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Educator Spotlight: Janna Lelchuk

...awards were from two of Alaska's governors: Walter Hickel and Tony Knowles, for helping to connect Alaska and Russian Far East back in 1990s. Another important one was a national award from Moscow, Russia in 2012: "Laureate of Artiada of...
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 3

...because we were continuing to foster opening up the Russian Far East to Alaska and vice versa," MacKay said. "From our...also offered scheduled service to Anchorage from the Russian Far East. Many of the Soviet passengers aboard those flights...
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 2

...continued their bluff as they lived alongside other Soviet journalists for two weeks, during a staged swing through the Russian Far East. When they arrived on Little Diomede, they tried to get away from the group, but Tkachenko was pulled back again...
State news roundup for Monday, Nov. 4, 2013

...and Rep. Don Young are saying 'no' to a proposed international park in the Bering Strait region of Alaska and the Russian Far East. The proposed park - referred to as Transboundary Area of Shared Beringian Heritage - would link the proposed Beringia...
Exxon Mobil, Rosneft sign Arctic deals a potential liquid natural gas project in the Russian Far East.The agreements were announced Wednesday on the website...includes possible construction of a facility in the Russian Far East. The companies said they would form a working group...
UAS Sitka offers Natural History Seminar Series talk on April 18

...bats and alpine landbird assemblages. In addition, he has conducted research on the Pacific walrus in Alaska and Russian Far East. Tessler holds a master of science degree in biological sciences from the University of Alaska Anchorage, and a...
Five Good Reads: Riley Woodford

...follow-up to the outstanding "The Golden Spruce." Vaillant parlays the true story of a man-eating tiger in the Russian far east in the late 1990s - and the wildlife managers who deal with it - into a fascinating exploration of tigers, humans...
William G Ruddy

...the Russian language and history to connect with the Russian Far East. In 1989 he was invited by the Soviet Ministry of...Vdoxnoviteli Rublei) and took the band to the Russian Far East in 1994 to help plant Rotary clubs in Vladivostok and...
Ratify the Law of the Sea Treaty

...communication running along the Russian Arctic coast from Murmansk on the Barents Sea to the Bering Strait in the Russian Far East. As Arctic sea lanes have become navigable during the summer months, commercial transit through these waters has...
Around Town

...30 p.m., University of Alaska Campus. Details: . "Reflections from a Returnee: The Russian Far East through New Eyes" by Professor Ludmila Botchkareva from Vladivostok, 6 p.m., first floor of the Dimond Court...


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