CoLang 2020 Events

Special Events

In addition to workshops and practica, the following special events will take place at CoLang 2020:

Opening Morning Reception

Monday June 15th 8:30 - 11:45 AM at the Phyllis J. Washington Education Center ALi Auditorium

Ice Cream Social

Monday June 15th 7:00 - 8:30 PM.

Welcome Celebration

Wednesday June 17th 5:45 - 8:30 AM at the Phyllis J. Washington Education Center ALi Auditorium

Dance performance presented by Missoula Urban Indian Health Center. The Missoula Urban Indian Health Center's dance group is compromised of UM American Indian students and community members whose goal is to increase protective factors through culturally relevant programming.

Blackfeet Star Stories

Saturday June 20th at the Star Gazing Room in the Payne Family Native American Center

Presented by the University of Montana Department of Physics and AstronomySmithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage through funding from Ferring Pharmaceuticals.

Sharing Circles

Tuesday June 23rd and Wednesday June 24th 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Presented by the University of Montana Linguistics Club. CoLang facilitators and participants are invited to share stories and present their work.

Closing Gathering

Friday June 26th 2:15 - 3:45 PM

Office Hours

Coming soon!

Panel Discussions

Coming soon!

Public Events

Some events at CoLang will be open to the public, including:

Models Plenary Talks

Weekdays June 15th - 25th 1:00 - 2:00 PM at the Phyllis J. Washington Education Center ALi Auditorium

Models Plenary Lineup

Movie Night

Tuesday June 16th 7:00 - 8:30 PM at the UC Theater in the University Center

Presented by the Smithsonian Mother Tongue Film Festival through funding from the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage and Ferring Pharmaceuticals.

Poetry Night

Monday June 22nd 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Presented by the American Indian Language Development Institute and the University of Montana Linguistics Club.