Refine Search

SHI to sponsor workshop on art and math

...Dec. 5 at the Walter Soboleff Building in Juneau. Educators who want to participate should contact Jackie Kookesh at The math and culture program, Opening the Gate, is funded through a grant from the...
SHI to sponsor first family night for Baby Raven Reads held on Wednesday, March 25 from 5pm-6:30pm at the Walter Soboleff Building.For more information contact Jackie Kookesh at 586-9229.Sealaska Heritage Institute was founded in 1980 to promote cultural diversity and cross-cultural...
What's happening this week

...for Alaska Native families with children ages 0-5. Storytelling, songs and other cultural activities. Details: Jackie Kookesh, 586-9229. "Sailing Around the Pacific" slideshow fundraiser, 6 p.m., Friday, March 27, Silverbow. Juneau...
Baby Raven Reads ... and sings, dances, tells stories

...Walter Soboleff Center."SHI plans a grand opening for the Walter Soboleff Center May 15.SHI Education Director Jackie Kookesh said the event was the first of many over the course of three years. More than 40 families registered for the event...
Board praises role of cultural educators

...if you can," he said.Other speakers included the council President Ed Thomas, Sealaska Heritage Institute's Jackie Kookesh and Goldbelt Heritage Foundation's Dionne Cadiente-Laiti.Board member Destiny Sargeant said after the presentations...
Photo: Schools outfitted with defibrillators

Floyd Dryden Middle School assistant principal Jackie Kookesh, right, practices using an automated external defibrillator Wednesday as Kelly Leamer of Southeast Extinguisher Service looks...
Aiming to improve outdoor skills

...communities but is making its first trip to Juneau this year. Dryden Principal Tom Milliron and Assistant Principal Jackie Kookesh, who knew of the program from its previous stops in villages such as Angoon and Gustavus, said it takes a broad-based...
New students, new principals get set

...principals. Tom Milliron, who was assistant principal at Floyd Dryden Middle School, has taken the reins there. And Jackie Kookesh, former principal in Angoon who did her administrative internship at Dryden, will fill Milliron's old job. Karen...
SHI to sponsor math and culture academy

...areas of need, said SHI President Rosita Worl, who has met with UAS staff along with SHI's Education Director Jackie Kookesh. "Math is a hurdle that is holding students back from pursuing degrees in finance, science and other fields...
Southeast weavers to gather at Tlingit clan conference

...Marsha Hotch, Melissa Rinehart, Shgen George, Michelle Martin, Fausto Paulo, Yarrow Vaara, Della Cheney, Jackie Kookesh and Catrina Mitchell.For more on the clan conference, visit


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback