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Gov. Parnell signs Native languages bill

...of other Native languages will increase."I have so much faith in the young people," Churchill said.X'unei Lance Twitchell, a teacher of Native languages at the University of Alaska Southeast, was active in the effort to push the recognition...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-24/gov-parnell-signs-native-languages-bill
State
Fall Arts Preview

...Reflection and Discussion" with Dr. Sol Neely, Xh'unei Lance Twitchell and Kolene JamesDr. Sol Neely (Assistant Professor of English at UAS), Xh'unei Lance Twitchell (Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-11/fall-arts-preview
Art
Upcoming events by date

...TMHSNov. 21: A Year of Rethinking Racism in Juneau: Reflection and Discussion" with Dr. Sol Neely, Xh'unei Lance Twitchell and Kolene James, UASNov. 22: JAHC Performance: Hawaiian poet KealohaNov. 28-30: Northern Lights Junior Theatre's...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-11/upcoming-events-date
Art
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...not to put his own name in front of it, not to rewrite it, not to Westernize it or romanticize it."Xh'unei Lance Twitchell, Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages at UAS, said that through their recordings of Tlingit oral literature...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-28/songs-vision-and-experience
Art
Poet, translator Richard Dauenhauer dies at 72

...as a distinguished professor to design and implement the school's Alaska Native Languages and Culture program.Lance Twitchell, who heads the program, said "Everything we're doing there is really made possible by Richard and Nora Dauenhauer...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-19/poet-translator-richard-dauenhauer-dies
Local
JAHC announces Individual Artist Grant award recipients

...cultivate the role of women in media through contributing her own voice by creating her content and working on sets.? Lance Twitchell was awarded $1000 for the Tlingit Language Puppet Show Pilot project, which aims to create a series of free short...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-05/jahc-announces-individual-artist-grant-aw
Art
Legislature passes bill honoring Native languages

...state's official languages along with English."It amazes me that there would be contention on this issue," said Lance Twitchell, an assistant professor of Native Studies at the University of Alaska Southeast. "It was not that long ago that...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-21/waiting-it-out
State | AK legislature
Central Council votes in new president

...really emotional day for most of the staff and lots of people watching this take place."In other election results: Lance Twitchell will serve as Tribal Court judge; Brandon Mayer was elected youth representative to the executive council; and William...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-13/central-council-votes-new-president
Local
Conference aims to 'reshape the system'

X'unei Lance Twitchell had a big question for the audience: "How do we reform this entire system?"The University of Alaska Southeast educator was...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-17/conference-aims-reshape-system
Local
Living and Growing: Opening again the box of wisdom

...because of forced assimilation in the 19th and 20th centuries, only spoken by an estimated 200 people. Xh'unei Lance Twitchell, assistant professor of Alaska Native languages at the University of Alaska Southeast, is one of the leaders among...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-02/living-and-growing-opening-again-bo
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