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Sharing arts stories with NEA chair

...done by the Sitka Fine Arts Camp located on the former - and now essentially entirely transformed and reborn - Sheldon Jackson College campus. Also housed on the Sitka Fine Arts Camp compound are the Sitka Summer Music Festival, the Island Institute...
A Day in the Life of: Kadashan

...whom was his boss at the time, and to whom he looked up as a sort of father figure - encouraged him to enroll at Sheldon Jackson College."I said 'No, I'm fine, I'm happy. I have a good job and a good paycheck,'" he said.His boss talked...
Carol Jean Aceveda

...Riley, Hazel, Madeline, Audrey, Jon Baird Jr. and one great grand-daughter, Adilynn.Carol attended Sheldon Jackson College in Sitka and graduated from the University of Alaska Southeast with a bachelor's degree in business administration...
A big night in the arts

...Sitka Fine Arts Camp, SitkaEstablished by the Sheldon Jackson College faculty in 1973, the Sitka Fine Arts Camp is...40th season, the camp is based at the historical Sheldon Jackson College campus, a location the camp has worked to help...
Sitka artist carries forth Dale DeArmond's teachings

...old press, which she still uses in addition to a vintage 1930 Vandercook proofing press she acquired through Sheldon Jackson College.Ultimately, DeArmond's influence on Poulson is perhaps something that is best expressed through her art itself...
Sitka Summer Music Festival purchases Stevenson Hall

...Stevenson Hall, on the historic campus of the former Sheldon Jackson College. The $431,000 deal gives the festival ownership...ago. The building had been vacant ever since Sheldon Jackson College closed in 2007. When Stevenson went up for sale...
Show will highlight the best of Alaska arts artistic education programs. The investment in meeting the challenges involved in taking over the former Sheldon Jackson College campus continue to pay great dividends in giving Sitka Fine Arts Camp the physical capacity and permanence to provide...
Sitka gym borne from college closure

...long-term one rings true with both Edwards and her husband, Brant Brantman.Formerly, the Hames Center was part of Sheldon Jackson College, but the college always made its facilities, including its 25-meter pool, available to the public with day...
Gov. Parnell signs Native languages bill

Ka'seix Selina Everson doesn't remember the time she spent at Sheldon Jackson College in Sitka, then a boarding school for Alaska Native children.Everson grew up surrounded by the Tlingit language. When she left...
Donation made to finish Allen Hall in Sitka

...hall was in the midst of a major renovation that was stalled for years by the time the trustees of the former Sheldon Jackson College turned over the campus over to the arts organization."I was really confused, actually," he said. "It took...


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