In The News | August 2-6

Each week, we feature a few articles about Indigenous news, issues and initiatives with a local, national and global focus. We feature these as an educational resource, and they should not be construed as an official stance or reflective of the opinions or beliefs of the Institute, CIS staff or faculty.

For the week of August 2-6:




  • ‘Homecoming’: 100 years after forceful removal, Native American tribe celebrate reclaimed land in Oregon by Dianne Lugo for USA Today
  • Tribal leaders raise ‘serious concerns’ about plans to turn their shrinking Louisiana island home into a ‘sportsman’s paradise’ by Nathan Jessee for
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    • Sessional Instructor, FNIS 300: Writing for Indigenous Studies
    • Sessional Instructor, FNEL 281: Sounds of Endangered Languages: Conservation and Revitalization.
    • Sessional Instructor, FNEL 481: Heritage Resources in Endangered First Nations Language Revitalization