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Board praises role of cultural educators

David Katzeek, house leader of the Shangukeidi clan, said he was overjoyed to see Juneau's young children celebrating ancient culture earlier this week.Katzeek visited Harborview...
Ch'a tlakw khudzitee, haa leelk'u has

Lillian Austin (Shangukeidi), George Bennett (T'akhdeintaan...Dakhl'aweidi), David Katzeek (Shangukeidi), Paul Marks (Lukaaxh.adi...Lukaaxh.adi), and Fred White (Shangukeidi).These are fluent speakers who...
Final Native American Heritage Month lecture to feature David Katzeek

...lecture in their November series on Tuesday, Nov. 26 with "The Essence of Tlingit Spirituality," featuring David Katzeek, Shangukeidi Clan Leader.The series, organized annually in celebration of Native American Heritage Month, has focused on spirituality...
More on Kake's totem

...Mildred Sparks, and Tommie Jimmie Sr.Apprentice carvers and painters were:? David Svenson, adopted as a member of the Shangukeidi (who carries the name of Charles Jimmie, Sr.'s father).? Lee Heinmiller, adopted by the Kaagwaantaan into the...
Southeast's top youth wrestlers begin battle

...Wrestling Tournament begins today at 3 p.m. in the Floyd Dryden Middle School gymnasium. A special opening address by Shangukeidi Clan Leader David Katzeek will begin the tournament and wrestling action continues through 8 p.m. Middle School teams...
A Day in the Life of: Daku'dane John Perkins

...the 1960s and 70s, one of 11 siblings, 10 of whom were boys.His Tlingit name is Daku'dane, and he is an Eagle of the Shangukeidi (Thunderbird) clan."What I tell people down South is, we were so poor we were forced to eat king salmon, king crab...
Celebration 2014

...Rosita Worl, whose Tlingit names are Yeidiklatsokw and Kaa hani, is Tlingit, Ch'aak' (Eagle) moiety of the Shangukeidi (Thunderbird) Clan from the Kawdliyaayi Hit (House Lowered From the Sun) in Klukwan. She is president of Sealaska Heritage...
Local | Celebration

...2001, in Anchorage. He was born Jan. 4, 1935, in Petersburg to Grace and Pilahio Ortelano into the Eagle, Thunderbird Shangukeidi Clan and the Kawdliyaayi Hit-House Lowered From the Sun. He lived and worked in Petersburg for most of his life and moved...
My Turn: Change is a necessity for Sealaska board father was 59 years old, one year older than I am now. His father, Robert Austin, the former clan leader of the Shangukeidi (Thunderbird) supported efforts in the struggle for land rights and in 1947, our people turned to the U.S. courts by...
Worl to receive honorary doctorate from University Of Alaska Anchorage an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Alaska Southeast for many years.Worl is an Eagle from the Shangukeidi Clan and the House Lowered from the Sun in Klukwan. She is the grandchild of the Lukaax.adi. She holds a doctoral degree...


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