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Group petitions for removal of Mississippi flag from Juneau display

...Justice's members, however, this isn't about making a political statement.Sherry Patterson, president of the Black Awareness Association, signed the petition because the flag reminded her of the hate and oppression she experienced growing up in...
Pastors to hold 'Prayers for Charleston' event

The Black Awareness Association, Bridge Builders of Juneau and several Juneau church congregations are hosting Prayers for Charleston at 6:30 p.m. Friday...
Educator Spotlight: Annie Caulfield

...arts organizations in Juneau. I recently collaborated with the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council and the Black Awareness Association to bring Gospel and Motown to Juneau for the fourth year. I love to sing and am thrilled to have brought Gospel...
A taste of black history

A feast for the tastebuds and ears, the annual soul food dinner hosted by Juneau's Black Awareness Association and Juneau Cabaret was one to remember.More than a hundred Juneau residents came together at Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall on Feb...
What's happening this week

...seniors and students, available from chorus members, at the JACC, online at and at the door.Black Awareness Association's annual Soul Food Dinner and Vocal Music of Duke Ellington, 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at the Elizabeth...
King's work not yet over

...and the path still ahead. To further the global conversation on racial inequality and to bring it home, the Black Awareness Association organized a panel discussion. Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott set the tone for the event with an examination of his...
MLK celebration, panel planned today

...celebration will be held at 1 p.m. today, Jan. 19, at Saint Paul's Catholic Church on Atlin Drive. The Black Awareness Association of Juneau will sponsor the event with the theme, "We've got to see it through." The celebration will...
MLK Day celebration planned

...What are you doing for others?'" The Black Awareness Association in Juneau is giving locals the opportunity to...I'm grateful Sherry and members of the Black Awareness Association are bringing together such a diverse panel to...
Arts calendar

...Martin Luther King Jr. commemoration event, 1 p.m., St Paul's Catholic Church. Sponsored by the Black Awareness Association of Juneau, the event includes a five-member panel discussion, tributes in vocal performances, a speech...
Building a bridge to a better Juneau

...part of bringing Bridge Builders to the capital. She's been bridging cultural gaps for years through the Black Awareness Association. "I jumped on board right away," Patterson said. "Well, I called my dad first."Walker and Patterson...


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