like other indigenous Americans, Alaska Natives
held claims to vast
BSNC Vice President of Media and External Affairs Matt Ganley explains that language immersion, along with technology and social media, are a few of the methods Alaska Natives
are using to preserve heritage.
SUICIDE CONTINUES to disproportionately impact American Indians and Alaska Natives
, with rates more than three times higher than population groups with the lowest suicide rates.
The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education will launch a new consortium for colleges and universities that heavily serve Native American Indians and Alaska Natives
, with support from a three-year grant from the Lumina Foundation.
"A controversy of immense proportions is rapidly coming to a head in Alaska," begins the twenty-four-year-old University of Alaska Inupiaq graduate student's essay-turned-newspaper-article-turned-land-claims-manifesto published in 1966 alerting the world that Alaska Natives
claimed title to 100 percent of the land in Alaska.
Using your graphic, it would be easy to conclude that Alaska Natives
commit suicide at very high rates; this is a common myth.
Synopsis: Decades before the marches and victories of the 1960s, a group of Alaska Natives
were making civil rights history.
Because of limited access to and availability of healthcare resources, childbirth educators working in Alaska will likely serve Alaska Native
(AN) women and families and should strive to become aware of and develop culturally sensitive approaches to handling neonatal issues and concerns that may be encountered when working with Alaska Natives
Case (attorney, Landye, Bennett Blumstein LLP) and Voluck (attorney, magistrate, Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska) review the laws applied to Alaska Natives
and their efforts to protect their rights, their way of life, their health and social services, and to win their claims of sovereignty.
SBA officials conducted the first of at least two "tribal consultations" with Alaska Natives
and other tribally owned firms in Fairbanks, AK, on Oct.
The history, culture and traditions of Alaska Natives
receive examination in ALASKA NATIVE
ART, a survey which considers the works of Alaska artists of the 20th century.