Welcome to the website for the 25th Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium (SILS2018).

In recognition of their 25 years of investing in indigenous languages, SILS2018 is jointly organized by the Peigan Board of Education/Piikani Nation and the University of Lethbridge. It will be held in traditional Blackfoot territory at Nato’ohkotok (Medicine Rock), the University of Lethbridge. Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium is the oldest and largest gathering of Indigenous Language stakeholders in North America.

SILS2018 took place on June 7-9 2018. Local media reported on the events. See HERE and HERE for two articles in the Lethbridge Herald and HERE for a short clip on Global News.

Presentation materials (sent to us by presenters with permission to share) are available HERE.

The final program including abstracts for all presentations is available HERE

You can contact us at info@sils2018.ca.