Film on the Dauenhauers to be presented Friday

...Southeast Alaska. The film, "Haa Yoo Xhatangi Kax Kulagaawu," is being made by Lance (Xh'unei) Twitchell, Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages at UAS. If the film is not ready for screening, there will be an alternate presentation on Alaska...
State asked researchers wrong question

...schedule for school districts." The department contracted the UAA research team to deliver the answer.Diane Hirshberg, professor of education policy and director of CAEPR, presented the study Tuesday to a legislative committee and she said it was evident...
Algae threatens Dungeness season

...Whether this warming itself is a direct function of climate change or not, we can't say," said Mark Wells, an oceanography professor in the School of Marine Sciences at the University of Maine. However, the climate change models project warming along the...
What's happening

...X'atangi Kax Kulagaawu, 7-8:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 20, Egan Library. With Lance (Xh'unei) Twitchell, Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages. A film documenting the work and lives of Richard and Nora Dauenhauer and celebrating Tlingit...

...D'Andra Orey, a political science professor at Jackson State University in Jackson...insensitive Halloween costumes prompted a professor to complain that Yale and other campuses...Sarah Jackson, a communications studies professor at Northeastern University.Protests...
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Haa Saax'u, Haa Latseeni (Our Names, Our Strength)

...Thornton, they can also help inform management decisions, even today.Thornton, a former University of Alaska Southeast professor who now is now based at the University of Oxford in England, has authored several books on his research, and spoke at last...
Online threats against blacks net arrest at Missouri campus

...did not return a message seeking comment.A communication professor also drew criticism for trying to stop a photographer has promised changes.Chuck Henson, a black law professor and associate dean, was appointed Tuesday as the university's...
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What's happening this week, Nov. 11-17

...Friday, Nov. 13, Egan Library. With Sherry Tamone, Professor of Biology. Tamone was awarded a Fulbright Scholar Research Award...Nov. 14, Mendenhall Valley Public Library. UAS Associate Professor of English Ernestine Hayes will lead a community writing workshop...
Backlash over Mormon LGBT rule spreads among faithful

...been the amount of people who are confused and troubled and disturbed and, frankly, repulsed," said Mason, associate professor of religion at Claremont Graduate University in California and Howard W. Hunter Chair of Mormon Studies. "And these aren't...
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'Sharing Our Knowledge' conference highlights crucial role of Tlingit elders

...language immersion school in Juneau; Twitchell, Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages at UAS, presented a session on...event. Session moderator Alice Taff, Affiliate Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages at UAS, said she was encouraged...


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