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A name restored

...non-Native community, and for governments to see there's another way" to think about geographic names, said Xh'unei Lance Twitchell, professor of Alaska Native languages at the University of Alaska Southeast, who submitted the proposal to have...
Tlaxsatanjin now official name of peak on Heintzelman

...critical to pronunciation in the Tlingit language. The USFS worked closely with local Alaska Native Tribal members and Lance Twitchell, with the University of Alaska Southeast. Public comments submitted to the Forest Service on the name proposal last...
Wearable Art of Place: Regalia

...Tlingit artist Lillian Hammond, her grandmother's aunt.Also modeling old and (brand) new regalia were Xh'unei Lance Twitchell's two daughters, Kiana and Ava. Their ensembles included a painted leather tunic worn by 3-year-old Kiana...
Final Evening at Egan lecture to focus on racism

...Racism in Juneau: Reflection and Discussion," led by Dr. Sol Neely, Assistant Professor of English, Xh'unei Lance Twitchell, Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages, and Kolene James, Coordinator, Native and Rural Student Center...
Waa sa iyatee?

...Tlingit is spoken."One of the things I had heard many times from Xh'unei (University of Alaska Southeast professor Lance Twitchell) was that if you want to learn French, you can go to France. If you want to learn Italian, you can go to Italy...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...knowledge about Southeast Alaska. Lance Twitchell's classes at UAS; Mallory Story, Will Geiger...with me.? Emily Wall and Lance Twitchell's poem: As part of Sarah Isto's...based on the birth-story of Lance Twitchell's daughter, Ava (part of...
Around town for Friday, Nov. 21

...Rethinking Racism in Juneau: Reflection and Discussion," 7 p.m. Egan Library, with Dr. Sol Neely, Xh'unei Lance Twitchell and Kolene James. Details: in the Rough: "The Winter's...
Arts calendar

...Library. "A Year of Rethinking Racism in Juneau: Reflection and Discussion," with Dr. Sol Neely, Xh'unei Lance Twitchell and Kolene James. Details: in the Rough: "The Winter's...
JACC: "Grit" by MK MacNaughton

...from the JAHC will present their recent projects and work. This year's grant recipients are: Sarah Everett, Dan Hopson, MK MacNaughton, Maria Offers, Lael Rogers, Lance Twitchell, Averyl Veliz, Morgan Deering and Nick Wagner.
Letter from the Editor of Capital City Weekly

...Empire/CCW contributor Geoff Kirsch, among others.Also coming up: Alaska Native Languages professor Xh'unei Lance Twitchell and a group of his students are preparing to relaunch a Tlingit "word of the week" feature, in conjunction with...
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