Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...third annual Capital Brewfest at the JACC. We hear a lot about arts that embrace sight and sound - even texture - but we don't see many shows or programs that embrace scent and taste. The Brewfest was a fantastic event, and I can't wait...
Educator Spotlight: Elisabeth Hauser

...comes with my profession. For me, teaching is not static and demands that you find the best way to meet students needs and embrace their interest. I find myself reflecting so much of the time on how to mold and craft my lessons to meet these needs and interests...
For new Coast Guard head, mission still the same

...Panama Canal and Saudi Arabia's worth of energy show up at the same place in your area of responsibility, how would you embrace that? So the Coast Guard is doing just that."Abel ended his speech by saying how proud he is of the men and women who serve...
Hope releases his first book of poetry

...poetry, Hope's parents also laid the foundation for his identity as Alaska Native, though it took him some time to fully embrace it."My mom gave me so much of my internalized experience of being Inupiaq, being indigenous ... and directly taught me...
My Turn: Embrace challenges, rewards of being an Arctic nation

As Alaskans and the rest of America emerge from their election bunkers and turn on their televisions again, we are faced with another pressing issue of lasting importance: making the Arctic a national and international priority in a manner that benefits those who live in the far north.
'Finding Nemo' to be told in Navajo language

...unforgettable adventures of Nemo, Marlin and Dory, we'll be able to help the museum share and inspire future generations to embrace the Navajo language," Dempsey said in a statement."Finding Nemo" has not been produced in any other Native American languages...
My Turn: Rural Governance Commission calls for a new state, tribal relationship

...has arrived for elected officials in our state to harness these qualities and demonstrate leadership in this critical area to embrace collaborative, equal relationships with all of Alaska's tribes.? Edward K Thomas is President Emeritus of Tlingit Haida...
Shelf life for access road

...improved Juneau access. If we don't approve the road now, those funds may never be available again. It is time for us to embrace building the road once and for all and use our available ferry assets to keep our other southeast ferry services at the level...
Pure Sole: Run and smell the roses

...journey.I would taste each droplet of moisture on the flora and be mindful of each critter.I would, even in this biota, embrace the fungi beneath my technologically advanced soles.The endurance congregation ahead would leave me a path like they always...
Pure Sole: 0 - 28

...Muskeg slope.Heck, I have tripped on Main Street for no reason at all.You can win and lose with humility just as you can embrace the win or loss of humiliation.Recently, I was approached by a coach (and official) who said I had humiliated his team...


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