Wallace M. Olson

...1971. In 1972, he and Marie Williams of Juneau married, a union lasting thirty years. From 1972 to 1994, Wally taught a diverse array of Alaska studies and classical philosophy at Juneau-Douglas Community College, which in 1980 became the University...
Diverse Paris mourns together after indiscriminate violence

PARIS - Halima Saadi Ndiaye was celebrating her 36th birthday in a cafe where her brother worked when terror took over. Within a minute, she was dead. Within hours, her sister Hodda was, too.
Nation and World
Clinton, Sanders spar over taxes, health care

...Barack Obama in 2008.The union represents nurses, health care workers and other caregivers and is among the most ethnically diverse unions in the country. Clinton now has several large union endorsements accounting for about 10 million workers, an organizational...
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Online threats against blacks net arrest at Missouri campus

...body, the Board of Curators, also announced other initiatives, including offering more support for hiring and retaining diverse faculty and staff and performing a full review of all policies related to staff and student conduct.The board met for three...
Nation and World
Local businesses, organizations and individuals receive Vocational Service Awards

...opportunity to contribute and to make a difference, while building self-esteem in the processDr. Bob Urata won for his diverse contributions to the community's quality of life. As a family practice physician at Valley Medical Care, the Juneau Rotary...
Chilkoot Trail artist residences accepted through Feb. 1

...creeks were medicine for the soul...Being on the Chilkoot is always a highlight as it is in constant change and an extremely diverse landscape. There are always new clouds, winds, sunny days, and fresh breezes that travel through the land and create constant...
Groups form alliance to tackle climate change by initiative

SEATTLE - A coalition of diverse groups is launching a new initiative effort to tackle climate change, raising the prospect that Washington voters could face two...
Nation and World
Denali draws diverse climbers

DENALI NATIONAL PARK - On any given day, base camp at Mount McKinley is the most diverse place in Alaska. Climbers challenging North America's tallest peak run the gamut from local men exploring their backyard to...
Award honors the teaching of diverse students

...Southern Poverty Law Center is seeking nominations for a new award that will honor educators who excel at teaching students from diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds. The Teaching Tolerance Award for Excellence in Culturally Responsive Teaching will...
More than just Seward should be honored with statues

...Monday's Juneau Empire. She wrote about the not-always-nice early history of our government's treatment of the many and diverse minority and ethnic populations that have lived, worked and raised their families in Alaska. Whatever my thoughts might be...


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