Right now, this prominent public space is called “Archipelago Lot 2A.” Few people know the name.
In recent years, a movement to recognize Reconciliation Day in place of Alaska Day continues to gain steam.
Grete Bergman was among the first Gwich’in women to get traditional facial markings since colonizers barred the practice. She and markings artist Sarah Whalen-Lunn did it for their daughters.
Alice Bioff’s designs merge traditional and cultural Alaska Native values with modern materials.
The last day to view the “Echoes of War” exhibit is Saturday, Oct. 16.
The games are based on hunting and survival skills that allowed the Inupiaq people to live in Arctic conditions.
Orange Shirt Day honors the children who died at residential boarding schools and those who survived.
A program focused on bridging the gap between Indigenous knowledge and Western science is entering its second year at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Twitchell says this dark chapter in history has recently pushed into the mainstream consciousness, but he’s heard stories for years.
One of only nine remaining clan houses in Sitka is on the verge of collapse.