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ERIC Number: EJ764944
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 2
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1052-5505
Reclaiming Stolen Words: Sinte Gleska Instructor Teaches Evolution of Lakota Language
Hermes, Mary
Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education, v18 n2 p20-21 Win 2006
The article discusses how Sinte Gleska University (SGU), South Dakota, has been promoting Lakota language since its inception. SGU is the first tribal-based university in the U.S. White Hat, a teacher from SGU, has been promoting Lakota language through his impressive style of teaching. The university requires every SGU student to opt for Lakota language. White Hat has also written a book titled "Reading and Writing the Lakota Language." SGU offers both 2-year and 4-year degrees in Lakota Studies.
Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education. P.O. Box 720, Mancos, CO 81328. Tel: 888-899-6693; Fax: 970-533-9145; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: South Dakota