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State Museum awards grants to 22 museums and cultural centers

...Alaska Jewish Museum, Anchorage; Museum of Science and Nature, Anchorage; Alpine Historical Society, Sutton; Alutiiq Museum, Kodiak; Anchorage Museum, Anchorage; Beringia Center of Culture and Science, Nome; Cordova Historical Society...
My Turn: Clearing 'New Pathways'

...year-round to Alaskans and visitors of all ages.? The Alutiiq Museum & Cultural Center in Kodiak supports original research...visitors and professional academics and scholars. The Alutiiq Museum has been very successful in, and internationally recognized...
They're speaking Alutiiq in Anchorage's Alutiiq-speaking population, according to the Alutiiq Museum, which is 55 native elder speakers and about a dozen...Without them could only learn so much."According to Alutiiq Museum director Alisha Drabek, the current group isn't...
Kodiak College offers new class in Alutiiq history January.The Kodiak Daily Mirror says the teacher of the class is Marnie Leist, curator of collections at the Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak.The class is called "Arrows, Mauls, and Awls: Objects of Prehistoric Life On Kodiak." The class...
Number of Alutiiq speakers on the rise

KODIAK - A revitalization project to increase the number of Alutiiq speakers in Kodiak is seeing dividends.Alutiiq Museum executive director Alisa Drabek says there are now 33 elders who speak Alutiiq as a first language and up to 13 who...
Afognak opens new Kodiak building

...Since 1995, the native corporation's Kodiak office was in the Alutiiq Center, a building that also houses the Alutiiq Museum. The corporation has headquarters in Anchorage.The new 10,000-square-foot building is on Near Island. It's...
Cattle herds on remote islands face threat

...probably never going to happen again given the location, according to Saltonstall, curator of archaeology at the Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak.Saltonstall was among researchers who spent time on Chirikof last summer for various studies, including...
Museum writes book on archaeological dig

KODIAK - The Alutiiq Museum is has almost finished a book that...Karluk One collection is the reason Alutiiq Museum and Archaeological Repository was...research and publication for the Alutiiq Museum. "This is our keystone collection...
Dauenhauer named State Writer Laureate

...Arts); and four honored for Distinguished Service to the Humanities: Sven Haakanson, Jr., Executive Director Alutiiq Museum and Archaeological Repository, Kodiak; Carol Swartz, Director Kenai Peninsula College, Kachemak Bay Campus and...
Governor names members of Native Language Council

...of Kodiak, is an assistant professor of Alutiiq language and culture at Kodiak College and the language manager at Alutiiq Museum. She is active in language preservation efforts, serving as a member of the Cultural Survival Inc. Native American...


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