SHI to sponsor lecture on repatriation of headdress by visiting scholar

...the institute's Visiting Scholar Program to conduct a new study...Heritage sponsors a Visiting Scholar Program for graduate students...history. SHI provides visiting scholars with logistical support, of SHI staff for the scholar's research. The program...
SHI lecture will share story of returned headdress

Sealaska Heritage will present a free lecture from a French anthropologist and visiting scholar at noon Wednesday in the Walter Soboleff Building.The lecture by Marie Mauze, Ph.D., will tell the story of how a British...
SHI to host lecture on Native place names

Sealaska Heritage will sponsor a free lecture by a visiting scholar on Native place names in Southeast Alaska, particularly those that incorporate Native words for yellow and red cedar.The lecture...
What's happening for the week of June 24 to July 1

...Living History Center, Walter Soboleff Building. Visiting scholar Felipe Vasquez will speak about Native place names in Southeast...Heritage Institute. Led by French anthropologist and visiting scholar Marie Mauze, Ph.D., who will focus on a Kwakwak'awakw...
High court ruling against gay marriage would produce 'chaos'

...Wasserman, a Florida International University law professor.Marriages already on the books probably are safe, said several scholars and civil liberties lawyers. "There's a very strong likelihood these marriages would have to be respected, no matter what...
My Turn: Too much risk with house minority positions as Medicaid expansion questions loom

...Will the federal government be able to pay? As stated by Robert F. Graboyes, a senior research fellow and health care scholar, "(I)f King wins, big dominoes begin falling. Congress and/or states will have to take drastic action, soon."That...
Congrats, grads!

...a hard-earned graduation. Manuel Macias, Joshua Youll, John Moses and Davonte Peterson were named University of Alaska Scholars, earning $12,000 scholarships to attend state universities.Also honored was longtime YDHS advisor Joyce Thoresen, who...
NASA brings earthquake monitoring to Ketchikan

It's not quite rocket science, but close enough, and closer to home - students in the Tribal Scholars Program began cutting-edge earthquake monitoring research in a partnership with NASA this past week.It's part of a new project...
Uncertainty, risk, money challenging for fishermen the "graying" of the fleet as fewer young people join the business, researchers say.University of Alaska Fairbanks scholars have been documenting the problem in a multi-year study, The Kodiak Daily Mirror reported. They also plan to suggest policy...
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Grand opening of Walter Soboleff Building kicks off Friday

...spectators, and the event will be broadcast live on 360North and on's Council of Traditional Scholars, which guides the SHI on programs, has been meeting since 2014 to help plan the Grand Opening Ceremony. The day will mark...


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