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In collaboration with the Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project (WLRP), Indigenous women educators and leaders, the Dept. of Women’s and Gender Studies is redesigning WOST/WGS 270, Native American Women in North America, to incorporate a lecture series on nation building and a semester-long community engagement project fostering student leadership in a research and policy formation project focused on legislating and funding a Native American language education law in Massachusetts.


A partnership between the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies at UMass Boston and the Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project.

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Part of the UMass Boston Community-Engaged Teaching, Research, and Service Series.