In the second part of the show (7:30 – 8PM), Adrien will briefly interview members of the Juneau World Affairs Council (Jim Clark and Loren Jones) about their upcoming WorldQuest trivia fundraiser on Friday, February 3 at 6:30 PM and then talk with Jocelyn Clark, Ph.D. from Harvard University, currently Assistant Professor for East Asian Arts and Culture at Pai Chai University in Daejeon, S. Korea, and founder of the music festival, CrossSound.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.