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My Turn: Driving away the formation of character

...traversing the mountain slopes along Lynn Canal would be one more so-called improvement that waters down life's character building attributes that our predecessors endured.? Rich Moniak is a Juneau resident and retired civil engineer with more...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...Griffiths ? Alaska Robotics and Juneau Public Libraries teamed up to offer workshops with cartoonist Dylan Meconis on character-building and another with her partner, lawyer Katie Lane, on negotiation for freelancers. The workshops were informative...
No cruise control for Falcons final state flight

...Nye said. "But it has been great being with this team. I had to work my way up and I think it has been a great character building experience. It shows you don't get somewhere without hard work. That eighth grade year set it into motion because...
Lady Kings cruise on Bears' court

...they never stopped fighting and trying. They never hung their heads and they never cried. This was a pretty good character-building experience."Ketchikan opened a 12-1 advantage with five minutes remaining in the first quarter and finished...
WriteOn showcases teen creativity

...writing and rewriting, and attendance at a Perseverance mainstage play. Concepts covered include story structure, character building, point of view, voice, dialogue and stage direction. The program was developed in 2009 with help from Perseverance's...
Formidable group of Alaskan writers gathers to discuss their craft

...He doesn't say much, but when he does, people listen. Schooler showed us how consuming wild plants can be character building. Debra Vanasse, who wrote the excellent children's book "Under Alaska's Midnight Sun," excelled at keeping...
Return the bike

...right thing and return the bicycle. I do not have the money to buy my son another bicycle. If you are committed to character building, call me, and make your son or daughter own up to the theft and return the bicycle. Edith McHenry Juneau
Character building, a crash course

Fiction, nonfiction, stage plays, screenplays, children's books, even poetry - characters are the lifeblood of creative writing. As a result, and not coincidentally, good characters are exceedingly difficult to create, let alone develop.
Part two: Cycling with children

...back on the bikes for some character building. Again in SkagwayIn 1996...said in an email."The real character building trips were the ones over is good cautionary tale.Character building is a two-way street for both...
Former CIA director addresses local Scouts

...point of view of parents, the attraction of Scouting is its emphasis on building character,'' Gates said. ``Character building is no longer part of the educational program, and it's nice to have something outside the church which is teaching...


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