QEM TCUP EAGER project: CULTURAL ENGAGEMENT & RECRUITMENT OF AMERICAN INDIAN MALES INTO COMPUTER SCIENCE THROUGH COMPUTATIONAL LINGUISTICS

NATIVE LANGUAGES & TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM: 

Using Technology to Support the Documentation and Preservation of Native Languages

Overview of student benefits

  • Professional development – Hands-on training, summer Internships, participation in professional conferences; community outreach, teamwork (shared responsibilities)
  • Leadership Skills Development – oral and written communication/presentations; leading/coordinating webinars; peer mentoring
  •  Raspberry PI Computer System and Access to Linguistics and Computing Resources
    • Computer System:  CanaKit Raspberry Pi 3 Complete Starter Kit - 32 GB Edition; Keyboard and Mouse; Lancevon- 10.1 inch Small Portable Computer HDMI VGA HD LCD Monitor display screen
    • Linguistics:  Books and publications on the language, including existing dictionaries; YouTube Videos and other electronic training materials

    • Computing:  Language-focused computer programs, websites, Smartphone apps, videos; On-line courses in languages, linguistics, or programming