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Hands-on learning

...Southeast in Juneau, the Yaadaas Crest Pole at Sitka National Historical Park in Sitka, and a house post at the Alaska Native Heritage Center in Anchorage, the brothers have already reached a point where they can lead apprenticeships of their own...
My Turn: Clearing 'New Pathways'

...of the humanities, including artistic, civic, cultural, historical and intellectual endeavors.? The Alaska Native Heritage Center, located in Anchorage, is a cultural hub engendering the active creation of art, while also providing permanent...
Master carver urges young artists to do their formline 'homework'

...known for his dugout canoes, which are on view at the Hokkaido Museum of Northern Peoples in Japan and the Alaska Native Heritage Center in Anchorage. Examples of his work in Juneau include a 25-foot totem pole ("Our Grandchildren's House" in the...
Perseverance to hold workshop weekend

...Writing Raven Communications, and is Associate Editor for First Alaskans Magazine. She was part of the Alaska Native Heritage Center's writing project, where she wrote the first draft of her play. Sunday, July 20: Panel: New Plays in...
Carver explores Tlingit battle armor and weapons

...his third-grade class.Last month it was Joseph who was teaching apprentices how to make such hooks at the Alaska Native Heritage Center. He was also working on a new war helmet at the center's Southeast site.After his talk about battle gear...
Expert: Westboro Baptist protesters unlikely to show

...despite their announcements to do so.The Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka has announced plans to picket the Alaska Native Heritage Center and ChangePoint, a nondenominational church, both in Anchorage on June 1.Southern Poverty Law Center senior...
Kansas church plans Alaska Native center protest

...ANCHORAGE - A Topeka, Kan., church known for protesting at the funerals of soldiers says it plans to picket the Alaska Native Heritage Center on June 1.The Westboro Baptist Church says in an online flyer published Sunday that it plans to send protesters...
Panel moves bill honoring Alaska Native languages

...only state in the U.S. that recognizes an indigenous language as an official language.According to the Alaska Native Heritage Center, 19 of Alaska's 21 indigenous languages are in danger of becoming extinct.The bill moves to the House...
State | AK legislature
Questions raised over Alaska Native language bill," Nageak answered. "We were here for a very long time when the Russians came."According to the Alaska Native Heritage Center, 19 of Alaska's 21 indigenous languages are in danger of becoming extinct. Though roughly 10,000 still...
State | AK legislature
They're speaking Alutiiq in Anchorage

...flow to it."The Anchorage Alutiiq language speakers and learners meet every Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. on the Alaska Pacific University campus. They plan to hold a potluck on March 8 at the Alaska Native Heritage Center in Anchorage


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