UPCOMING EVENTS

ISN PROGRAM AT APSA 2019, August 29 – September 1, 2019, in Washington, DC

The Indigenous Studies Network (ISN) plans to put on one or more panels and a business meeting/networking session at the 2019 American Political Science Association (APSA) Meeting, August 29 – September 1, 2019, in Washington, DC. Deadline for panel, paper and poster proposals is January 15, 2019. For more information contact ISN Chair Richard Witmer, Creighton University, RichardWitmer@creighton.edu, or http://www.apsanet.org.

WSSA 2019 AMERICAN INDIAN STUDIES SECTION PROGRAM, April 24-27, 2019

The American Indian Studies Section of the Western Social Science Association, at its 61st meeting, expects to again have a full program of panels at the association's meeting at the 2018 conference in San Diego, CA, at the Manchester Grand Hyatt, 1 Market Pl. San Diego, CA 92101, on the marina, on the bay, and on the city rail system, April 24-27, 2019. 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: Dr. Leo Killsback: Leo.Killsback@asu.edu or Michelle Hale: Michelle.Hale@asu.edu. Deadline for proposals, including abstracts, is December 1, 2018. 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 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 Wednesdays from 5:30 - 7:30 pm at the Newberry, 60 West Walton Street, Chicago, Illinois with a meal included. “We will pre-circulate papers to those planning to attend. If you cannot attend and want to read a paper, please contact the author directly. To receive a copy of a paper, email mcnickle@newberry.org or call (312) 255-3552. Papers are available for request two weeks prior to the seminar date. Please include your email address in all correspondence.” There are other occasional events. E-mail: mcnickle@newberry.org or call (312)255-3564 to receive a copy of the paper via E-mail. For more on this and other events at the Newberry Library go to: http://www.newberry.org/mcnickle/AISSeminar.html.

National Center for Great Lakes Native American Culture, Inc. P O Box 1063 Portland, IN 47371 Home: 4950 North 750 East Attica, IN 47918 765-426-3022, www.ncglnac.org, kay.neumayr@ncglnac.com, holds events throughout the year, including: 2018 NCGLNAC Academic Conference: Great Principal Peacetime Chiefs, April 21, 2018, in the Bubp Building, Jay County Fairgrounds, Portland, Indiana.

The University of North Carolina Pembroke, Pembroke, NC runs an ongoing Native American Speakers Series, usually announced shortly ahead of time, and often at the Museum of the Southeast American Indian, University of North Carolina Pembroke, Pembroke, NC. Among the upcoming sessions in the speakers series is: Actress Diane Guerrero who is best known for her roles on the Netflix series Orange is the New Black and Superior Donuts on CBS, April 16, 2019. For more information, email ais@uncp.edu, or call 910.521.6266. Admission to the series is free, and it is open to the public.

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6th Intercultural Competence and Mobility: Virtual and Physical: Sixth International Conference on the Development and Assessment of Intercultural Competence is January 25-28, 2018 Wyndham Grand Westward Look Resort Tucson, Arizona. For details visit: http://cercll.arizona.edu/.

The Society For The Study Of The Indigenous Languages Of The Americas Annual Meeting, including SSILA 2019 is in New York City January 3-6, 2019. For information go to: http://ssila.org.

#2019NAMEL Decolonizing Minds: Forging a New Future through Multicultural Education is January 15-February 28, 2019. For details visit: https://www.nameorg.org/caag.php.

Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) Film Screening: Living Downstream, in, Harrisburg, PA: Polyclinic hospital board room, January 16, 2019, 7:00 PM. For Details Go To: https://Www.Psr.Org/Get-Involved/Upcoming-Events/.

The Fifteenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability is January 17-19, 2019, at UBC Robinson Square, Vancouver, BC, Canada. For details visit: http://onsustainability.com/2019-conference.

2019 Tribal Border Summit is January 24-25, 2019, at Casino Del Sol Resort & Conference Center in Tucson, AZ. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

Preschool OCDE GLAD® Certification Training is January 28 - February 1, 2019 Albuquerque, NM. For details visit: http://www.dlenm.org/calendar-of-events.aspx.

Affiliated Tribes of the Northwest Indians (ATNI) Winter Convention 2019 is January 28-31, 2019, at DoubleTree by Hilton Portland, 1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland, OR. For information go to: http://www.atnitribes.org.

Colorado Association for Bilingual Education (CABE) Professional Development Conference is February 6-7, 2019, at University of Colorado at Boulder University Memorial Center 1669 Euclid Avenue Boulder, CO. for details visit: http://www.cocabe.org.

Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) Medical Symposium on the Health Effects of Oil and Gas Development in Colorado @ Fort Collins, CO - Colorado State University, February 1, 2019, all day. For Details Go To: Https://Www.Psr.Org/Get-Involved/Upcoming-Events/.

American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) 2019 Winter Meeting is February 4-7, 2019. For information go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm.

NICWA Training Institute is February 5-7, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

Seventh International Conference on Immersion and Dual Language Education is February 6–9, 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina. For details visit: http://carla.umn.edu/conferences/index.html or https://www.ncdli2019.com/schedule-at-a-glance/.

NCAI 2019 Executive Council Winter Session is February 10-14, 2019, in Washington, DC. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-event.

AIHEC 2019 Winter Board Meeting is February 11-14, 2019 at Holiday Inn Capitol (tentative), at Washington, D.C. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

NAAAS & Affiliates (including the National Association of Native American Studies) 2018 Joint National Conference is February 11-16, 2018 in in Dallas, TX. For details visit: https://www.naaas.org.

World Sustainable Development Summit 2018: Partnerships for a Resilient Planet is February 11-13, 2019, at India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, India. For details visit: http://wsds.teriin.org.

Third International Conference on Heritage/Community Languages is February 16-17, 2019 in Los Vegas, CA. For details visit: http://international.ucla.edu/nhlrc.

The Native American-Indigenous Section of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association 39th Annual Conference is as usual in Albuquerque, NM, February 20-23, 2019. For details go to: http://southwestpca.org/conference/call-for-papers/.

2019 National Indigenous Health Conference is 20th – 22nd February 2019, at the Pullman Cairns International Hotel, Cairns, Australia. For details go to: https://www.icsconferences.org/our-products.

31st Far West PCA/ACA (Popular and American Culture associations), which likely has at least one American Indian section, is February 22-24, 2019, at the Los Vegas, NV. For information go to: http://www.fwpca.org/.

The 2nd Annual AFN National Water Symposium and Tradeshow is February 26-28, 2019 in Niagara Falls, ON. For details go to: http://www.afn.ca/Home/.

NAJA to sponsor Indian Child Welfare Act reporting symposium, February 28, 2018, 6 p.m., in Gaylord Hall, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK. For details go to: https://najanewsroom.com/2018/12/18/naja-to-sponsor-indian-child-welfare-act-reporting-symposium/.

ICLDC 6: Connecting Communities, Languages, and Technology is February 28 - March 3, 2019 at International Conference Center, Honolulu, HI. For details visit: http://icldc-hawaii.org

The National Association for Ethnic Studies (NAES) 47th Annual Conference: The Ongoing Struggle, may be in March 2019. 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.

6th International Conference on Language Documentation & Conservation: Connecting Communities, Language, & Technologyis February 28 – March 3, 2019, at Hawai’i Imin International Conference Center, Honolulu, Hawai’i. For details go to: http://icldc6.icldc-hawaii.org/ or https://www.ssila.org/conferences/final-call-for-session-proposals-6th-international-conference-on-language-documentation-conservation-icldc/.

2019 USET/USET SPF Impact Week Meeting is March 3-7, 2019, at Crystal Gateway Marriott, Arlington, VA. For details visit: http://www.usetinc.org/meetings-events/uset-annual-expo/2019-2/.

48th National Association for Bilingual Education Annual Conference (NABE) is: ​Pre-Conference Institutes: Wednesday, March 6th, 2019, Conference: March 7th - 9th, 2019, at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida. For details go to: http://www.nabe-conference.com/nabe-2019-conference.html.

American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) 2018 Spring Board Meeting is March 9-10, 2018 in Rapid City, SD. For information go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm.

  The Society for Cinema and Media Studies 2019 conference is in Seattle, Washington, March 13-17, with special events in partnership with local Indigenous media communities. For information visit: http:// www.cmstudies.org.

AIHEC 2019 Spring Board Meeting is March 14-16, in Billings, MT. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) 2019 Spring Student Conference is March 17-19, 2019. For information go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm.

The 42ndAnnual California Conference on American Indian Education is at the Hilton Sacramento Arden West, Sacramento, CA, March 17-19, 2019. 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.ccaie.org/.

Fifteenth Annual Southeast Indian Studies Conference is being held on campus at the University of North Carolina, Pembroke, Pembroke, NC, at the University Center Annex, March 21-22, 2019. Conference details will be posted to the American Indian Studies http://www.uncp.edu/ais/ and Southeast American Indian Studies http://www.uncp.edu/sais/ websites as they become available.

The 50th Annual Conference on African Linguistics (ACAL 50) may be March 22-25, 2018. For information visot: http://linglang.msu.edu/additional-programs/african/acal49/ or https://linguistlist.org/.

2019 USET Tribal Utility Summit is March 23-25, 2019. For details visit: http://www.usetinc.org/meetings-events/uset-annual-expo/2019-2/.

RES Las Vegas is March 25-28, 2019 at The Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-event.

Preschool OCDE GLAD® Certification Training is January 28 - February 1, 2019 Albuquerque, NM. For details visit: http://www.dlenm.org/calendar-of-events.aspx.

SWCOLT (conference on language teaching) is March 28-30, 2019 in Fort Worth, TX. for information go to: http://www.swcolt.org/.

2019 Annual Protecting Our Children Conference is March 31-April 3, 2019, in Albuquerque, NM. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-event.

Alaska Native Studies Conference 2018 may be in April 2019 at the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus. For information go to: http://alaskanativestudies.org.

National Center for Great Lakes Native American Culture, 2019 NCGLNAC Academic Conference may be in April 2019, in the Bubp Building, Jay County Fairgrounds, Portland, Indiana. For details visit: www.ncglnac.org.

NICWA Training Institute is April 3-5, 2019, in Albuquerque, NM. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-event.

47th Annual Symposium on the American Indian may be at Northeastern State University, University Center, Tahlequah, OK, is April 8-13, 2019. For details visit: https://offices.nsuok.edu/centerfortribalstudies/NSU-Symposium.

Summit Series: Cultivating the Globally Sustainable Self is April 10-13, 2019 at James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA. For details visit: www.jmu.edu/summitseries.

NAFOA - 37th Annual Conference is April 15-16, 2019, at the Marriott Downtown Waterfront Portland, OR. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-event.r

The 11th International Conference on Climate: Impacts and Responses is 16–17 April 2019, at Pryzbyla Center, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C. 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. For details visit: http://www.peace-ed-campaign.org/calendar.

American Indian Cultures and Literatures area of the PCA/ACA (Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association) National Conference 2018 is April 17-20, 2019, in Washington, DC. For details Visit: http://www.pcaaca.org/conference/national.php.

The Western Political Science Association (WPSA) 2019, April 18-20, is at the Manchester Hyatt, San Diego, CA, and will likely include one or more Race, Ethnicity and Politics panels that could include Indigenous issues. For details go to: http://wpsa.research.pdx.edu/

United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) https://www.un.org/development/desa/indigenouspeoples/unpfii-sessions-2/sessions.html 18th Session will be held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, April 22-May 2, 2019. For information visit: https://www.un.org/development/desa/indigenouspeoples/unpfii-sessions-2/sessions.html.

WABE (Washington Association of Bilingual Education) Annual Conference 2019: STEAMing Ahead! is April 25, 2019 - April 27, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue, 900 Bellevue Way. Bellevue, WA. For details go to: https://wabewa.org/events/.

10th Annual Unity Summit is April 23-25, 2019, at Oneida Indian Nation, Turning Stone Resort Casino, Oneida, NY. For information go to: https://www.usetinc.org/wp-content/uploads/bvenuti/WWS/2018/April%202018/April%202/Save%20the%20Date%202019%20TUS.pdf.

Washington Association of Bilingual Education: Annual Conference is April 25, 2019 - April 27, 2020, at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue, 900 Bellevue Way, Bellevue, WA 98004. For details go to: http://wabewa.org/.

The 13th Annual Conference on Endangered Languages and Cultures of the Americas 
 may be in May 2018. For details go to: http://www.cail.utah.edu, or contact Jennifer Mitchell: cail.utah@gmail.com.

22nd Navajo Studies Conference may be at Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, may be in May 2019. For details go to: http://www.navajostudies.org.

Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians (ATNI) Mid Year Convention 2019 may be in May 2019. For details go to: http://www.atnitribes.org.

Annual Vine Deloria, Jr. Indigenous Studies Symposium may be in May 2019 at Northwest Indian College, Bellingham, WA., (360)392-4307, www.nwic.edu.

The 8th Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Annual Conference may be in May, 2019, in Tucson, AZ. For more information go to: http://naisa.ais.arizona.edu/.

Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages (WAIL2019) is May 10-11, 2019, at UCSB Department of Linguistics. For information visit: http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu or http://osl.sa.ucsb.edu/org/nail/WAIL.

CCERBAL 2019 Conference may be at Canadian Centre for Studies and Research on Bilingualism and Language Planning (CCERBAL), Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute (OLBI), University of Ottawa, in May 2019. For details visit: https://ccerbal.uottawa.ca/en/activities/conferences.

11th National [Australian] Closing The Gap Indigenous Health Conference is May 8-10, 2019, at Pullman Hotel, Cairns, QLD, Australia. For details go to: https://www.icsconferences.org/our-products.

The 2019 Indigenous Chronic Diseases Conference is May 8-10, 2019, at Pullman Hotel, Cairns, QLD, Australia. For details go to: https://www.icsconferences.org.

The 5th International Conference on Multilingual Language Theories and Practices (MLTP2019), at Ionian University, on the beautiful Greek island of Corfu on 9-11 May 2019. The conference is organized byMultiLingNet.For more information go to: https://baal.org.uk/annual-conference/ or https://mltp2019.wordpress.com.

The 9th National Indigenous STOP Domestic & Family Violence Conference is May 15-17,2019 Tangalooma Resort Brisbane, Australia. For details go to: https://www.icsconferences.org.

The 13th Giving the Gift of Language: A Teacher Training Workshop for Native Language Instruction and Acquisition, SILC: Strengthening Indigenous Languages and Cultures: A Teacher Training Workshop for Native Language Instruction and Acquisition is at Wingate Hotel, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, May 16-17, 2019. For information visit: http://www.nsilc.org/index.htm.

XVII International Conference on Minority Languages is May 22-24, 2019 in Leeuwarden, Netherlands. For details go to: https://www.facebook.com/icml2019/.

Society, Identity, and Transformation in Language Teacher Education 11 th International Language Teacher Education Conference is May 30–June 1, 2019, at the Graduate Hotel, Minneapolis, MN. For details go to: http://carla.umn.edu/conferences/lte2019/index.html.

AsiaLex 2019 may be in June 2019. For information go to: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/australex/.

Breath of Life / Workshop for California Indian Languages may be in June 2019, For details visit: http://www.aicls.org.

26th Annual Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium may in June 2019. Information will become available at www.uhh.hawaii.edu, or at http://sils2018.com.

Fostering Indigenous Business and Entrepreneurship in the Americas Conference: FIBEA 2019 may be in June 2019. 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.

5th Annual Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Conference and 7th Western Symposium on Language Issues (WeSLI) may be in June 2019. 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, 2019; Field Visit: Amburi, Talamanca, Costa Rica: August, 2019. For details go to: http://www.hrea.org/index.php?base_id=1457&language_id=1

UCLA American Indian Studies Center Summer in Montana may be in June 2019. For details see: www.aisc.ucla.edu/news/.../Summer%20in%20Montana%20flyer.pdf.

 

Dene Languages Conference may be in June 2019, and will likely be held in the Southwest, in Apache country. For information go to: http://www.uaf.edu/alc/.

SYLAP 2019 (Shoshonian language summer program) may be in June and July 2019 on the campus of the University of Utah. For details go to: http://shoshoniproject.utah.edu/.

The Northwest Indian Language Institute Summer 2019 may be in June 2019, at the University of Oregon, Eugene, OR. For details go to: http://pages.uoregon.edu/nwili/.

8th International Conference on Bantu may be in June 2019. For details go to: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=190196.

2019 Dene / Athabaskan Language Conference & Workshop may be in June or July 2019. For details go to: http://www.uaf.edu/alc/about/.

6th Annual American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) Behavioral Health Institute may be in June 2019. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

CARLA has a variety of 2019 Summer Institutes for Language Teachers, on line and at the University of Minnesota across June and July 2019. For information go to: http://carla.umn.edu/institutes/2019/schedule.html.

Fourth Basel Sustainability Forum is June 3, 2019, Alte Universität, Rheinsprung 9/11, University of Basel, Switzerland. For details visit: http://sciforum.net/conference/BSF-3.

OCDE Project GLAD® Summer Institute is June 4-5, 2019, at La Fonda on the Plaza — Santa Fe, NM. For details go to: http://www.dlenm.org/calendar-of-events.aspx.

The Native American Student Advocacy Institute is June 6-7, 2019, in Tulsa, OK. For details visit: http://nasai.collegeboard.org/.

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 15th Annual National Training Program is June 10-13, 2019, at Seneca Niagara Resort and Casino, Niagara, NY. Information is available from the Society of American Indian Government Employees, P.O. Box 7715, Washington, D.C. 20044, www.saige.org.

11th Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics Conference is June 13-15, 2019, at Leiden University. For information go to: http://lacito.vjf.cnrs.fr/colloque/apll9/index_en.htm or https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/events/2019/06/11th-international-austronesian-and-papuan-languages-and-linguistics-conference.

2019 Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference is June 17, 2019, at Darwin, Northern Territory. For information go to: http://www.nirakn.edu.au/event/2019-lowitja-institute-international-indigenous-health-and-wellbeing-conference/.

10th American Indian and Indigenous Education Conference is June 21-29, 2019 at Northern Arizona University's College of Education at Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ. To get updated information on this conference visit: http://nau.edu/AIE.

Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Conference is at the University of Waikato, Hamilton, Aotearoa/New Zealand, June 26-29, 2019. For information visit: https://www.naisa.org/annual-meeting/.

2019 Mid-Year Conference & Marketplace is June 23-26, 2019, in Reno, NV (Contracts pending). For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

CARLA - Center for Advanced Research and Language Acquisition - run a series of summer institutes for language and immersion teachers in July 2019." For details, go to: http://carla.umn.edu/.

10th International 3L Summer School: Endangered Languages: From Documentation to Revitalization 
 may be in July 2019. For details visit: http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/ .

The 2019 National Indigenous Employment Conference may be held in Canberra, Australia, in July 2019. For details visit: https://adminics.wixsite.com/indigenousconference/2017-national-indigenous-employment.

NCAIS Graduate Student Conference at the Newberry Library in Chicago may be in July 2019. “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. For details go to http://www.newberry.org/.

NCAIS Summer Institute, may be in July and August 2019. For more information go to: www.newberry.org/mcnickle.

Duel Language Education of New Mexico: Bueno Center 2019 Summer Institute, Two-day summer institute about the education of culturally and linguistically diverse learners, may be in July 2019. For information go to: http://www.dlenm.org/.

New Mexico Language Education of New Mexico: Paridad - Oaxaca (Language Arts Education) may be in July and August 2019. For details go to: http://www.dlenm.org/index.php/resources/calendar/21-paridad-oaxaca-language-arts-education.

The Southeast American Indian Studies (SAIS) Program at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke fifth annual Safeguarding Our Natural and Tribal Heritage Youth Program may be in July 2019. The program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and hosted by SAIS. it is a free two-week residential program for 20 American Indian high school students who are rising sophomores, juniors and seniors that have an interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), as well as agriculture, veterinary, plant, food, environmental sciences, and natural resources, wildlife biology, and related fields. For more information go to: http://www.uncp.edu/sonth or contact: Dr. Alfred Bryant (Lumbee), Founding Director, Southeast American Indian Studies Program, alfred.bryant@uncp.edu, (910)775-4009, Fax: )910)522-5795 or Lawrence T. Locklear (Lumbee), Program Coordinator, Southeast American Indian Studies Program, lawrence.locklear@uncp.edu, (910)775-4579, Fax: (910)522-5795.

14th Lancaster Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching (LAEDG 2018) may be in July 2019. For details go to: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/fass/events/laelpgconference/index.htm.

The 40th Annual General Assembly (AGA) of First Nations (AFN) of Canada may be in July 2019. For information go to: http://www.afn.ca.

NIHB - 2019 American Indian and Alaska Native National Behavioral Health Conference may be in July. For details visit: https://www.ihs.gov/dbh/bhconference/.

48th Annual Meeting & Health Conference may be in July 2019. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

2019 National TERO Conference may be in July and/or August. For details visit: http://www.councilfortribalemploymentrights.org

National Caucus of Native American Legislators Legislative Summit may be in July and/of August 2019. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

TCU Summer Meeting may be in July and/or August 2019. For information go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

Women Empowering Women for Indigenous Nations: WEWIN 2019 National Conference may be in July and/or August 2019. For details visit: http://wewin04.org.

 

Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) - 2018 National Native Media Conference in association with the 2019 Native American Nutrition Conference is in Prior Lake, Minnesota, September 15-18. For information go to: https://najanewsroom.com/2018/12/12/call-for-proposals-for-2019-conference-now-open/.

9th Cambridge Conference on Language Endangerment: 'Language Endangerment: Language Contact and Language Change' is July 2, 2019, at the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. For information go to: https://www.mml.cam.ac.uk/news/ninth-cambridge-conference-language-endangerment.

TCU Summer Meeting at SKC is July 22-26, 2019, at Salish Kootenai College, Pablo, MT. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

2019 National Indigenous My Aged Care & Elders Conference is at Double Tree Hotel, Alice Springs, NT, Australia, July 22-24, 2019. For information visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

The 2019 annual meeting of the Linguistic Association of Canada and the United States, the 46st LACUS Forum will be held July 23-26, 2019, Sponsored by the University of Waterloo and St Jerome’s University Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. For details visit: http://lacus.weebly.com.

The 2019 National Indigenous Men's Conference: Black And Proud, the 10th conference in the series, is July 24-26 2019 Double Tree Alice Springs, NT, Australia. For information visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

The 2019 National Indigenous Women's Conference: Empowering Change, the 10th conference in the series, is July 24-26 2019 Double Tree Alice Springs, NT, Australia. For information visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

The Women & Water Symposium 2018 is July 29-August 2, 2018 at Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation, Hayward, WI. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/national-events.

NAAAS (including The National Association of Native American Studies) International Research Forum may be in August 2019. For details visit: https://www.naaas.org/view-calendar/.

Syntax of the World's Languages IX (SWL IX) may be in August 2019. For details visit: http://swl-7.weebly.com/.

54th International Conference on Salish and Neighboring Languages may be in August 2019. More information is available at: https://blogs.ubc.ca/icsnl/ or http://icsnl.org or http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=208896, or http://cdn5.iitc.org/wp-content/uploads/Flyer-for-Salmon-Conference_web.pdf.

2017 WINHEC Annual Meeting may be on August 2019. For information visit: http://winhec.org.

American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) Summer Board Meeting may be in August 2019. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org.

4th Indigenous People's International Gathering to Honor, Defend, and Protect the Salomon may be in August 2019. For information contact: Chicaloon Native Village (907)745-0749.

35th Summer School and Conference of Applied Language Studies may be in August, 2018. For details go to: http://www.aila.info.

The 19 th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS 19) - including papers on the phonetic structures of Indigenous languages of South America - will take place in Melbourne, Australia on 5-9 August 2019. For information visit: https://www.ssila.org/conferences/call-for-papers-the-phonetic-structures-of-indigenous-languages-of-south-america/.

Puliima National Indigenous Language and Technology Forum 2019 is in August 19-22, 2019, at Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin, Australia. For information go to: http://www.puliima.com.

Austral Conference 2019 is August 28-29, 2019. For information visit: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/australex/.

52nd Conference: ‘Broadening the Horizons of Applied Linguistics is 29-31 August 2019, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, United Kingdom. For information go to: https://baal.org.uk/annual-conference/.

American Society for Ethnohistory Annual Conference 2019 is September 25-29, 2019, at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center, state College, PA . For details go to: http://ethnohistory.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Call-for-Papers.pdf.

The 2019 National Indigenous Mental Health & Suicide Prevention Conference is September 25-27, 2019 Hilton Hotel, Darwin, NT, Australia. For details visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

The 2019 International Indigenous Stop Addiction Conference is September 25-27, 2019 Hilton Hotel, Darwin, NT, Australia. For details visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

NAAS 2019 International Research Conference may be in October 2019. For details visit: https://www.naaas.org.

15th Language is Life Biennial Conference may be in October 2019. For details, visit: http://www.aicls.org/.

The annual Friends of Uto-Aztecan Conference (FUAC) may be in October 2019. For details visit: http://www.ssila.org.

9th Annual Indigenous Language (ILI) Symposium: may be in October 2019. For information visit: https://ilinative.org.

The 5ist Algonquian Conference may be in Canada in October 2019. Information will eventually be available at: https://algonquianconference.atlas-ling.ca/eng/conference/.

21st Diné Studies Conference may be in October 2019 at Diné College, Tsaile, Arizona. For details visit: https://dinestudies.org/conferences/.

Total Immersion Plus: Learning Language At Super Fast Speed Workshop may be in October 2019. For information visit: https://ilinative.org.

The 14th International MEDCOAST Congress on Coastal and Marine Sciences, Engineering, Management & Conservation may be October or November 2019. For details go to: conference.medcoast.net, or medcoast@medcoast.net, http://www.medcoast.net/.

15th Annual ALAS Education Summit may be in October 2019. For details go to: http://www.alasedu.org/events/2018-education-summit.

Annual Conference for Community-Based Heritage Language School Representatives may be in October 2019. For details go to: http://heritagelanguageschools.org/coalition/conference.

Community-Based Heritage Language Schools may be in October 2019. For details go to: http://heritagelanguageschools.org/coalition/conference.

First Alaskans Institute’s 36th Annual Elders & Youth Conference (Elders & Youth) may be on October 2019 in Anchorage, Alaska. For information go to https://10times.com/world-sustainability-forum.

47th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest may be in October 2019. For details go to: http://clas.ucdenver.edu/lasso/index.html.

Communities in Control: Learning tools and strategies for multilingual endangered language communities: Mercator-SOAS-CIDLeS & FEL Conference may be in October, 2019. For details go to: http://www.cidles.eu/blog/communities-in-control/.

Annual, Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island: Day of Solidarity with Indigenous People may be in October 2019. For details go to: http://www.iitc.org/conferences-events/community-events/.

2017 World Indigenous Business Forum may be in October 2019. For details go to: http://wibf.ca/.

AIHEC 2019 Fall Board Meeting is October 7-9, 2019, in Minneapolis, MN. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

The 2018 International Conference of Indigenous Archives, Libraries, and Museums (ATALM) is: Summits, tours and workshops - October 8-9, Conference - October 10-11, 2018 at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, Prior Lake, MN. For information, visit: http://www.atalm.org. Please direct questions to atalminfo@gmail.com.

NIEA National Convention is at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, near San Diego, October 8-11, 2019. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

50th Annual NIEA Convention and Trade Show is October 9-12, 2019, in Minneapolis, MN. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

The Indigenous Studies Area of the Midwest Popular Culture Association at the annual Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference seeks panel proposals and paper abstracts for the annual Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference to be held from Thursday-Sunday October 10-13, 2019, in Cincinnati.

Abstracts may address any aspect of Aboriginal, First Nations, Maori, Sami, and other Indigenous popular cultures. In addition, the area highly encourages comparative papers between Indigenous and, say, Asian, Latin American, Pacific Islander, or African popular cultures. Topics might address, but are not in any way limited to the following:

  • Film and Animation
  • Television
  • Popular Music
  • Radio shows
  • New Media
  • Video Games, Blogging, YouTube
  • Fashion
  • Popular Literature
  • Theater, Festivals, Spectacles, and Ceremonies

Panels should open with approximately 100-word theme before a 200-word abstract for each panelists. Individual paper abstracts of about 200 word should be submitted electronically before or by April 30, 2018 via the online submission system, https://submissions.mpcaaca.org.

Send questions and inquiries to the Area Chair, Anthony Adah at tony.adah@gmail.com. For more information about the conference, including how to submit to a different area, please visit the conference website at http://mpcaaca.org/indy-2018/2017-cfp/. For information about the conference please visit the conference website at www.mpcaaca.org/conference.

American Indigenous Research Association Meeting is October 11-13, 2019, at the University of Washington. For details go to: http://www.americanindigenousresearchassociation.org/annual-meeting/.

G2E Global Gaming Expo is October 14-17, 2019, at the Sands Expo Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV). For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

UCLA IAC Fall Forum is  October 18, 2019, 3-5 PM, at the James West Alumni Center, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. For information visit: https://www.aisc.ucla.edu/events/iac_fallforum2018.aspx.

2019 NCAI Annual Convention & Marketplace is October 20, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019, in Albuquerque, NM. For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

The 2nd National NDIS Conference: Doing It The First People Way is October 23-25, 2019, at Pullman Hotel Cairns, Qld, Australia. For details visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

The 2019 World First Nations Early Childhood Conference: Empowering Generations is October 23-25, 2019, at Pullman Hotel Cairns, Qld, Australia. For details visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

6th International Center for Ethnic and Religious Conflict and Economic development: Is There a Correlation (ICERM) International Conference is in New York City, October 29-31 2019. Peace and conflict resolution scholars, practitioners, traditional rulers and leaders, indigenous leaders, policy makers, and students from many countries around the world are gathering for the first time in New York City to exchange ideas on the traditional systems of conflict resolution. For details visit: www.icermediation.org.

The 3rd Annual Honoring Native Foodways may be in November 2019 in the University Center Annex, University of North Carolina, Pembroke. For information go to: https://www.uncp.edu/.

FALCON Annual Conference may be in November 2019. For information go to: http://falcon.aihec.org/Pages/FALCONHome.aspx.

La Cosecha, 24th Annual Dual Language Conference is November 13 - 16, 2019, In Albuquerque, NM. For details visit: https://www.lacosechaconference.org.

6th Annual International Conference on Poverty and Sustainable Development may be in December 2019. For information go to: http://povertyconferences.com.

The 2019 National Indigenous Languages Revival & Education Conference is December 11-13, 2019, at Hilton Hotel, Darwin, NT, Australia. For details visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

The 2019 National Caring for Country Conference is December 11-13, 2019, at Hilton Hotel, Darwin, NT, Australia . For details visit: https://www.icsconferences.org.

NCAI 2020 Executive Council Winter Session is February 9-13, 2020, in Washington, DC). For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

AIHEC 2020 WINTER Meeting is February 3-6, 2020, may be at the Holiday Inn Capitol, Washington, DC. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

National Indian Child Welfare Association - 38th Annual Conference is March 29-April 1, 2020, in Denver, CO ). For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

NAFOA - 38th Annual Spring Conference is April 6-7, 2020 at the J.W. Marriot, Nashville, TN). For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

AIHEC 2020 Spring Student Conference is spring 2020. AIHEC 2020 Spring Student Conference. For details visit: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.htm.

2020 NCAI Mid Year Conference & Marketplace is June 7, 2020 - Jun 11, 2020, in Anchorage, AK (Contracts pending). For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

 The 2020 Institute on Collaborative Language Research (CoLang)held every two yearsis at the University of Montana from June 15 th  July 17 th, 2020, and will be co-hosted by the University of Montana (UM) and Chief Dull Knife College (CDKC). For information about SSILA go to: www.ssila.org.

AILA (Association Internationale de Linguistique Appliquee) World Congress will take August 9-14, 2020, at The University of Groningen, in Groningen, The Netherlands. Visit the Congress website < aila2017.com.br > for more detailed information about the venue and the conference, or go to: http://www.aila.info.

14th Biannual Advocates for Indigenous California Language Survival may be in September 2020. For details visit: http://www.aicls.org.

13th International Conference on the Environmental Management of Enclosed Coastal Seas (EMECS 12) is September 7, 2020, at University of Hull, Kingston upon Hull, U.K. For details go to: https://www.emecs.or.jp/en/topics/item385.

9th Biennial International Indigenous Research Conference may be November 2020. For information visit: http://www.indigenousresearchconference.ac.nz.

Annual Tusweca Tiospaye 2019, Lakota Dakota Nakota Language Summit and First Nations Education Summit may be in November 2019 in Rapid City, SD. For details visit: http://tuswecatiospaye.org/.

The National Association for Multicultural Education: NAME 2018 Annual International Conference: is in Tucson, AZ, November 6-10, 2019. For details visit: http://www.nameorg.org/.

2018 SICC First Nations Language Keepers Gathering: Our Sacred Languages Walk With Us is in Saskatoon Inn & Conference Centre, Canada, November 6-7, 2018. For information visit: http://www.sicc.sk.ca/2018-first-nations-language-keepers-gathering.html.

La Cosecha 23rd Annual Dual Language Conference is November 13 - 16, 2019, in Santa Fe, NM. For details go to: https://www.lacosechaconference.org.

The National Association for Multicultural Education: NAME 2018 Annual International Conference: is in Tucson, AZ, November 6-10, 2019. For details visit: http://www.nameorg.org/.

2020 NCAI Annual Convention & Marketplace is November 8, 2020 - Oct 30, 2020, in Sacramento, CA (Contracts pending). For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

NCAI 2021 Executive Council Winter Session is February 21-25, 2021, in Washington, DC.For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

NCAI 2021 Annual Convention & Marketplace is October 10-15, 2021 in Sacramento, CA (Contracts Pending) .For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

NCAI 2022 Executive Council Winter Session is February 13-17, 2022 in Washington, DC .For details visit: http://www.ncai.org/conferences-events/ncai-events.

American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) 2022 Spring Board Meeting is March 23-26, 2022. For information go to: http://www.aihec.org/who-we-are/calendar.cfm.

ICL 21, 21st International Congress of Linguists may be in July 2023. For details go to: https://aila.info/2018/05/06/icl-20/.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Employment Opportunity:

Assistant Director for Development for American Indian Programs at UNC Pembroke

 

The University of North Carolina at Pembroke is seeking an Assistant Director for Development for American Indian Programs.

 

Primary Purpose of the Position

 

The Assistant Director of Development for American Indian Programs should be an entrepreneurial development professional who will serve as the lead fundraiser for the Museum of the Southeast American Indian, American Indian Studies department, and the future School of American Indian Studies.

 

Job Description

 

The Assistant Director works in partnership with the Director of the Museum of the Southeast American Indian and the Director of the American Indian Studies Program in securing major gifts in support of the museum’s and program’s strategic goals. This position is expected to develop and manage a robust prospect portfolio to meet established goals. It would be beneficial for this person to have a working knowledge of the American Indian focused programs at UNCP. This position reports to the Associate Vice Chancellor of Advancement.

 

  • Develop meaningful, productive relationships with a portfolio of donors including alumni, friends, and parents to secure philanthropic funding for the Museum and the Program at all levels including gifts of $25,000 or more.
  • Implement solicitation strategies for major gift donors as well as planned gift donors.
  • Work with the museum staff and American Indian studies faculty on the successful solicitation of grants and gifts from companies and foundations.
  • Assist the Director of Alumni Engagement with identifying and managing alumni from these programs.
  • Identify and cultivate current and new prospects including graduates and other key constituencies.
  • Engage Deans, administrators and faculty in cultivation and solicitation of prospects.
  • Plans and executes donor cultivation activities.
  • Complete 10 – 12 donor visits per month.
  • Manage a portfolio of 100 – 150 prospects.
  • Articulate UNCP’s needs, values and mission through excellent informal and formal communications.
  • Draft compelling and persuasive proposals that meet the needs of the Museum and the Program while also targeting donors’ passions.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field and one year of fundraising experience required.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of an effective team
  • Exemplary interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to travel occasionally. Some nights and weekends are required.

 

Salary

 

  • Salary is commensurate with education and experience

 

Job Posting

 

 

More Information: Contact Brittany Sandefur, Director of Development, at 910.775.4661 or brittany.sandefur@uncp.edu.

 

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Lawrence T. Locklear (Lumbee), M.P.A.
Program Coordinator, Southeast American Indian Studies Program
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
1 University Drive | P.O. Box 1510 | Pembroke, NC 28372
O: 910.775.4579 | F: 910.522.5795

www.uncp.edu/sais | lawrence.locklear@uncp.edu

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