Sealaska Heritage and the University of Alaska Southeast’s PITAAS program co-hosted a series of presentations for UAS faculty at the Walter Soboleff Building Thursday as part of an ongoing partners
SHI is selling Gold Medal tickets at the Sealaska Heritage Store in Juneau. Passes allow access for all 7 days of the tournament.
By Lisa Phu, Juneau Empire—Here’s a list of Juneau stories and issues — in no particular order — that shocked us, had a lasting impact or celebrated our community...Celebration 2016 in June saw two
Alaskans, please consider donating to SHI through Pick.Click.Give. when filling out your permanent fund dividend application this year.
By Steve Quinn, Indian Country Today—When David Boxley struck his deer-hide drum, it was time to celebrate.
SHI is sponsoring a program for young writers to encourage and produce culturally-based books for all age levels.
This year, Alaska Native males graduated at a rate of almost 100% i
Happy Holidays! Gunalchéesh for your support throughout the year from all of us at Sealaska Heritage Institute.
By Rosita Worl, SHI President—On Dec.
The Sealaska scholarship application period is now open. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2017.
By Mary Catharine Martin, Capital City Weekly—Not so long ago, children’s books with an authentic focus on Alaska Native stories and culture were harder to find.
Participants in SHI’s Tlingit language mentor-apprentice program met Saturday at the Walter Soboleff Building to close out the project and assess its success at the end of its three-year term.Parti
If you missed our lecture on the armor worn by traditional warriors, the video is now online.
By Mary Catharine Martin, Capital City Weekly—No matter the season, every day from age six began the same way for a young K’inéix Kwáan man training to be a warrior in pre-contact Yakutat — by wadi
By Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska News—Tlingit battle helmets were designed to inspire fear. The thick, wooden head armor carried imagery of strong warriors, fierce animals or revered ancestors.