Digital Language Resources and Archiving Workshop

Date: 

Mon, 19/09/2016 to Tue, 20/09/2016
This two - day workshop will focus on the basics of developing digital language resources and principles of developing digital archives. Participants will have an opportunity to evaluate the current digital presence of their language; the resources available and needed to expand their language's digital presence; and the desirability and practicality of developing digital langauge resources for the community. Engage with community members, academics, and community experts in the development and use of digital language resources for preservation, teaching, and repatriation of linguistic and cultural materials. This workshop is supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant # BCS 1160394.
 
Instructors: Shannon Bischoff, Ph.D. and Audra Vincent, M.A., (Coeur d' Alene)
 
Location: Huhugam Heritage Center, 4759 N. Maricopa Road, Chandler, AZ 85226, Gila River Indian Community
 
Registration fee: $120 (for continental breakfast, lunch, refreshment breaks and workshop materials). Registration fee deadline: September 9. Payment can be made by check or money order to: The University of Arizona.
 
Submit payment to:
 
University of Arizona
College of Education Room 517
PO Box 210069
Tucson, AZ 85721.
 
 
Limited support available: Up to 5 selected participants are eligible to receive a $220 stipend to help defray the costs of participation. To apply send a brief statement of why you want to attend the workshop and how you will use the information to further your professional or personal goals. Application deadline: August 31, 2016. Send your statment to: coe-aildi@email.arizona.edu

Location: 

Huhugam Heritage Center, 4759 N. Maricopa Road, Chandler, AZ 85226, Gila River Indian Community