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News: Alaska's Doyon Region Receives Grant to Help Save Native Languages

September 27, 2016 Comments

Doyon is one of Alaska's regional corporation and runs more than a dozen companiess. The 12.5 million acres of land in Alaska's interior they own is home to 10 ancestral languages, including nine Athabascan languages plus Inupiaq, and represents half of the 20 Native languages spoken in the state of...

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Culture Curation
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alaska languages, alaska native languages, endangered languages, doyon languages
10 Facts About Arab Culture - INFOGRAPHIC

June 30, 2016 Comments

The Arab world stretches across 22 countries and consists of over 200 million people. Arab is a term used to describe the people whose native tongue is Arabic. Arab is a cultural term, not a racial term, and Arabic people come from various ethnic and religious backgrounds....

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Culture Curation
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Arabic, Arab Culture, Arabic Culture, Arab People
Challenges with Working in a Cross-Cultural and Multilingual Environment

June 23, 2016 Comments

It is not a secret that a company's success is heavily based on its people, their skill set and their dedication and passion to the job they are performing. In a multicultural team, good teamwork and willingness to understand the other person is even more important for a healthy company atmos...

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Culture Curation
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multicultural teams, cross-cultural management, multilingual companies
Manchester’s Languages Will Be Mapped On LinguaSnapp App

June 17, 2016 Comments

A new app, LinguaSnapp, will map out all of the roughly 200 languages spoken in Manchester, United Kingdom, by asking users to upload images of the different languages they encounter while out and about in the city. Smartphone users will be able to upload the images they take with their devic...

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Culture Curation
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Manchester Languages, United Kindgom, UK Languages, LinguaSnapp
Raising Children in a Foreign Country

June 03, 2016 Comments

Moving to another country is exciting but settling in can be tough. You've made the big move to relocate and you've downloaded the Arabic, Spanish or Hindi for Beginners app to help you navigate local life. But it's not as simple as that. Especially if you have children. How will you ensure they int...

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Culture Curation
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expat, expat children, raising children abroad, living abroad
Mother's Day Around the World

May 03, 2016 Comments

There have been celebrations dedicated to mothers tracing back to the ancient Greeks and Romans. These ancient traditions led to what is now known as Mother's Day. While commonly celebrated in many western cultures on the second Sunday of May, many unique customs still exist around the world....

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Culture Curation
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mother's day, mother's day traditions around the world, traditions around the world

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