• Contemporary Mongolia’s Utilization of Language and Script for Political Purposes

    Posted on May 12, 2015 by Maria Khodorkovsky in Blog, Events.

    Thank you to Dr. Campi and everyone who joined us for the discussion “Contemporary Mongolia’s Utilization of Language and Script for Political Purposes” this past Saturday! To view slides from the presentation, simply click on an image.

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  • Announcing Next Speaker Series Event: Spotlight on Mongolia

    Posted on April 15, 2015 by Maria Khodorkovsky in Blog, Events.

    Contemporary Mongolia’s Utilization of Language and Script for Political Purposes Dr. Alicia Campi Saturday, May 9, 3-5 pm. Free parking is available. Admission is free. Parking passes available onsite. Directions: City of College Park  City Hall Council Chambers  4500 Knox Rd, College Park, MD 20740 The Mongolian language and original Uighur script, developed at the time of Chinggis Khan in […]

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  • In Memoriam of Jack D. Jones

    Posted on April 7, 2015 by Maria Khodorkovsky in Blog.

    Former National Museum of Language Vice-President Jack D. Jones, 89, passed away on March 27, 2015. He died of a stroke in Asheville, NC where he had moved to from Bowie, MD, a few years ago. Jack served in the US Army for over two years prior to joining the National Security Agency, where he served as […]

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  • National Museum of Language Presents: What is Klingon?

    Posted on April 2, 2015 by Maria Khodorkovsky in Blog.

    Thank you to everyone who made the March 14 lecture a resounding success! It was pretty much a full house, and we were thrilled to have local reporter Raye Weigel cover the event. Here is an interview with Marc Okrand.

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  • National Museum of Language Announces New Board of Trustees Member

    Posted on March 10, 2015 by Maria Khodorkovsky in Blog.

    We are pleased to introduce you to our newest Board of Trustees member, Laura Wagner, Ph.D. An associate professor in the Department of Psychology at Ohio State University, Dr. Wagner earned her doctorate in Linguistics from the University of Pennsylvania in 1998. She specializes in how children acquire language and learn about meaning, and has held […]

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  • Help Grow the Virtual Museum

    Posted on February 20, 2015 by nmladmin_wp1 in Virtual.

    Are you interested in creating an educational experience for visitors to the Virtual National Museum of Language? Do you have digital design skills? Can you edit php, html, and feel comfortable on WordPress? Are you skilled in Photoshop, Premiere, or Flash? Contact us to discuss how you can contribute to NML’s development of a Virtual […]

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  • NML Board Nominations

    Posted on January 11, 2015 by nmladmin_wp1 in Blog, Events.

    The mission of the National Museum of Language is “To inspire an appreciation for the magic and beauty of language.” We seek your help in recruiting new members to our Board of Trustees, to help us move forward with new talent and energy. You can nominate yourself or someone else who has agreed to be nominated. […]

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  • Young Linguists of America

    Posted on May 14, 2014 by nmladmin_wp1 in Uncategorized.

    Hello! Hola! Bonjour! This page is for young people who want to explore languages. Young Linguists of America is sponsored by the National Museum of Language. See our exhibits Fun with Chinese: Try the quiz

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  • Japanese Writing

    Posted on November 15, 2013 by nmladmin_wp1 in Exhibits.

    PowerPoint on Japanese number-writing: Goroawase PDF | Goroawase PPT Link to Google Slideshow                   PowerPoint on Japanese characters                

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  • Volunteer

    Posted on October 15, 2013 by nmladmin_wp1 in Events.

    NML needs people like you who are passionate about language. Contact us to volunteer as a docent, greeter, committee member, or grant writer. Here are some of the things we need help with from our volunteers: Update and monitor our social media accounts: Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, Website Inform the public of our activities through regular print and broadcast […]

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