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Recent births at Bartlet Regional Hospital

...A son, Lochlan Robert Whitton, weighing 9 lbs. 7 oz., was born to Willow and Robbie Whitton on Jan. 20, 2015.? A son, Jude Carver Nelson, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz., was born to Crystal and Joe Nelson on Jan. 21, 2015.
Emotions high over school curriculum

...Natives could fix the problem.Sealaska Board Chairman and UAS Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management & Student Affairs Joe Nelson shared his own story of being ridiculed for telling classmates about seal hunting in Yakutat when he was a child...
Sealaska land bill passes through Congress

...leaders, some of whom are no longer with Sealaska, who worked tirelessly to make this a reality," Sealaska board member Joe Nelson said in the release. "Over the course of a decade many people have dedicated their time and energy to fulfill this...
Joe Nelson vies for Senate confirmation

Seeking to represent Juneau in the Alaska Senate, Joe Nelson is now in the middle of what's become a battle of wills...appointment, as is tradition in Alaska. "I've met Joe Nelson; he seems like a very nice young man but he's not...
'That's history': UAS sets record for Native graduates

...full-fledged degree, with credit mostly due to an engaged student body who fought for the classes. Vice Chancellor Joe Nelson asked everyone in the audience to keep the group of Native alumni growing - recruit young Native people to attend UAS...
Sealaska's freshest perspective

...making money, but also doing good" and said she's excited about what Sealaska is trying to do.Sealaska Board Chair Joe Nelson sees a lot of opportunities for youth advisors on the board."Getting insight to working there is invaluable first-hand...
UAS hopes for recruitment boost from dorm

...Juneau's campus has lagged behind that of University of Alaska Fairbanks and University of Alaska Anchorage, said Joe Nelson, vice chancellor of enrollment management and student affairs.In fiscal year 2013, the three schools were closer...
Conference aims to 'reshape the system'

...encourage the young people to keep on working," she said. "Keep on going, don't ever stop."UAS Vice Chancellor Joe Nelson, of the Brown Bear clan, Eagle moiety of the Yakutat Tlingit tribe, said during the discussion that he attended schools...
UAS drops NANA meals

...smallest University of Alaska school. Student retention at UAS has historically lagged behind that of UAA and UAF, said Joe Nelson, UAS vice chancellor of enrollment management and student affairs, in a past Empire report."It's going to be pretty...
UAS to fund STEM scholarships with cruise line cash donations

...Southeast economy but our state stronger," she said.Being a smaller school, UAS is a good fit for rural students, said Joe Nelson, UAS vice chancellor for enrollment. The school has room for improvement when it comes to attracting students from...
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