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Families welcome Japanese students

...to play soccer, eat pizza and show his exchange students the sights with his family.Harborview Elementary teacher Shgen George was also at the welcome reception Tuesday. George travelled to Nishiokoppe in 2006 to teach English as part of the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-29/families-welcome-japanese-students
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JAHC Gallery: "Tlingit Octopus Bags" by Shgen George

Traditional and contemporary octopus bags made by Shgen George will be featured at the JAHC Gallery, located in the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. George was raised in Angoon, in her clan...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-29/jahc-gallery-tlingit-octopus-bags-shgen-g
Art
August First Friday Art Walk

...Writer at the Juneau Artists Gallery; octopus bags by Shgen George at the Juneau Arts & Humanities Gallery; and a "Kids...Traditional and contemporary octopus bags made by Shgen George will be featured at the JAHC Gallery. George was raised...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-31/august-first-friday-art-walk
Art
JAHC calls for nominations for Mayor's Awards for the Arts

...Julia Bastuschek; 2009/10, Shona Strauser; 2011, MK MacNaughton; 2012, Nancy Lehnhart & Mimi Mendica; 2013, Shgen George; 2014, Jan Niemeyer (Posthumously)? Arts Organization: 2013, Alaska Folk Festival; 2014, Juneau Symphony...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-05-27/jahc-calls-nominations-mayors-awards-arts
Art
JSD replaces texts that spurred protests

...criticized for their sugarcoated portrayal of Native experiences have been replaced, the school district announced. Teacher Shgen George had an emotional reaction when she discovered new books in her classroom depicting a young Native American girl at a...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-08/jsd-replaces-texts-spurred-protests
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Craig women top Angoon 58-42 to earn Gold Medal championship game

...early run.Angoon's Marianne David brought the deficit to eight points and after a Craig basket by Christy House, Shgen George was fouled and scored to bring Angoon to 27-19.Shiann Braley also added an old fashioned three-point play and...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-18/craig-women-top-angoon-58-42-earn-gold
Sports
Gold Medal tournament games set

...Justyne Wheeler, Lorena Williams and Jocelyn Jensen among others. Angoon features Tasha McKoy, Katherine Howard, Shgen George, Roxann Braley and Carmaleeda Estrada. Yakutat also defeated Angoon 35-30 to start last year's tourney.Hoonah...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-27/gold-medal-tournament-games-set
Sports
Hoonah, Sitka women advance

...slight height advantage over the Kwann. Angoon's Shgen George rebounded from shooting 0-7 in the first half to shoot...what everyone can do." Losing control: Angoon's Shgen George (12) loses the ball as she tries to drive around Hoonah's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032701/Spo_PremiereWomens.html
Sports
JSD may remove offending books

...whether or not we understand it or get it or agree with it ... we're going to take responsibility,'" JSD Teacher Shgen George said. George, along with six other committee members, voted at a Nov. 21 meeting to recommend removal of four texts...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/jsd-may-remove-offending-books
Local
Questioned school district curriculum to be replaced

...was not alone in lamenting there was not a quicker reaction to the complaint from Harborview Elementary School teacher Shgen George in August. George discovered the books when settling into her classroom before the school year started and had an emotional...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-05/questioned-school-district-curriculum-b
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