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  • Lakota Summer Institute

    The Lakota Summer Institute is a four-week Lakota language boot camp at Sitting Bull College on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. It plays host to a vibrant community of learners and teachers from North Dakota, South Dakota and beyond, and offers a wide range of courses including intensive language for beginners, teaching methodology, neologism development and even poetry. Now in its eleventh year, it has provided dozens of teachers with accredited training in passing on the language to the next generation.

    Crow Summer Institute

    Mandan, Hidatsa & Arikara Summer Institute