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Aug
17
National Language Summit The 3 rd National Language Summit on the Survey of Philippine Languages will be held at Finster Auditorium, Ateneo de Davao University, Davao City on August 25, 2017. This is a partnership between SIL Philippines , the Department of Education , and the Commission for Higher...
Jun
17
Philippines Community of Practice-Indigenous Peoples Communities and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) JPL Hall of Freedom, Lyceum of the Philippines University June 13-16, 2017, Intramuros, Manila The community of practice, a group of about 70 participants from throughout the Philippines,...
May
17
Bloom Workshop Development of Mother Tongue-Based Materials Using the Bloom Software May 25 to 26 2017, Subic, Zambales. Please click this link to see the event details.
Apr
17
A second Philippines Language Summit took place on April 21, 2017, at the Language Research Center (SIL Philippines). Twenty-four participants from 12 HEIs were in attendance, along with (four) representatives from the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). The purpose of the Summit was to inform,...
Apr
16
Working together for Philippine languages (April 2016) The Philippines Secretary of Education, Bro. Armin Luistro F.S.C., gave a passionate plea for university decision-makers to each adopt a Philippine language. His reason was based on the value of each language, stating, "The heart and soul of...
Feb
16
February 2016 Article: MTB-MLE implementation in the Philippines highlighted in Myanmar conference The ACTRC MTB-MLE team with Bonna Duron-Luder, Xinia Skoropinski and Professor Jo Lo Bianco
Jan
16
University of the Philippines and SIL Philippines are hosting the 26th Annual Meeting. SEALS26 invites scholars working on Southeast Asian linguistics for this year's meeting in Manila. Below are the dates regarding submission of papers. Deadline of abstracts: 5 January 2016 Notification of review...
Apr
15
The Linguistic Society of the Philippines (LSP) recently held its annual conference. The 11 April event was co-organized with the University of Asia and the Pacific and held on the UAP campus in Pasig City, Metro Manila. Seven plenary sessions covered a variety of topics related to the conference...
Jun
14
(June 2014) The Tuwali Ifugao community of the northern Philippines recently celebrated the completion of a new dictionary for their language. The print version of the Tuwali Ifugao Dictionary and Grammar Sketch was introduced on 16 June as part of Gotad ad Ifugao, a week of festivities marking the...
Jan
04
On Friday, January 30, 2004, the Philippine Association of Academic and Research Libraries ( PAARL ) presented the Summer Institute of Linguistics (SIL) Philippines with the PAARL "Outstanding Library/Research Program of the Year Award" for 2003. This award was presented at the PAARL 31st Annual...