Language in the Media

 

2016

Westview Students Learning Spanish - Southeast Lifestyles, Estevan (January 22, 2016)

Government cuts funding for Saskatchewan language schools - Leader Post (March 4, 2016)

SOHL: Province cuts funding to Heritage Language program (March 5, 2016)

SOHL: Funding pulled from heritage language schools in Saskatchewan - CBC (March 6, 2016)

SOHL: Regina city committee green-lights tax exemption for language association - Leader Post (March 8, 2016)

SOHL: City council: Care home towers, downtown expansion and tax exemptions - Leader Post (March 29, 2016)

La Loche, SK, residents fear loss of Dene language and culture - CBC (March 29, 2016)

Klingon legal brief says a language can't be owned - Seattle Times (April 30, 2016)

Indigenous languages are vital to telling Canada's story - The Globe and Mail (May 13, 2016)

Urgent action needed over decline of language learning at Cambridge University (May 24, 2016)

SOHL: Decision to cut $225K grant to language schools stirs up petition (May 29, 2016)

SOHL: Heritage language advocates take fight straight to government (May 31, 2016)

First Nations language gets a 21st century reboot with 100 Days of Cree (June 7, 2016)

SOHL: Funding Cut - German Language Programs Worried About Future (June 2016)

Spanish on the Shelves, Latin Culture in the Air at a Bookstore in Queens (July 28, 2016)

Saving a dying Siberian language

How Do You Say ‘Welcome to Europe’ in Maltese? Check an Arabic Dictionary (July 1, 2016)

Brain injury turns Italian man into Frenchman with poor language skills (June 3, 2016)

Speakers of two dialects may share cognitive advantage with speakers of two languages (April 27, 2016)

Brain pattern predicts how fast an adult learns a new language (May 10, 2016)

Why do writers abandon their native language (May 14, 2016)

Three-language children's book creates community bonds (June 9, 2016)

Indigenous languages are dying in Canada. Here's how people are trying to save them (June 24, 2016)

Cree language gets 21st-century reboot from First Nation Canadians (June 7, 2016)

Discussing diversity builds understanding at Sheldon-Williams during Let's Talk Culture (June 2, 2016)

 

2015

Interviews with participants from the Nehiyawak Cree Language Camp about their experiences. videos

Skwomesh language revitalized by First Nation youth through DIY immersion - CBC (February 4, 2015)

Muslim students in Regina learn Arabic as a way to connect with God (February 8, 2015)

Local radio show celebrates languages - The Star Pheonix (February 4, 2015)

Peruvian girl covers Michael Jackson in dying language of Quechua (August 18, 2015)

Fry's English Delight, Stephen Fry - Yiddish in England clip - BBC (September 2015)

A symphony for China's dying language of Nu Shu - BBC (October 7, 2015)

Regina students recite "In Flanders Field" in Cree, French, Urdu, and Spanish - CBC (November 10, 2015)

Saskatchewan teacher Belinda Daniels nominated for $1M 'Nobel Prize of Teaching' (December 11, 2015)

 

2014

Language schools offer chance to hold onto heritage language - Leader Post (January 24, 2014)

Saskatchewan Celebrates 40 years of multiculturalism - CBC (November 16, 2014)

Why save a language? - NY Times (December 5, 2014)

 

2013

Celebrating the Power of Languages - The Carillon (February 28, 2013)

 

2012

Vanishing Languages - National Geographic (July 2012)

 

 

2010

Lost in Translation (July 23, 2010)