By Michaela Bryan
The Lakota Immersion Project “Wakanyeja Tiokihe Oti” is funded through the Rosebud Sioux Tribe’s Department of Education. The program held an open house on Monday, June 2.
The Lakota Immersion Project’s building is located at 69 Willow Street in St. Francis.
Teachers at the Lakota Immersion Project are Carmen Eagle Pipe and Bridget Swift Hawk.
“The purpose of the Lakota Immersion Project is to revitalize the Lakota Language,” informed Eagle Pipe. “Our Lakota language is in a state of emergency. Our elders who speak it and teach it are passing