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A Day in the Life of: Chas' Koowu Tla'a Teri Rofkar

...collect it to give to a weaver who can use it.Rofkar frequently ends up giving hers to her students at the University of Alaska Southeast-Sitka, where she teaches a weaving class.When it comes to animals, Rofkar prefers the term "relationship...
UAS Sitka selects new campus director

Dr. Paula Martin has been hired as Campus Director of the University of Alaska Southeast, Sitka campus.Currently, Martin serves as Assistant Director for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor at UAA's Kenai Peninsula...
Ethel Lund Village Health Occupations Program application deadline extended professionals at the hospital, hands-on activities with SEARHC dental staff and training at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka. The program will include a graduation ceremony. The goal for VHOP is to cultivate and encourage an interest...
Flora of SE Alaska class offered at UAS

A new biology class offered at the University of Alaska Southeast, Sitka Campus by associate professor Kitty LaBounty will itself be a "hybrid," according to a release this week.
Admiralty, from many angles

The impact of the Southeast Alaskan environment on residents and visitors can't be measured, but it can be appreciated, particularly in the work and words of the region's scientists, writers, artists and culture bearers. A handful of well-known Southeast Alaskans offered such an opportunity Saturday during an eight-hour catamaran trip to Admiralty Island, organized by KJ Metcalf and the nonprofit group Friends of Admiralty Island.
Teri Rofkar to be awarded honorary doctorate by UAS

The University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus recently announced that Sitka artist Teri Rofkar will be presented with an honorary doctorate degree at the University's...
WhaleFest explores gizmos, gadgets of cetacean science

SITKA - Just a few decades ago, researchers were repurposing kitchen timers to test how deep marine mammals can dive. Now they can track the same animals in real time.
Tlingit/Haida master weaver to teach her craft in Sitka

Renowned Northwest Coast basketry weaver Delores Churchill will be teaching her craft at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus in July.From July 7 through 18, this two-week workshop will meet each weeknight from 6 to 9...
Reading, writing and coffee

...brainchild of Jeff Brady, publisher of the Skagway News; Dan Henry, author and adjunct professor at the University of Alaska Southeast - Sitka; and Buckwheat Donahue, Skagway's director of tourism.In that first year, it was envisioned as...
High school students introduced to health careers through SEARHC program

Sixteen Alaska Native/American Indian high school students, including two from Thunder Mountain High School, learned about health careers as they participated in the 2014 Ethel Lund Village Health Occupations Program (VHOP) April 21-25 in Sitka.


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