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Posts from February 2018

A Visitors Guide to Hiking Cherokee, NC

To help you plan your next outdoor adventure in Cherokee, we put together this guide of 13 hikes organized by driving distance. Choose your own adventure: waterfalls, scenic overlooks, creeks, streams, and wildflowers are all within reach! Discover a nice mix of easy hikes for the whole family, as well as some more moderate hikes if you’re looking for a challenge. (Photo by AndreDPhotography)

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Keeping the Cherokee Language Alive: Teaching College Students & Adult Second Language Learners

More than just a means of communication, language is intrinsic to cultural identity and group solidarity. For the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, their native tongue is in danger of being lost. In this post, we look at some of the successful courses and resources that help college students and adults, who had no prior experience speaking or reading Cherokee, begin to master the language.

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