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SHI launches program to teach literacy skills through the arts

...literacy skills and increase use of the Tlingit language through performing arts and digital...digital storytelling in year three. The Tlingit language will be integrated into the activities...Its mission is to perpetuate and enhance Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian cultures of Southeast...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-28/shi-launches-program-teach-literacy-skill
Art
A big night in the arts

...Corporation to administer cultural and educational programs for the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian peoples of Southeast Alaska. Early projects...more than seven books, which include "Art of the Northern Tlingit" (1986), "Robert Davidson: Eagle of the Dawn" (1993...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-28/big-night-arts
Art
My Turn: Since time immemorial

...setting the aboriginal claims to lands for all of the indigenous people of Alaska. In Southeast Alaska, the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indians of Alaska carried on the land claims effort. Their efforts led to a settlement, but the council was ultimately...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-28/my-turn-time-immemorial
Opinion
Around town for Wednesday, Jan. 28

...Details: 586-1015.Back to Basics Al-Anon Family Group, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall Activity Room, 8619 Teal St.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-28/today-jan-28
Local
JSD plans to expand Tlingit education program to all students

...District plans to expand the teaching of Tlingit culture and language at its elementary...Valley Elementary School has started a Tlingit language enrichment class under new full-time...system than the current standards of the Tlingit Culture, Language and Literacy Program...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-14/jsd-plans-expand-tlingit-education-prog
Local
Around town for Tuesday, Jan. 27

...Rockwell Restaurant. Details: Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library. All...Valliant Administration Building. Free. Details: 796-8422.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-27/today
Local
A day in the life of: Kinkaduneek Paul Marks

...Western culture's vision of Tlingits as a warrior culture. Very few of the very many Tlingit stories are about fighting...But in Western culture, Tlingits are warriors. They're...Western culture crowds out Tlingit culture, he said."This...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-14-0/a-day-in-the-life
Art
How the Tlingits discovered the Spanish

...owned this land - first met the Tlingit and Haida who lived here...were the first Europeans these Tlingits had seen," Olson said. Russians...Another mystery surrounds the Tlingits' source of iron. When Spanish...When the Spanish met the Tlingits, they wore rings and bracelets...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092602/thi_olson.shtml
This WeeK
Court rebuffs Tlingits on mine

...rejected the Taku River Tlingit First Nation's claim...consult with the Taku Tlingits about the Tulsequah...to try to address the Tlingits' concerns. "The Court...spokesman for the Taku River Tlingit, in a prepared statement...a meeting with Taku Tlingits and Canadian officials...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111904/sta_20041119003.shtml
News
Tlingits bring totem pole back to Angoon

...much deeper for the Tlingits. The totem is a memorial to a Tlingit man named Kaats...crate because the Tlingits planned to move it...repatriation expert at Tlingit-Haida Central Council...April 2002, the Tlingits contacted UNC and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110603/loc_totem.shtml
News

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