2016 Myaamiaki Conference Announced

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The 7th Biennial Myaamiaki Conference will be hosted at Miami University, Saturday, April 2, 9:00AM-4:00PM, in the Shriver Center Dolibois Rooms.

The conference will present current research and other topics related to the Miami Tribe.  This year’s theme is eempaapiikinamankwi kineepwaayoneminaani (We pick up the threads of our … Read more

Faculty affiliates studying effect of self-identity on college success

Myaamia Center faculty affiliates Susan Mosley-Howard and Kate Rousmaniere have been studying the effect of self-identity on college success.  They presented at the 2014 Myaamiaki Conference on their progress, and recently Miami University’s Office for the Advancement of Research and Scholarship wrote an article about … Read more

Center awarded grant for “Breath of Life” program

“The Myaamia Center at Miami University has received a $167,650 grant awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for a project titled “Breath of Life Archival Institute for Indigenous Languages.”

Daryl Baldwin, director of the Myaamia Center, is principal investigator.

The funding is part of the Documenting Endangered Languages program, … Read more

Announcing the 2014 Myaamiaki Conference!

We are proud to announce the 6th biennial Myaamiaki Conference hosted at Miami University presenting research related to the Miami Tribe.  The conference, titled “maamawi aanciniikiyankwi neehi aancihtaakiiyankwi: Together We Grow and Change” will be held at Miami University on Saturday, March 15, 2014. Visit the 2014 conference web page Read more

“Inokaatawaakani Project” featured on the NEH website.

The National Endowment for the Humanities has chosen to highlight our “LeBoullenger Dictionary” transcription project in a recent report on funded initiatives. The project has been active for nine months and is progressing well. The article by the National Endowment for the Humanities is available here.

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