanger, CA. For details, visit: http://www.aicls.org/.

National Indian Health Board (NIHB) Annual Consumer Conference is in the Nashville, TN Area,?September 21-22, 2015 (http://www.ncai.org/events/2015/09/21/nihb-annual-consumer-conference).

National Tribal Energy Summitt is September 23-25, 2015, in Washington, DC. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

Eighth Minnesota Indigenous Language Symposium is September 23-24, at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, located in Prior Lake, MN. For details go to: http://www.grassrootsindigenousmultimedia.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=69&Itemid=137, or http://conta.cc/12Rgb2u.

Colorado Association for Bilingual Education (CABE) is September 24-25, 2015, in Denver, CO. for details visit: http://www.cocabe.org.

Language and Language Teaching Conference (LLTC) 2015 is September 25-26, 2015, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. For details visit: https://sites.google.com/site/usdlltc/.

2nd International Festival of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEMfest), 27th September to 3rd October 2015, Saskatoon Canada. For details go to: http://wibf.ca/.

Australia: Keeping the Spirit Strong, 3rd National Indigenous Women's Conference is September 28-30, 2015, in Darwin, NT, Australia. For information visit: http://www.indigenousconferences.com/#!2015-mens-conference/c100l.

Australia: Many Stories, One People, National Indigenous Men's Conference is September 28-30, 2015, in Darwin, NT, Australia. For information visit: http://www.indigenousconferences.com.

IIPT India to Host Two Major Sessions as Part of the First ?Maharashatra International Travel Mart (MITM) is September 28-30, 2015. From September 28-30, 2015, the Department of Tourism, Government of Maharashtra, India is hosting the1st MITM in Mumbai and IIPT India is conducting two major sessions of 90 minutes each addressed by eminent Indian and international speakers including a senior representative of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) on the subjects of:?Tourism as a tool for prosperity and peace; The critical role of women in tourism and strategies for women empowerment. For details visit: http://www.iipt.org.

Annual, Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island may be in October or November 2015. For details go to: http://www.iitc.org/conferences-events/community-events/.

The Indigenous Studies Area of the Midwest Popular Culture Association at the annual Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference is,?October 1-4, 2015 at the?Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, 35 West Fifth Street, Cincinnati, OH, 45202 Phone: (513) 421-9100. For more information about the conference please visit the conference website at? www.mpcaaca.org/conference .

The National Association for Multicultural Education ( NAME ) is October 1-4, 2015, in New Orleans, Louisiana. For details visit: http://www.nameorg.org/2015_name_conference_name2015.php.

The Twelfth biannual International Conference on the Mediterranean Coastal Environment will be in Varna, Bulgaria during 6 – 10 October 2015. organized by MEDCOAST. For details contact: medcoast@medcoast.net, http://www.medcoast.net/.

IHS Tribal Self-Governance Advisory Committee is Oct 6-7, 2015 , in Washington, DC. For details, visit: http://www.ncai.org/events/2015/10/06/ihs-tribal-self-governance-advisory-committee.

NAICJA 2015 National Tribal Judicial and Court Personnel Conference is October  6-9, 2015 at Niagara Falls, NY, For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

DOI Self-Governance Advisory Committee is Oct 7-8, 2015, in Washington, DC. For details, visit: http://www.ncai.org/events/2015/10/07/doi-self-governance-advisory-committee.

The Music of Endangered Languages is October 7-10, in New Orleans, LA. For more information go to: http://www.ogmios.org/conferences/index.php.

Lost in Transmission? The Role of Attrition and Input in Heritage Language Development is at University of Redding, UK, October 8-9, 2015. For information go to: http://www.celmonline.org/?page_id=187.

8th Annual Tusweca Tiospaye 2015 Lakota Dakota Nakota Language Summit:  "Putting Our Minds Together to See What Life We Can Make For Our Children ," is October 8-10, 2015, at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, Rapid City, SD. For details visit: http://tuswecatiospaye.org/.

Australia: National Indigenous Say No to Domestic Violence Conference: Focus on a Brighter Future is at Mercure Gold Coast Resort 64 Palm Meadows Drive Carrara QLD 4211, Australia, October 7-9, 2015.

All India Conference on Regional Languages (AICORAL-2015) is at jalandhar (Punjab), India, October 10-12, 2015, For details visit: http://www.bhashaakademi.com.

Puliima National Indigenous Language and Technology Forum 2015 is October 12-16, at William Angles Institute Conference Centre, 555 La Trobe Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000, Melbourne, Australia. For details go to: http://www.puliima.com.

NIEA 2015 46 Annual Convention & Trade Show?is October 13-17, 2015 in Portland, OR. For details visit: http://www.niea.org, or http://niea.site-ym.com/events/event_list.asp.

Puliima 2015 (Fifth Indigenous Language and Technology Conference) is at Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, October 14-15, 2015. For information go to: http://www.puliima.com.

AFN Annual Convention is October 15-17, 2015 in Anchorage, AK. For details go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

National Conference on Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia in Native American Communities is October 15, 2015-16, 2015, in Scottsdale, AZ. For details go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

The 46th annual meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS 46) will be held at Concordia University on October 16-18, 2015. For details visit: http://linguistics.concordia.ca/nels46.

The Human Side of Climate Change is in Bergen, Norwaym October 16-17, 2015. For details visit: http://www.uib.no/en/project/lingclim.

American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) Fall Board Meeting is October 16-18, 2015, in San Diego, CA. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm.

72nd Annual Convention and Marketplace is October 18-23, 2015 , in San Diego, CA. For details go to: http://www.ncai.org/Conferences-Events.7.0.html.

NAAAS (including The National Association of Native American Studies) International Research Forum (is October 18-21 2015, co-sponsored by the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, at South Padre Island, Texas. For details visit: https://www.naaas.org/view-calendar/ or contact: Lemuel Berry, Jr. naaasconference@earthlink.net.

American Indigenous Research Association Meeting is October 22-24, in Joseph McDonald Health and Fitness Center, Salish Kootenai College in Pablo, Montana. For details go to: http://americanindigenousresearchassociation.org/meeting/.

United South and Eastern Tribes (UNSET) Annual Meeting is in Choctaw, MS, October 26-28, 2015. For details go to: http://www.usetinc.org/meetings-events/uset-annual-expo/2015-2/.

Food Sovereignty Summit is October 26-29, 2015 in Green Nay, WI. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

The 23rd EPA Region 9 Conference (Pacific Southwest Region of the EPA), covering 148 tribal nations) conference is October 27-29, 2015, at Grand Sierra Resort, Reno, NV.  for information visit: http://region9tribal-epaconference.com.

School of Languages Conferences on Multilingualism in Africa (SoLCoN1) is in Accra, Ghana, October 27-29, 2015. For details go to: http://www.languages.ug.edu.gh.

The Indigenous Leadership Development Institute Inc. (ILDI), O’ahu, Hawaii, is host for World Indigenous Business Forum 2015, is October 27-29, 2015, at the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort and Spa. for details go to: http://wibf.ca.

CILLA VII, October 29-31, 2015, at the University of Texas, Austin: Convocatoria Séptimo Congreso sobre los Idiomas Indígenas de Latinoamérica. For details go to: http://ailla.utexas.org/site/events_sp.html.

The American Indian, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian (AIANNH) Caucus of the American Public Health Association (APHA) will be hosting a number of scientific sessions/presentations at the 143 rd APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition in Chicago, IL, October 31 – November 4, 2015.

Established in 1981, the AIANNH Caucus promotes equal opportunity and access for Indigenous peoples of North American and the Hawaiian Islands to health care, provides a supportive entry into the American Public Health Association, and disseminates information about major Native health issues and programs.  The Caucus also works with APHA to promote policy beneficial to Native health needs to assure quality care and equal access.

 For more information on the AIANNH Caucus sessions please visit:  https://apha.confex.com/apha/143am/webprogram/AIANNHC.html .

For more information about the AIANNH Caucus and a list of leadership contacts, please visit:  http://www.aiannhcaucus.com/ .

For questions about the scientific sessions and planning, please contact:  Audrey Solimon, MPH at asolimon.phc@gmail.com or Deana Around Him, DrPH, ScM at deana.aroundhim@jhu.edu.

16th Annual TribalNet Conference is in Austin, TX, November 2-5, 2015. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

The National Indian Gamming Association Midyear Conference and Expo is in Fort Lauderdale, FL, November 3-4, 2015. For more information visit: http://www.indiangaming.org/mid-year/.

Eleventh Native American Symposium and a performance event: Native Leadership: Past, Present, and Future, History, Culture, and Customs is November 5-6, 2015, at Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, OK.  For details visit www.se.edu/nas/, or contact Dr. Mark B. Spencer, Department of English, Humanities, and Languages, Box 4121, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, OK 74701-0609, mspencer@se.edu.

1st International Conference on Communication Across Cultures (COCAC) is November 6-7, 2015, in Warsaw, Poland. For details go to: http://cocac.san.edu.pl.

11 th Annual FALCON Conference is November 7-9, 2015 at the Westin Hotel, Denver, CO. for information go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm.

RES New Mexico is in Santa Fe, NM, November 16-19. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) Training: Positive Indian Parenting - ICWA Basics - Advanced ICWA is November 17-20, 2015, at the Anchorage Training Institutes. For details go to: http://www.nicwa.org.

NCAI Tribal Interior Budget Council Meeting  is November 18-19, 2015, in Washington, DC. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/events/2015/11/18/tribal-interior-budget-council-meeting-november-18-19-2015.

The 2015 Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Language Summit is in Rapid City, SD, November 19-21, 2015. For details go to: http://www.tuswecatiospaye.org/.

4 th International Conference on Language, Education and Diversity (LED 2015) is in Auckland, New Zealand, November 23-26, 2015. For details visit: https://led.education.auckland.ac.nz.

First Nations Language Keepers Conference is November 25-26, 2015 at the Saskatoon Inn and Conference Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Details area available at: http://www.sicc.sk.ca/

2015 International Indigenous Health Conference: is December 1-3, 2015, at Shangri-La Hotel, the Marina, Cairns, Australia. For information visit: www.indigenousconferences.com or email: admin@indigenoushealth.net.

Secretary's Tribal Advisory Committee is December 1-2, 2015 in Washington, DC. For details go to: http://www.ncai.org/events/2015/12/01/secretary-s-tribal-advisory-committee.

National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) Training: Positive Indian Parenting - ICWA Basics - Advanced ICWA is December 8-11, 2015, at the Albuquerque Training Institutes. For details go to: http://www.nicwa.org.

From Home to School: Language Practices of Indigenous Children (HSLPIC) is in Sydney, Australia, December 8-10, 2015.  For information go to: linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=196176.

National Indian Justice Center is December 9-11, 2015, in Las Vegas, NV. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

USHRN Bi-annual Human Rights Conference is December 10-13, 2015, at the Sheraton Austin at the Capitol, 701 East 11th St., Austin,?TX. See more at: http://www.ushrnetwork.org/events/advancing-human-rights-2015-sharpening-our-vision-reclaiming-our-dreams#sthash.U5xxHMf1.dpuf. For more information and registration: http://www.ushrnetwork.org/.

Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas Annual Meeting (SSILA) 2016 is in Portland, OR, January 7-10, 2016. For more information go to: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=180889 or http://www.ssila.org.

22nd Annual Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium may be at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, in January 2016. Information will become available at www.uhh.hawaii.edu.

The 90th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America is January 7-10, 2016, in Washington, DC, For details go to: http://www.linguisticsociety.org/event/lsa-2016-annual-meeting.

  Linguistic Ideology, Language Policy, and Prestige is in Austin, TX, Janaury 7-10, 2016. For details go to: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=203956.

The Twelfth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic, and Social Sustainability being held at Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, 21-23 January 2016. The On Sustainability knowledge community is brought together by a common concern for sustainability in a holistic perspective, where environmental, cultural, economic, and social concerns intersect. For details visit: http://onsustainability.com/the-conference/call-for-papers?utm_source=S16a%20dans%20promo&utm_medium=S16a%20dans%20promo&utm_campaign=S16a%20dans%20promo.

CERCLL 2016 Intercultural Competence Conference: Traditions and Transitions: Fifth International Conference on the Development and Assessment of Intercultural Competence is January 21-24, 2016 in Tucson, Arizona. For details visit: http://cercll.arizona.edu/development/conferences/2016_icc.

The United National 2014 Indian Tribal Youth Midyear UNITY Meeting may be in February 2016. For details go to: http://www.unityinc.org/.

United South and Eastern Tribes (2016) Impact Week may be in February 2016. For information go to: http://www.usetinc.org/meetings-events/uset-annual-expo/2015-2/.

The International Conference on Bilingual Studies may be in February 2016, For details go to: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=188196.

IIPT World Symposium on Sustainable and Peaceful Communities and Nations may be in, February 2016. For more information on the Symposium see the IIPT December newsletter: http://www.iipt.org/ l.

American Indian Higher Education Consortium ( AIHEC) 2016 Winter Meeting is February 8-11, 2016, in Washington, DC. For details go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm.

Native/Indigenous Studies Area of the 2016 Southwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association (Formerly the Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association) 36th annual meeting is February 10-13, 2016 in Albuquerque, NM. Further details can be found at: http://www.southwestpca.org/ .

The NCAI 2016 Executive Council Winter Session is February 22-24, 2016 , in Washington, DC. For details go to: http://www.tuswecatiospaye.org/.

4th International Endangered and Lesser-known Languages Conference (ELKL-4) is in Agra, India, February 25-27, 2016.

Far West PCA/ACA (Popular and American Culture associations), which likely has at least one American Indian section, is February 26-28, 2016; Las Vegas, NV. For information go to: http://www.fwpca.org/.

2016 Healthy Native Communities Fellowship Leadership Training is in Scottsdale, AZ, February 28-March 4, 2016. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

The 39 th Annual California Conference on American Indian Education may be in March 2016. For more information contact: Achel McBride: (530)895-4212 x 110, Irma Amaro: (707)464-3512, or Judy Delgado at 916-319-0506, judelgado@cde.ca.gov, or go to: http://www.aisc.ucla.edu/admin/gcal.shtml.

The 11th Annual Conference on Endangered Languages and Cultures of the Americas may be in March 2016. For details go to: http://www.cail.utah.edu, or contact Jennifer Mitchell: cail.utah@gmail.com.

Multilingualism in Education: Policies, Practices and Assessment (UME 2015) may be in March 2016, For derails visit: http://fiplv.com.

3rd International Conference on Mesoamerican Linguistics/II Congreso Internacional de Lingüística Mesoamericana may be in March 2016 in Los Angeles, CA. For information go to: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=188456.

Alaska Native Studies Conference 2016 may be in March, 2016 at the University of Alaska Fairbanks?campus. For information go to: http://alaskanativestudies.org.

39th Annual California Conference on American Indian Education may be in March 2016. For information visit: http://www.ccaie.org.

National Johnson O'Malley Association Conference may be in March 2016. For Details go to: http://www.njoma.com/.

The National Association for Ethnic Studies (NAES) 44th Annual Conference may be in March  2016. For details contact National Association for Ethnic Studies (NAES),?Department of Ethnic Studies, Colorado State University, 1790 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523-179, www.ethnicstudies.org.

Third International Conference on Heritage/Community Languages may be in March 2015 at UCLA, Los Angles, CA, For details visit: http://nhlrc.ucla.edu/.

National Association for Bilingual Education 45th Annual Conference - NABE 2016: "Advancing Biliteracy through?Global Leadership and Partnerships"?is at the?Hilton?Chicago,?720 S Michigan Ave is in Chicago, IL in, March 3-5, 2016. For information go to: http://www.nabe.org

SWCOLT is at the Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel in Honolulu, Hawaii, on March 4-5, 2016.? Preconference workshops will be March 3. For information go to: http://www.swcolt.org/.

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American Indian Higher Education Consortium ( AIHEC) 2016 Spring Board Meeting is March 12-13, 2015, preceding the AIHEC 2016 Student Conference, March 14-16, in Minneapolis, MN. For information go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm .

The National Indian Gaming Association Conference and Trade Show is March 13-15, 2016 at the Phoenix Convention Center, 100 N. 3 St., and Phoenix, AZ. For more information go to: http://www.indiangamingtradeshow.com/Content/778.htm.

RES Las Vegas is March 21-24, 2016, in Las Vegas, NV. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

American Indian Cultures and Literatures area of the PCA/ACA (Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association) National Conference 2016 is in Seattle, WA, March 21-25, 2016. For details Visit: http://www.pcaaca.org/conference/national.php.

The Western Political Science Association (WPSA) 2016, March 24 – 26, 2016, is at the Manchester Hyatt, San Diego, California, and will likely include one or more Race, Ethnicity an Politics panels that could include Indigenous issues. For details go to: http://wpsa.research.pdx.edu/

Religions, Languages et Cultures Africaines a l’ère du Numérique is March 25-27, 2016, in VUEA, Cameroon. For information go to: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=198096.

5th Annual Hispanic & Luso-Brazilian Linguistics Conference may be in April 2016. For information visit: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=194476.

Native American Finance Officers Association's 33rd Annual Conference may be in April 2016. For more information visit www.nafoa.org.

44th Annual Symposium on the American Indian may be at Northeastern State University, University Center, Tahlequah, OK, in April 2016. For details visit: http://www.cts.nsuok.edu/NSUSymposium.aspx.

The 12th Giving the Gift of Language : A Teacher Training Workshop for Native Language Instruction and Acquisition may be in April 2016, at Missoula, MT. For information visit: http://www.nsilc.org/index.htm.

United South and Eastern Tribes (UNSET) Utility Summit may be in April 2016, For information visit: http://www.usetinc.org/meetings-events/uset-annual-expo/2015-2/.

National Indian Child Welfare?Association's (NICWA) 34th Annual Conference , Protecting Our Children National American Indian Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect? is April 3-6, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota (http://www.ncai.org/events/2016/04/03/nicwa-annual-conference).

Breath of Life / Silent No More Language Restoration Workshop for California Indian Languages is possibly in June 2016, For details visit: http://www.aicls.org.

TESOL 2016: International Convention and English Language Expo is April 5-8, 2016, in Baltimore, MD. For details go to: http://www.tesol.org/.

National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) Training: Positive Indian Parenting - ICWA Basics is April 6-9, 2016, at the St. Paul Training Institute. For details go to: http://www.nicwa.org.

12th Annual Southeast Indian Studies Conference is April 7-8 2015 , at University of North Carolina at Pembroke, University Center Annex. For more information contact Alesia Cummings at (910)521-6266, alesia.cummings@uncp.edu or  Dr. Mary Ann Jacobs, (910)521-6266, mary.jacobs@uncp.edu, http://www.uncp.edu/sais/.

Multiculturalism in the Canadian Context is April 14-15, 2016, in Lodz, Poland. For details go to: http://www.cantext2016@wssm.edu.pl .

The Eighth International Conference on Climate: Impacts and Responses is at Vietnam National University & VNU University of Science, Hanoi, Vietnam April , 21-22, 2016. The Climate Change Conference is for any person with an interest in, and concern for, scientific, policy and strategic perspectives in climate change. It will address a range of critically important themes relating to the vexing question of climate change. Plenary speakers will include some of the world’s leading thinkers in the fields of climatology and environmental science, as well as numerous paper, workshop and colloquium presentations by researchers and practitioners. For details go to: http://on-climate.com/the-conference.

The 21st Workshop on Structure and Constituency in Languages of the Americas (WSCLA 2016) will take place at the Université du Québec à Montréal?(UQAM), Montréal, Canada,?April 1-3, 2016.. For details go to: https://sites.google.com/site/wscla2016/.

8th International Conference on Climate: Impacts and Responses is at Vietnam National University & VNU University of Science in Hanoi, Vietnam, April 21-22, 2016. The Climate Change Conference is for any person with an interest in, and concern for, scientific, policy and strategic perspectives in climate change. It will address a range of critically important themes relating to the vexing question of climate change. Plenary speakers will include some of the world’s leading thinkers in the fields of climatology and environmental science, as well as numerous paper, workshop and colloquium presentations by researchers and practitioners. For details go to: http://on-climate.com/the-conference.

Washington Association of Bilingual Education : Annual Conference is April 29 – 30, 2016, in Vellevue, WA. For details go to: http://wabewa.org/.

The 8th Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Annual Conference may be in May, 2016, in Tucson, AZ. For more information go to: http://conferences.la.utexas.edu/naisa2014/or http://naisa.ais.arizona.edu/.

19th Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages (WAIL2016) may be in May 2016. For information visit: http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu or http://osl.sa.ucsb.edu/org/nail/WAIL.

United South and Eastern Tribes (UNSET) Semi-Annual Conference may be in May 2016, For information visit: http://www.usetinc.org/meetings-events/uset-annual-expo/2015-2/.

Workshop on Information Structure in Endangered Languages may be in May 2016. For details visit: https://www.soas.ac.uk/isel/

Tenth International Conference on Language Teacher Education may be May 2016 , in Minneapolis, MN.For details visit: http://www.carla.umn.edu/conferences/LTE2015/.

a Worldwide Congress for Language Rights may be in May 2016. For details go to: http://linguistlist.org/, http://www.associazionelemitalia.org or http://www.globaleventslist.elsevier.com.

6th Annual Indigenous Peoples' Rights Course & Field Visit in Costa Rica is: E-Learning Course Indigenous Peoples' Rights is likely in May - July 2016, Field Visit: Amubri, Talamanca, Costa Rica: August 2016. For details go to: http://www.hrea.org/index.php?base_id=1457&language_id=1.

20th Navajo Studies Conference is at Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, May 28-30, 2015. For details go to: http://www.navajostudies.org.

8th Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics Conference is May 13-14, 2016, in London, UK. For information go to: https://www.soas.ac.uk/linguistics/events/apll8-conference/.

Tenth Heritage Language Research Institute may be in June 2016 at UCLA. For details go to: http://nhlrc.ucla.edu/.

The Native American Student Advocacy Institute is June 6-7, 2016. For details visit: http://nasai.collegeboard.org/.

Fostering Indigenous Business and Entrepreneurship in the Americas Conference: FIBEA 2016 may be in June 2016. For information and to make submissions contact fibea@mgt.unm.edu, or visit http://conferences.mgt.unm.edu/fibea/ or http://fibeamanaus.mgt.unm.edu/defaultENG.asp.?

2nd Annual Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Conference and 6th Western Symposium on Language Issues (WeSLI) may be in June 2016. For details go to: http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~jar/AIE/conf.html.

6th Annual Indigenous Peoples' Rights Course & Field Visit in Costa Rica by Human Rights Education Associates (HREA) and University for Peace (UPEACE), Costa Rica: E-Learning Course Indigenous Peoples' Rights:?may be June  - July, 2016; Field Visit: Amburi, Talamanca, Costa Rica:? August, 2016. For details go to: http://www.hrea.org/index.php?base_id=1457&language_id=1

The Society of American Indian Government Employees (SAIGE) is a national non-profit organization that advocates for American Indian and Alaska Native federal employees. SAIGE 23rd Annual National Training Program is likely in June 2016. Information is available from the Society of American Indian Government Employees, P.O. Box 7715, Washington, D.C. 20044, www.saige.org.

UCLA American Indian Studies Center Summer in Montana may be in June 2016. For details see: www.aisc.ucla.edu/news/.../Summer%20in%20Montana%20flyer.pdf.

Dene (Athabaskan) Language Conference 2016 may be in June 2016. For more information, please visit: http://www.uaf.edu/alc/.  

ATDLE on duek language may be in June 6. For details visit: http://atdle.org/.

The Northwest Indian Language Institute Summer 2016 may be in June - or July  2016, at the University of Oregon, Eugene, OR. For details go to: http://pages.uoregon.edu/nwili/.

Dene Languages Conference is June 6-7, 2016 in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. For information go to: http://www.uaf.edu/alc/.

The 2016 Institute on Collaborative Language Research (CoLang) is held at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks from June 20 - July 22, 2016. For details go to: http://www.ssila.org.

6th International Conference on Bantu Languages is in Helinki, Finland, June 20-22, 2016. For details go to: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=190196.

The NCAI 2016 Mid Year Conference and Marketplace is in Spokane, WA, June 27-30, 2016, For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

7 th International 3L Summer School: Endangered Languages: From Documentation to Revitalization may be in July 2015. For details visit: http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/.

8 th International 3L Summer School: Endangered Languages: From Documentation to Revitalization may be in July 2016. For details visit: http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/ .

Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas ( SSILA) Summer Meeting may be in July 2016 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Summer Institute. Information about the Institute is available at: www.ssila.org. For information about SSILA go to: www.ssila.org.

NCAIS Graduate Student Conference at the Newberry Library in Chicago may be in July 2016. The Consortium offers graduate students from NCAIS member institutions an opportunity to present papers in any academic field relating to American Indian Studies at the Graduate Student Conference.? We encourage the submission of proposals for papers that examine a wide variety of subjects relating to American Indian and Indigenous history and culture broadly conceived. Programs at the Newberry Library in fall and winter 2015-16 can or will be found at http://www.newberry.org/.

Australex 2015: Endangered Words, and Signs of Revival may be in Australia, in July 2015, though the months in which has been held varies. For details go to: www.adelaide.edu.au/australex.

NCAIS Summer Institute, May be in July and August, 2016, Recording the Native Americas : Indigenous Speech, Representation, and the Politics of Writing. For more information go to: www.newberry.org/mcnickle.

I ssues in Intercultural Learning and Teaching Across L2 Contexts and Situations (13th ELIA) may bes in July 2016. For details visit: http://www.eliaxii.es/.

The annual Lumbee Book Talk may be in July 2016, in the Bookstore on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. The event is held in conjunction with Lumbee Homecoming ( www.lumbeehomecoming.com) and is sponsored by UNC Pembroke’s Department of American Indian Studies, UNCP Bookstore, and the Southeast American Indian Studies Program, which sponsors other events. For more information contact Lawrence Locklear: lawrence.locklear@uncp.ed.

13th Biennial Conference of the Association of Forensic Linguistics may be in, July 2016. For details go to: http://www.iafl12.org.

National UNITY (United National Indian Tribal Youth) Conference: Technology and Tradition for Today and Tomorrow" May be in July 2016 in Washington DC. UNITY also holds occasional training sessions. For details visit:  http://www.unityinc.org.

Northern Arizona University's College of Education's Seventh American Indian / Indigenous Teacher Education Conference "Honoring Place, Community, and Culture" may be in July 2016 in Flagstaff, AZ. For details visit: http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~jar/AIE/AIITEC6.html.

The 11th Annual Vine Deloria, Jr. Indigenous Studies Symposium may be in July 2016. For details contact Native American Studies, Northwest Indian College, 2533 Kwina Rd., Bellingham, WA 98226 (360)392-4307, www.nwic.edu.

Seventh American Indian / Indigenous Teacher Education Conference may be at Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, in July 2016. For details visit: http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~jar/AIE/AIITEC6.html.

11th Lancaster Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching (LAELPG 2015) is in Lancaster, United Kingdom, may be in July  2016/ For details go to: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/fass/events/laelpgconference/index.htm.

The Seventh Cambridge Conference on Language Endangerment may be in July or August 2016, at the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, For information go to: http://www.mml.cam.ac.uk/news/fifth-cambridge-conference-language-endangerment.

?50th International Conference on Salish and Neighboring Languages is Vancouver, BC, Canada, August 5-7, 2015. More information is available at: http://icsnl.org or http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=208896 .

7th Annual Indigenous Peoples' Rights Course & Field Visit in Costa Rica may be: E-Learning Course Indigenous Peoples' Rights: May - July 2016, Field Visit: Amubri, Talamanca, Costa Rica: August 2016. For details go to: http://www.hrea.org/index.php?base_id=1457&language_id=1 or https://reliefweb.int/user/login?destination=node/1008146.

RICH Summit 2016: Food Medicine, Place and Wellbeing may be in August 2016. For information go to: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

2016 World Indigenous Business Forum is in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan ,Canada, at Teachers’ Credit Union Place, August 25-26, 2016. It is co-hosted by the Indigenous Leadership Development Institute (ILDI) and Saskatchewan First Nations Economic Development Network. For details go to: http://wibf.ca/.

4th International Indigenous Peoples Corn Conference, Maybe in September 2016 and 41st International Indian Treaty Council Conference may be in September 2016. For information visit: http://www.iitc.org/news-updates/.

WSF2016 The 6th World Sustainability Forum may be in September 2016. For details go to: http://www.globaleventslist.elsevier.com or http://sciforum.net/conference/.

National Indian Health Board (NIHB) Annual Consumer Conference is in the Tucson, AZ Area, September 19-23, 2016 (http://www.ncai.org/events/2016/09/19/nihb-annual-consumer-conference).

United South and Eastern Tribes (UNSET) Annual Conference may be in October 2016, For information visit: http://www.usetinc.org/meetings-events/uset-annual-expo/2015-2/.

NIEA 2016 Convention & Trade Show?is October 4-8, 2016 in Reno, NV. For details visit: http://www.niea.org.

National Indian Education Association 47 Annual Conference and Trade Show is October 5-8, 2016. For details  visit: http://niea.site-ym.com/events/event_list.asp.

NCAI 73rd Annual Convention and Marketplace is in Phoenix, AZ, October 9-14, 2016, for details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

RES New Mexico is November 14-17, 2016, in Santa Fe, NM. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

XVI International Conference on Minority Languages will be in 2017 at the University of Jyväskylä in Finland.. For details go to: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=185476 or https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-15th-International-Conference-on-Minority-Languages-ICML-XV/1415639588738595.

5th International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation (ICLDC) - a biennial meeting: may be in February 2017. For details visit: http://events.hellotrade.com/conferences/international-conference-on-language-documentation-and-conservation/.

USET Impact Week is February 6-9, 2017, in Washington, DC. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

RES Las Vegas is March 13-16, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV. For derails visit: http://www.ncai.org/events/2017/03/13/res-las-vegas.

NCAI 2017 Executive Council Winter Session is February 13-17, 2017, in Washington, DC. For information visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

American Indian Higher Education Consortium ( AIHEC) 2017 Student Conference, March 19-21, 2017 at Best Western Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center Rapid City, SD. For information go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm.

National Indian Health Board (NIHB) Annual Consumer Conference is in the Billings, MT Area,?September 25-29, 2017 (http://www.ncai.org/events/2017/09/25/nihb-annual-consumer-conference).

NCAI 74th Annual Convention and Marketplace is October 15-20, 2017, for details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

RES Las Vegas is March 13-16, 2018, in Las Vegas, NV. For derails visit: http://www.ncai.org/events/2018/03/03/res-las-vegas.

National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) 35th Annual Protecting Our Children National American Indian Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect is April 2-5, 2017, in San Diego, CA. For information go to: http://www.nicwa.org/.

Dene (Athabaskan) Language Conference 2017 will likely be held in June 2017 in the Southwest, in Apache country.?. For more information, please visit: http://www.uaf.edu/alc/.

NCAI 2017 Mid Year Conference is June 25-28, 2017. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

NIHB Annual Consumer Conference is September 25-29, 2017, in the Billings, MT area. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

NCAI 2018 Executive Council Winter Session is February 12-15, 2018. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

RES Las Vegas is March 5-8, 2018, in Las Vegas, NV. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

NIEA National Convention is in Hartford, CT, October 10-14, 2018. For details visit: http://www.niea.org.

NCAI 75th Annual Convention & Marketplace is October 21 26, 2018, in Denver, CO. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.