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Final Native American Heritage Month lecture to feature David Katzeek lecture in their November series on Tuesday, Nov. 26 with "The Essence of Tlingit Spirituality," featuring David Katzeek, Shangukeidi Clan Leader.The series, organized annually in celebration of Native American Heritage Month, has...
Revitalizing language: Poet Holman kicks off Alaska film tour

...told Holman. "When we lose it, we're losing a part of ourselves."After the screening at UAS, Tlingit elder David Katzeek commented on the intimate relationship the languages shown in the film have with the Earth."To me, that is something...
To talk transboundary mining, Taku Tlingit put folks in the same boat

...first 24-hour gillnet fishery opening during the sockeye run in Taku Inlet since 1988.Tlingit elder and storyteller David Katzeek gestured out the catamaran's window and told passengers to take photos of the scene so future generations will know...
Ralliers demand Medicaid expansion

...blessings will come down for the people in need when this legislation is passed," said Alaska Native elder and leader David Katzeek at the rally. "Who can stop the rain in Juneau? So it will come upon us even if we don't want it to come, and...
State | AK legislature
More than a building

...Can you feel, can you sense the sunlight and love that's coming down upon you right now?" asked Tlingit elder David Katzeek."This is where the stories will be told, as they are told in our homes," said Mike Tagaban of the Wooshkeetaan...
A 'great day for Alaska'

...m. that honored historical cultural protocols. It featured oratory in Tlingit and in English by elders including David Katzeek and Paul Marks of the Eagle and Raven moieties, respectively, as well as the ceremonial transfer of clan hats to...
Local | Art
College prep program brings rural kids to UAS has also brought in Native Alaskan leaders like Sealaska Corporation President and CEO Anthony Mallot, elder David Katzeek, artists, and others during the week, Scott said."I got interested in medicine from a program somewhat like this...
Baby Raven Reads ... and sings, dances, tells stories

...clan room) like this," said David Katzeek Jr., there with Henrietta Soboleff...and phrases in Tlingit. Elder David Katzeek spoke first, encouraging parents...and with it, community," said David Katzeek. "What we're doing is rebuilding...
SHI staff begin moving in to Soboleff Center

...and Eagle moieties respectively, hung stalks of devil's club above the door, an ancient practice.Tlingit Elder David Katzeek, who led the ceremony alongside Tlingit Elder Paul Marks, said that the devil's club stalks represent resiliency...
Local | Art
Educator Spotlight: Annie Caulfield

...their lives, offer their children hope and joy and unconditional love.I am inspired by Grandma Selina Everson and David Katzeek who continue to teach me about shtughaadati, or gratitude.I am inspired by students who, even though their own...


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