Quest to save tribal languages
("Hello, boys and girls.") "It's probably my funnest class," said Amanda Merwin, whose family is Ojibwe. Her mother speaks a few words, and "my Dad is kind of learning. But I'm way better." The school would love to have an immersion program, said Kathy ...
With hotel purchases, the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe welcomes you to St. Paul (again)
“Hello, St. Paul,” tribal business leader Joseph Nayquonabe ... If you want to say thanks, the word In Ojibwe is miigwech.
A trifecta of summer festivals
Woman’s voice: “Hello.” Buffalo News: “Hello ... fried Oreos from St. Peter’s United Church of Christ on the North Tonawanda side. • Nearby, the Fellowship of God’s Word hawks homemade cannoli. How can you go wrong?
To Our Anishinaabemowin Teachers: We are listening
Educator and spoken-word poet Taylor Mali often uses the term “Miracle ... and the complexity of the language. Our Language. Ojibwe Language. Anishinaabemowin. Our Anishinaabemowin teachers and instructors are a very ...
Word for Word / High School Speeches; Farewell, Dear Fellow Graduates. Hello, Whoever I Am.
Tanya Holthusen was the valedictorian in a class of 29 at Red Lake High School on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in northern Minnesota. She lives in Ponemah (pronounced Po-NEE-mah), or Where the Wind Blows. Miss Holthusen, an Ojibwa, spoke on the ...