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My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...opposing ideas on solving other management issues unless they are explained to you by an expert scientist with good communication skills, rather than by someone whose primary expertise is administration and politics. Leaders aren't likely to make...
NASA brings earthquake monitoring to Ketchikan your future career, but here, they're not only seeing why they're learning the science, the math, the communication skills, the presentation skills, (but) it's also from something that's important, so they get a high degree of...
Aviation company inspires rural Alaska students

...Seaver explains the helicopter's flight controls to students, but also the importance of math, physics and communication skills to becoming a successful commercial pilot.But more importantly, to the high school and middle school kids she...
Kenai Peninsula College's EMS program grows

...students are immediately divided into three squads that rarely change and often become like family, he said.Communication skills are taught so students know how to work with the rest of a care team such as doctors, nurses and firefighters...
Tongass hiring for tribal relations job

...and stakeholders. The successful tribal relations specialist candidate would possess excellent interpersonal communications skills; deal with dynamically changing priorities in an environment with multiple stakeholders of differing views...
My Turn: Sex education for Alaskan girls and boys

...development. The "Let's Talk" parent/caregiver workshops focus on supporting parents in developing effective communication skills to talk about values, decisions, boundaries and health. Another program entitled Growing Up: All About Puberty...
Juneau local awarded prestigious Truman Scholarship

...within the federal government. Recipients must be U.S. citizens, have outstanding leadership potential and communication skills, be in the top quarter of their class and be committed to careers in government or the non-profit sector. There...
JPD roundup: Juneau man busted for receiving drugs in mail

...into protective custody, and he was taken to the hospital for an evaluation."Due to Warnaca's training and communication skills (as a member of the JPD Crisis Negotiation Team), the incident was resolved peacefully without anyone getting...
Pure Sole: Random gravity check

...running winter mountains, but we do it.We try to go in pairs, and we try to bring enough food, beverage and communication skills to get us out of a jam.But then there is gravity.Somewhere heading up the Mt. Roberts Trail, over Gold Ridge...
Clearing the PATH to independence

...and weekly check-ins, five hours of community work each week, and wellness activities like book club, yoga, communication skills, acupuncture and more. "When we meet one goal, we'll work to move on to the next level. In that way, we...


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