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The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, in partnership with Sitting Bull College, is hosting the 12th annual Dakota/Lakota Summer Institute (DLSI) on the main Sitting Bull College campus in Fort Yates, ND from June 4 through June 22, 2018!
DLSI at Sitting Bull College is open to any individuals interested in learning and teaching the Dakota/Lakota language. We have:
* Courses for all learning levels, from beginners (no experience necessary) to fluent speakers;
* More opportunities to learn the Dakota language than ever before;
* A range of teaching methodology and linguistics courses; and
* Field courses focusing on hands-on Dakota/Lakota cultural activities and experiences led by fluent speakers.
For a full schedule of courses and to start your registration, visit www.standingrockiyapi.org/schedule.
All courses will be available for credit or CEUs through Sitting Bull College, with participants able to work towards earning an Associate of Science degree in Lakȟótiyapi/Dakȟótiyapi. Lodging options are available at the Sitting Bull College dorms and the Prairie Knights Casino & Resort.