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Larry John Traeger

...was the president of the Chamber of Commerce. Larry served in the Army, January of 1951 through 1953 as a Cryptographic Specialist and spent nine months of that time in the field. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173559065
Michigan close to banning student-athlete unions

...only other state to enact legislation related to the employment status of college athletes, said Dustin Weeden, a policy specialist with the National Conference of State Legislatures.Pscholka, a Republican from Stevensville, said the value of a student-athlete's...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-12-17/michigan-close-banning-student-athlete
Sports
Watchdog: Indian schools appear to violate rules

...Drapeaux had worked on separate occasions, including within 12 months of joining the Interior Department.A department contract specialist raised conflict of interest concerns and canceled the contract and said the company, known as PerGroup, could not participate...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-08/watchdog-indian-schools-appear-violate-
State
Questioned school district curriculum to be replaced

...superintendent. Since the discovery of the books, a series of meetings has taken place. Miller accepted Cross-Cultural Specialist Paul Berg's assessment of the books, dated Sept. 3, as a formal written complaint at the Native Education Advisory Council...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-05/questioned-school-district-curriculum-b
Local
My Turn: Smoking on campus a safety issue

...passing and implementing a smoke and tobacco-free campus policy.? Kristin Cox lives in Juneau and is a naturopathic doctor and tobacco prevention and control specialist for the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-09/my-turn-smoking-campus-safety-issue
Opinion
Khaach.adi clan hat returns home

...California. "Yeedat sa yei at yatee, oo awdudlixhaaji xhooni khaa, heinaxh khaa geidei yaxh ghaagoot," Cultural Resource Specialist Harold Jacobs said during the repatriation ceremony. The words translate to: "Life should be this way, that a relative...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-21/khaach%C3%A1di-clan-hat-returns-home
Local
Questioned books came as a surprise

...District confirmed their committee never saw the books in question.Paul Berg, a Goldbelt Heritage Foundation cross-cultural specialist, assessed "Visit" and three other texts red-flagged as offensive: "Our Teacher the Hero" and "Continuing on," all...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-11/questioned-books-came-surprise
Local
My Turn: Misappropriating a people's history

...man's" way of living, as well as the long-term effect passed on through the generations.JSD asked cross-cultural specialist Paul Berg to examine the four books in question. His career as an educator dates back to 1971 when he taught on the Pine...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-28/my-turn-misappropriating-peoples-histor
Opinion
JSD may remove offending books

...receiving inaccurate information from people who are supposed to tell the truth - share true history," said Goldbelt Cultural Specialist Lyle James. Added Alaska State Librarian Sorrel Goodwin: "It's beyond inaccurate, it's dehumanizing on multiple levels...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/jsd-may-remove-offending-books
Local
WhaleFest explores gizmos, gadgets of cetacean science

...questions scientists are trying to answer have to do with protecting animals from human activity.NOAA Fisheries marine mammal specialist Aleria Jensen spoke on her work with the Pinniped Entanglement Group of NOAA and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-12/whalefest-explores-gizmos-gadgets-cetac
Local

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