2015 Governor's Awards include Sealaska Heritage Institute

...event also includes a juried art show and workshops, both of which further the goal of honoring traditional culture.The institute has also released publications including Richard and Nora Dauenhauer's Classics of Tlingit Oral Literature series...
SHI wraps up Native American Heritage Month lecture series Tuesday

...Sealaska Heritage Institute was founded in 1980 to promote cultural diversity and cross-cultural understanding. The institute is governed by a Board of Trustees and guided by a Council of Traditional Scholars. Its mission is to perpetuate and...
Peterson should get help and drop appeal of suspension

...from the treatment for abused children and abusive parents at the CARES Institute. She said the parents who enter the institute's programs often were victims of child abuse themselves, which was the case with Peterson, although the running...
Testing shows no radiation in Cook Inlet

...the levels were more than 1,000 times lower than the acceptable limits to drinking water set by the U.S. EPA.The institute has been conducting sampling throughout the West Coast of the United States and in the Pacific Ocean, the results...
Around Town for Tuesday, Nov. 5

...Change and Population Displacement' with Robin Bronen, 5 p.m., KTOO Studios. Bronenm senior research scientist at the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, will explore with us ways in which climate change is affecting...
Floyd Dryden students weigh in on elections

...say that a significant number of jobs will be lost; however, numerous studies have shown that this is not true. The Institute for Research on Labor and Employment saw little to no change in employment directly correlated with raising the minimum...
Will climate change move Alaska, South Pacific residents?

...The Juneau World Affairs Council is hosting a talk on climate change with Robin Bronen, Senior Research Scientist at the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Bronen's lecture, called "Climate Refugees: Myth or...
Building on numbers: Assessing housing solutions

...analysis of service usage and actual costs.UAA's Janet Johnston, a biostatistician and assistant professor with the Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies, presented the previously unreported cost evaluation looking at Anchorage data.To...
Climate change and crabapples

...changes.What it comes down to, she said at a Sealaska Heritage Institute presentation - she is a visiting scholar at the institute - is that every region has animal and plant species that are notably important to the people of the area. In Southeast...
Author, charity founder urged to come clean about his history

...for having an honest organization."Barrett, for his part, said Mortenson must be involved in any effort to bring the institute back to financial stability."Greg is recognizable, he commands an audience and people want to hear what happened...
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