This editorial originally appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: Representatives of eight nations gathered in Fairbanks to discuss issues of energy in the Arctic last week.
After six weeks of academics, community service and hands-on learning, 59 rural and Alaska Native high school students will be commended during the Rural Alaska Honors Institute graduation ceremony at 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 9. The ceremony will be in the Reichardt Building auditorium, Room 201, at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Sealaska Heritage Institute has chosen a Hoonah student as the 2015 recipient of the Judson L. Brown Leadership Award. The recipient, Amelia "Tlaagoonk" Wilson, is a Chookaneidi (Eagle/Bear), Kaach.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks has received a $23.
...of Alaska Southeast campus. Not pictured are Robin Burdick, a clerk at the Mat-Su College bookstore, and Gail Staudinger, an administrative assistant at University of Alaska Fairbanks' College of Rural and Community Development.
Neighbors Helping Neighbors is a collaboration with the United Way of Southeast Alaska.
The University of Alaska Southeast has hired a new provost, and he'll be moving south to become the Juneau-based school's chief academic officer this spring.
...indigenous studies. The program was developed by the University of Alaska Fairbanks' School of Education and College of Rural and Community Development. It will be offered at the university's Fairbanks campus. UAF officials hope to begin admitting students...
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