Alaska Science Forum: Far-north changes pondered in San Francisco

...he hopes people don't need yearly catastrophes to realize a long-term shift is underway.Jeffries, now Arctic Science Advisor for the Office of Naval Research, said he hopes one thing comes out of the U.S.'s two-year assignment in 2015 leading...
School district spends nearly $11K to handle the press

...confirmed coaches and principals were required to attend. The aforementioned email from Weiss stated that assistant coaches and advisors were strongly encouraged to attend.At least one coach, who wished to remain anonymous for fear of reprimand, refused to...
Spreading JAMM

...York-based public broadcasting network. Series Executive Producer Jill Peters, with Thirteen Productions, said series advisors recommended some programs to consider, and JAMM "rose to the top.""Lorrie Heagy is an outstanding teacher and teacher...
Icebreaker Tournament feels the cold

...was slashed in half this year, from $30,000 to $15,000 at each school. That money was specifically for coaches and advisors. Maintaining the same activities has been difficult. Effects of that, aside from dropping some coaches, was that the Juneau...
Penn's top picks

...photojournalism through his father, an English teacher at the high school in his home town in Hanford, California."He was the advisor to the student newspaper and yearbook, so I was always sort of around that environment," Penn recalled. "He'd bring...
Magazine lists Juneau man among top financial advisors

...second year in a row, Barron's Magazine named long-time Juneau resident Peter Jurasz one of the top 1,000 financial advisors in the United States, and one of the top five in Alaska. Jurasz, with partners Doug Scudder and Brian Lingle, formed partnership...
Empire Editorial: Legislature has a duty to investigate Guard scandal

...its men and women in uniform. The healing process will take time, about 12 to 18 months, according to what new military advisors told Gov. Sean Parnell. But Parnell might not be part of the equation in the next year or so, and Bill Walker, if victorious...
Deal ends tramway appraisal dispute

...called for an update to the existing lease, and a subcommittee was charged with the task in close partnership with CBJ legal advisors.The lease amendment specifies re-appraisal will now occur every five years until the lease expires in 2030. Goldbelt's...
Sealaska accepting applications for Board Youth Advisor position

...months. She is serving as the board youth advisor until June 2014. "Sealaska exists because...much to the table."The board youth advisor position was established in 2009. Sealaska...serve through the Sealaska board youth advisor program," said Sealaska Board Chair...
Cultural appropriation and education: making the right decisions

...Honors Program and the Flying University at UAS, Dr. Sesko researches stereotypes and prejudice, and Kolene James is the advisor for the Wooch.een and the Gay Straight Alliance student groups.Our discussions were wide ranging, and each group consolidated...


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