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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...
Local | Opinion
Photo: Screen dedication

...Class students in front of a Wolverine House Screen during a dedication ceremony at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School on Friday. The project was made possible by the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation and Department of Education Grant Award.
David Hunsaker receives honorary doctorate, to give commencement speach in New York City, go to France and to play on the ancient stages of Greece. At the request of the Sealaska Heritage Foundation, Hunsaker and Simard established the touring Naa Kahidi Theatre, which specialized in bringing to life stories...
BOW: A contagious magic

...this year's Becoming an Outdoors Woman workshop, hosted by the Alaska Department of Fish & Game and the Outdoor Heritage Foundation.They'd missed dinner and instead returned with food in hand.That moment on a sunny late spring evening at...


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