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My Turn: Advancing the Peratrovich legacy

...into law Feb. 16, 1945, which we now know as Elizabeth Peratrovich Day. History and the passing years have proved meritorious...self-determination afforded other citizens of Alaska.Elizabeth Peratrovich Day will be celebrated with a viewing of this important...
Writers Weir: Grand Camp (Elizabeth Peratrovich poem)

...shouldn't denyIt's a privilege to see what honor can be, and an honor to have lived in their time. ???Elizabeth Peratrovich Day was observed on Feb. 16. Writer Johnny Perkins was raised in Petersburg and moved to Juneau in 1976. A longer...
Photos: Elizabeth Peratrovich Day

Alaska Native Sisterhood Grand President Freda Westman delivered a portion of the keynote address during Monday's Elizabeth Peratrovich Day observances in Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall. Joining her were Marcelo Quinto, left, and Peter Naoroz (not pictured).
Elizabeth Peratrovich Day observed

...because if we don't listen to history we shall repeat it." On Friday, UAS hosted the first lecture in its Elizabeth Peratrovich Day Speaker Series as Nora Dauenhauer spoke to an audience. Further lectures are planned.
Letter: Reflections on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

...bringing home the relevance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. If both of them will call in with similar gripes on Elizabeth Peratrovich Day, the irony will be complete.Mark StophaJuneau
Celebrate civil rights on Elizabeth Peratrovich Day today

Elizabeth Peratrovich is an icon of civil rights victories in Alaska. Feb. 16 is Elizabeth Peratrovich Day in Alaska and Juneau will celebrate with an event held at the Thunder Mountain High School auditorium, starting at 3 p.m.The...
Around Town for Sunday, Feb. 16

...Park. Details: 789-0965. Duplicate bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174. Elizabeth Peratrovich Day Community Celebration, 3 p.m.,Thunder Mountain High School. Hosted by the Alaska Native Sisterhood...
Board praises role of cultural educators

...President Sally Saddler also read a proclamation signed by herself and Vice President Sean O'Brien honoring Elizabeth Peratrovich Day.During the meeting's public testimony period, several district teachers thanked the board for coming to...
'Against the grain': Juneau honors Elizabeth Peratrovich

...Mallott was the keynote speaker at Sunday's Elizabeth Peratrovich Day event, emceed by Rep. Cathy Munoz, which featured...then-territory's Anti-Discrimination Act of 1945. Elizabeth Peratrovich Day celebrates the anniversary of the Legislature's...
Nudging students toward success

...history frequently. Sometimes he'll help do research to present in classrooms or once a year TMHS hosts an Elizabeth Peratrovich Day event, coming up Feb. 16. Smith said the all-day event features speakers like leaders in the Alaska Native...


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