This webpage last updated: July 9, 2019
SFU Board of Governors and SFU Senate approved the update of our unit name's: First Nations Languages Program. Also approved is the new undergraduate program - Diploma in First Nations Language Proficiency. (July 2018)
NEW HOME FOR FNLP (FNEP)
FNLP (FNEP) has a new office beginning December 10, 2018. We will be in Robert C. Brown Hall RCB 8119.
FNLP/FNEP moved from Saywell Hall to Robert C. Brown Hall (RCB) and resided in SFU IAUPP space between January 2018 to November 2018.
To contact our office or the academic advisor, please email: email@example.com.
Applications are now accepted for the 2019-20 academic year.
Submit application BEFORE January 31st, 2019 for Summer 2019 and Fall 2019 entry.
See FNLP Admission webpage for application form and information.
Sessional Instructor Positions
Application are being accepted for __1__position(s) in FNLP in
Deadline for application: 12:00 Noon, Monday, September 23, 2019
Visit FNLP Employment webpage for job posting and details.
WORK STUDY - SPRING 2020
We will have ___TBA____Work-Study Project on-campus positions available in Spring 2020. ***Interested student must be accepted to Term 1201 SFU Work-Study Program in order to be able to apply for Work-Study Student positions.***
We would like to welcome Cheyenne Cunningham to the FNLP team as the new Program Coordinator. Cheyenne brings to FNLP her familiarity of First Nations language initiatives. Cheyenne is a recent (inaugural cohort) graduate of SFU's new Master of Arts in Linguistics of a First Nations Language Program and is a First Nations language teacher in her community.
ACOLADES AND KUDOS
2019 Governor General’s Innovation Awards Recipients
Dr. Marianne Ignace and Dr. Ronald E. Ignace are recipients to this year's Governor General’s Innovation Awards.
Read their INNOVATION story, "Chief Dr. Ronald Ignace and Dr. Marianne Ignace successfully combined scientific knowledge with wisdom of Elders."
See also "SFU News: Decades of Indigenous collaboration lead to Governor General's Innovation Award"
Congratulations on New Book!
Coyote Art Work (2009) by David August (Dave) Seymour, Kamloops, BC.