Registration open for Lushootseed Language Conference

Mark your calendars for the 4th Annual Lushootseed Language Conference, “Heart of Lushootseed: Honoring the Teachers and the Teachings.” The conference will be held April 20 at Seattle University.

The event is being hosted by Lushootseed Research – founded in 1983 by Vi Hilbert – and is sponsored by the Upper Skagit Indian Tribe, Seattle University, and Northwest Indian College (NWIC).

Register by April 10 for the early bird rate of $40, or pay $50 at the door. Students and Elders rate is $20. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) through NWIC will be available.

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For more information about registration and lodging, contact Tami Chock at or at (360) 392-4259 or Meghan McCormick at