LINGUIST List 28.1037

Tue Feb 28 2017

Internships: 2017 Lakota Summer Institute - Administrative Assistant/USA

Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <>

Date: 27-Feb-2017
From: Elliot Bannister <>
Subject: 2017 Lakota Summer Institute - Administrative Assistant/USA
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University or Organization: Lakota Language Consortium
Web Address:

Type of Work: Administration

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
                            Language Documentation
                            Not Applicable

Duration: 02-Jun-2017 to 30-Jun-2017
Internship Location: Fort Yates, North Dakota, USA
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Special Qualifications: This role is ideal for anyone seeking experience in tribal college administration, community organization and/or language revitalization. Our perfect candidate has great communication and event management skills and is proficient with Microsoft Office programs.

Intern at Standing Rock this summer! The Lakota Language Consortium is seeking a proactive individual to assist with administrative duties at the 2017 Lakota Summer Institute at Sitting Bull College, Fort Yates, ND.

Now in its eleventh year, the Lakota Summer Institute is an an important opportunity for Lakota language teachers and second language learners from across the Great Plains come together. They take college accredited classes in community linguistics, immersion methods, teaching techniques, neologism development and more.

This is a full-time, on-site position. It is unpaid, but travel expenses, food and accommodation at the Prairie Knights Casino and Resort are provided.

Application Deadline: 24-Mar-2017

Contact Information:

Page Updated: 28-Feb-2017