UAF project documents Native hunting knowledge

Alaska Native people have been living with and harvesting marine mammals for millennia. Now, as the climate changes rapidly around them, they...
UAS Sound and Motion Series begins

...presentation, "Art of Life, Art of Place," Hayes will discuss the lecture series she developed, Art of Place, featuring Alaska Native artists and culture bearers. The series, now in its fifth year, begins Feb. 6.The following week, Outdoor Studies...
Letter: Reflections on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

...mostly insulated from racism. Sometimes, I think things must be the same for me just as they for women, blacks, Alaska Natives, gay people, and more, since I see them in professional jobs all over town. I wondered if the remembrance of Martin...
King's work not yet over

...Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott set the tone for the event with an examination of his own life and path. "As I, as an Alaska Native, as your lieutenant governor, I look back on this remarkable achievement, not for myself - running for office was...
Letter from the Editor of Capital City Weekly

...Spielberger and Richard Radford, and longtime Empire/CCW contributor Geoff Kirsch, among others.Also coming up: Alaska Native Languages professor Xh'unei Lance Twitchell and a group of his students are preparing to relaunch a Tlingit "word...
CCWColumns | Art
Governor's awards ceremony set for Jan. 29 in Juneau

...Colberg, Campus Director, University of Alaska Mat-Su College, PalmerAnnette Evans Smith, President and CEO, Alaska Native Heritage Center, AnchorageDr. Aldona Jonaitis, Director, University of Alaska Museum of the North, FairbanksAllison...
JSD plans to expand Tlingit education program to all students beneficial, especially for Alaska Native students at Glacier Valley...concerned about the high number of Alaska Native students identified as "special...hear we are over-identifying Alaska Native students, I wonder if it means...
Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words

...Kreiss-Tomkins wants to take his successful Alaska Native languages bill from last this case, one of those 20 Alaska Native languages. This approach "is...Yup'ik is the most commonly used Alaska Native Language, with thousands of people...
State | Local | AK legislature
State looks to expand Medicaid in July

...the study.A 2013 study by the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, where...coverage gap, including 15,700 Alaska Natives and Native Americans. It estimated...issues uniquely affecting the Alaska Native community. She said that tribal-state...
State | Local | AK legislature
Wilbur J. Donnelly the Army National Guard.Wilbur was a member of Klukwan Inc., Sealaska Corp., the American Legion, and the Alaska Native Brotherhood. He enjoyed the Juneau Gold Medal basketball tournaments; Klukwan and Haines teams were two of his favorites...


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