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Arts institute aims to activate young brains

...character to bring back to class."You're using an art strategy to teach non-art content," he explained.Arts Council director Kathleen Light said that the idea to bring a program like the Basic Arts Institute here first was brought up when...
Thank you from AWARE, Girls on the Run

...kept the crowd energized with songs and dances as the girls crossed the finish line. Thank you to Girls on the Run Council Director Ati Nasiah for her inspirational pre-run words. Thanks to Robert Casperson and the Juneau-Douglas High School...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...British Columbia for that purpose, and first came to Alaska for the same.Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council Director of Science and Research Sue Saupe said several organizations recognized the need for more information about Alaska's...
Girls on the Run: Lessons for running the race of life

...the running is a vehicle," says Ati Nasiah, Prevention Manager at AWARE and Girls on the Run Southeast Alaska Council Director. "We use it to empower girls to believe in themselves and celebrate their own uniqueness."Motivating pre-teen...
Students to graduate from UAS this weekend out a number of tickets per person," said Hegel.Charles Northrip, a former Juneau Economic Development Council director who now mentors Sudanese broadcasters at the the Education Development Center's Sudan Radio Service in Nairobi...
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Police standards council decertifies 9

...members are barred by state law from publicly discussion reasons why an officer's certification was revoked, said council director Kelly Alzaharna. About 3,000 men and women are certified by the council, Alzaharna said.Among those surrendering...
Arts groups deal with loss of JDHS auditorium

...concerts and workshops for students in conjunction with the community performances by visiting artists, and arts council director Sybil Davis said these opportunities will be lost without the auditorium available. While members of arts groups...
Alaska Digest

...paperwork necessary for evaluation by the Alaska Judicial Council and both were unanimously recommended for retention, council director Larry Cohn told the Anchorage Daily News. But both missed the Aug. 1 deadline for filing a one-page, notarized...
New twist on Dance Classic

...fell apart last week. "Talk about a community that has stepped up to the plate at the last minute," said arts council director Sybil Davis. Despite a few snags, the dance company will perform as scheduled Wednesday, Oct. 23, thanks to...
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Photo: Thanks for years of entertainment

...a corsage during a party at the Baranof Hotel to honor Davis for her service to the council. Rothaus is a former council director. Davis has served as executive director since 1996 and has worked for the council since 1993. Karen Lechner will...


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