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Major and Minor in First Nations and Endangered Languages!

February 11, 2019

Undergraduate Major and Minor in First Nations and Endangered Languages (FNEL) have been officially approved by the BC Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

Dr. Mark Turin awarded the UBC Killam Research Fellowships.

FNEL Professor Dr. Mark Turim has been awarded one of the UBC Killam Faculty Research Fellowships for 2018-2019!

Dr. Daisy Rosenblum and Dr. Mark Turin : Two FNEL Recipients of the Community-University Engagement Support Fund

April 17, 2018

Two FNEL professors were recipients of this year’s Community-University Engagement Support (CUES) fund. Congratulations to Dr. Daisy Rosenblum and Dr. Mark Turin.   K’ank’otłaxan’s awi’nagwis (Knowing our Land): A clam film and knowledge mobilization project in the Gwa’sala – ‘Nakwaxda’xw community Community Partner: Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw Nation (Erin Latham, Coordinator, Lands and Resources Office) UBC Partner: First Nations and Endangered Languages […]

First Nations and Endangered Languages (Sessional Lecturer)

April 11, 2018

10 Apr, 2018 The First Nations and Endangered Languages Program within the Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies (CIS) at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver Campus), invites applications for a part-time Sessional Lecturer for the 8 instructional months (September 2018 to April 2019) of the upcoming academic year. The Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies (CIS) is an interdisciplinary research […]

New Courses for Winter 1 – 2017

August 23, 2017

We would like to draw your attention to two new courses this fall in the field of Indigenous languages.

Director, Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies – FACULTY OF ARTS, UBC

June 21, 2017

June 21, 2017 The Faculty of Arts at The University of British Columbia – Vancouver campus invites applications from experienced scholars and academic leaders for the position of Director of the Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies (CIS), with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2018. The University is located on the traditional, ancestral and […]

UBC Hosts BC Breath of Life Archival Institute for First Nations Languages

June 9, 2017

The inaugural BC Breath of Life Archival Institute for First Nations Languages was held at UBC from May 14-20, under the Directorship of Patricia A. Shaw and Organizing Committee members Jorge Emilio Rosés Labrada and Daisy Rosenblum, in close collaboration with Advisory Board members Elder Larry Grant, Jill Campbell, Marny Point, Vanessa Campbell, and Grace Point from the Musqueam Indian Band Language and Culture Department.

FNEL Celebrates 20 years of MIB-UBC FNLG/FNEL Partnership

As part of our 20th anniversary celebrations, our annual term-end potluck with the hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ language classes at the Musqueam Community Centre included some special performances and tributes.

FNEL and MIB Teams Participate in the ICLDC Conference in Honolulu

March 31, 2017

Our FNEL faculty along with colleagues from the Musqueam Lan guage and Culture Department had a wonderful experience at the 5th International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation (ICLDC) from March 2-5, 2017 at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

Come celebrate 20 years of MIB-UBC FNLG/FNEL partnership with us!

March 29, 2017

As part of our 20th anniversary celebrations, we invite you to join us at our end-of-term community potluck dinner. Please bring some food to share and be ready to participate as students in the program present their work. RSVP online here by April 4th, 2017.