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Thoughts on Richard Dauenhauer

...historical subjects and contemporary issues. And the stream of books Dick and Nora released, though Sealaska Heritage Foundation (and Institute)....every new one, I anxiously awaited, and read cover-to-cover upon receipt. What an...
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...Dauenhauers were also the first language specialists at Sealaska Heritage Institute, a nonprofit founded as the Sealaska Heritage Foundation in 1981. Dauenhauer served as Director of Language and Cultural Studies at SHI (then SHF) from 1983 to 1997...
Richard Dauenhauer

...language gave impetus to establishing the Tlingit Language Program at University of AK Southeast. While at Sealaska Heritage Foundation, he and Nora collaborated for several years translating taped recordings she collected from Tlingit elders in the...

In the July 18 article, "Students dig into Tlingit culture," the Empire incorrectly stated the camp was being hosted by Goldbelt, Inc. The "Haa Yoo X'atangi, Haa Kusteeyix sitee: Our Language is Our Culture" camp was put on by the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation.
Students dig into Tlingit culture

...impact on all ... both students and teachers is truly profound," said Dionne Cadiente-Laiti, the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation executive director. "We hope to help strengthen our youth in ways that just do not typically take place in a...
More than words

...integrated into Juneau's public schools and there are programs through Sealaska Heritage Institute and Goldbelt Heritage Foundation with language immersion and culture and place-based curriculum, including camps that teach tough subjects like...
Empire Editorial: Let the Celebration begin this Celebration. Thank you very much."All of this would not be possible without support of the Sealaska Heritage Foundation, which sponsors the event. We in Juneau are fortunate that the Foundation realizes the importance of saving and...
More than dance

...Glacier Bay. He is also Filipino and Hawaiian.Lyle James, who works as a cultural specialist with Goldbelt Heritage Foundation, has always been a dancer."It was something I wanted to do because my grandparents did it," he said. "My...
Local | Art
Camp immerses youths in traditional culture

...who participate in Goldbelt Heritage Foundation's Aan Yatx'u Saani or visiting the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation office on Hospital Drive...tuition covered by the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation. The middle school camp will...
Thumbs up, thumbs down

...the Northwest Coast Art class added their own individual parts. The project was made possible by the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation and Department of Education Grant Award.Thumbs down to the mass stranding of about 24 starfish, washed ashore...
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