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A day in the life of Rosa Miller

...anymore.'"She attended two different schools in Juneau and Douglas until the seventh grade, when she went to the Wrangell Institute Boarding School.In the summer, once classes were over, many people would go to Hawk Inlet and begin putting...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-04-15/day-life-rosa-miller
Art
My Turn: Curriculum whitewashes boarding school abuse

...their Native languages. One such school was the Wrangell Institute in Wrangell, "... the destination for forced...experiences of a 59-year-old Inupiaq man at Wrangell Institute interviewed for the paper stated, "As a young...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-02/my-turn-curriculum-whitewashes-boardi
Opinion
Heads Up!

...life-long associations forged. As a fifth grader, Wrangell Institute came to Petersburg. My god what a profound moment...Knights, Hoonah Braves, Bethel Warriors, the Wrangell Institute boys etc. etc. and so on.... we assume our...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-09-06/heads
Sports
Kake to host gymnasium naming ceremony

...After earning a teaching degree from the University of Portland, Davies returned to student teach in Wrangell.Wrangell Institute, on the verge of closing, was looking for five teachers and Davies' science background landed him a position...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-01-09/kake-host-gymnasium-naming-ceremony
Sports
Memorial to the Forgotten

...Those from the smaller villages were taken to Ward Lake camp north of Ketchikan. Some stayed for a time at the Wrangell Institute - a primarily Native school - before being taken to their final destinations.It was a culture shock for all...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-04/memorial-forgotten
Local
Helen Brouillette Gray

...her first language was Inupiat and her brothers were reindeer herders. She left home at an early age to attend Wrangell institute. Helen worked at Mt. Edgecombe and Alaska native hospitals in Juneau before starting work at the of Bureau of...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171328317
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1932, the Wrangell Institute, a boarding school for Alaska Natives, opened its doors. In 1939, Fairbanks radio station KFAR-AM went on the air for the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100104/sta_history.shtml
News
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1932, the Wrangell Institute, a boarding school for Alaska Natives, opened its doors. In 1939, Fairbanks radio station KFAR-AM went on the air for the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100103/loc_history.shtml
News
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1938, Alaskindia post office was established at the Wrangell Institute. It was discontinued in 1945. In 1947, Anchorage voters approved an independent school district for their area. In 1962, the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051304/sta_thisday.shtml
News
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1938, Alaskindia post office was established at the Wrangell Institute. It was discontinued in 1945. In 1947, Anchorage voters approved an independent school district for their area. In 1962, the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051305/loc_20050513012.shtml
News

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