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A name restored

...federal name authorities, will feature an Alaska Native place names workshop on April 29, sponsored by the Alaska Native Language Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the Bristol Bay Native Corporation.Compared to Hawaii, where official...
Alaska Writer Laureate Nora Dauenhauer finishes up two-year term

...literature in 1976, Dauenhauer was hired by Michael Krauss of the University of Alaska Fairbanks to work with the Alaska Native Language Center to continue recording elders, a project she carried out in conjunction with her husband. In 1983, the couple...
Contributions to Literacy in Alaska awards announced

...Alaska Native language materials. With origins in materials gathered by linguist Dr. Michael E. Krauss at the Alaska Native Language Center, Dr. Gary Holton, Stacey Baldridge, Wendy Camber, and Professor Emeritus Krauss have expanded and preserved...
Longtime teacher given top AFN award

...Native language linguist Larry Kaplan was honored with the AFN Denali Award. Kaplan is the director of the Alaska Native Language Center at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks. The Denali award is reserved for a non-Native person who demonstrates...
Learning together

...about a third of the presentations, and, indirectly, many more.The University of Alaska-Fairbanks' Alaska Native Language Center estimates there are between 400 and 500 Tlingit speakers today, but according to Assistant Professor of Alaska...

...information on the number of Tlingit speakers, based on figures from the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Alaska Native Language Center. The updated figure is 200, according to Xh'unei Lance Twitchell, Assistant Professor of Alaska Native...
Alaska books roundup 2013

...or wife) who receives an unexpected gift from a loon. Mishler is an affiliate research professor with the Alaska Native Language Center at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. (University of Nebraska Press, May 2013)"Weathered Edge: three...
Fairbanks seeks interpreters for Arctic Winter Games

...of the harder tasks for Chapin. Greenlandic also is proving challenging.Lawrence Kaplan, director of the Alaska Native Language Center at University of Alaska Fairbanks, is helping to find interpreters for the games. He said he isn't aware...
New writer laureate bridges cultures, disciplines

...the Before Columbus Foundation in 2008.Nora Dauenhauer also worked as a Tlingit language researcher for the Alaska Native Language Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and was principal researcher in language and cultural studies at Sealaska...
Alutiiq Museum publishes new book

...Science Foundation, along with Kodiak College, the Alutiiq Heritage Foundation, Alutiiq Language Club, the Alaska Native Language Center and the Alaska Native Language Archive at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.The project took several years...


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