Check out SHI's calendar of events for 2020! Find dates and venues for summer camps, lectures, art and education opportunites and more.
A well-known Tlingit and Haida artist and a renowned art historian have been chosen to judge Sealaska Heritage's next
Clan Elders and other tribal members from Angoon, Kake and Wrangell participated in a historic meeting this week with Alaska’s senior military leader to discuss bombardments on the three villages w
SEATTLE: Sealaska Heritage will sponsor a class in Seattle on how to make moccasins with Tlingit teacher Carmaleeda Estrada in Seattle from Feb. 20-23. Limited to 15 participants.
A new species of thalattosaur, a marine reptile that lived more than 200 million years ago and was recently discovered, has been given a Tlingit name.
An Anchorage couple has donated $25,000 toward Sealaska Heritage's planned arts campus, which will be a public space for perpetuating and experiencing Alaska Native art. The couple, Rod Worl a
SHI has published a new podcast in an effort to support Native language revitalization efforts and to provide another tool for those in the field. “Roots & Stems” will feature interviews w
SHI's Baby Raven Reads book Raven Makes the Aleutians has won a Picture Book Honor award from the American Indian Library Association. The AILA, an affiliate of the American Library Associatio
ANGOON & HOONAH: Through a partnership with Tlingit and Haida, SHI is sponsoring a free gillnet preparation and hanging class in Angoon Feb. 20-19 (note revised dates) and in Hoonah Feb.
Sealaska Heritage is seeking models for its Indigenous Fashion Show, which will be held during Celebration 2020, June 10-13. No deadline to apply. The fashion show is one of the major eve
SHI is recruiting elementary school teachers, support staff and administrators to participate in its annual cultural orientation program, which aims to incorporate Native world views into scho
Deadline extended: SHI is offering scholarships to students majoring in art and museum studies under a program offered in partnership with the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) and the In
Last month, I visited the Metlakatla First Nation in British Columbia to continue a project we developed investigating how a marine-based diet has shaped the composition of the oral microbiome in t
Traditional games athlete and coach Kyle Worl is one of two Alaskans chosen for the state’s “Champions for Kids” award this year. Worl, along with fellow awardee Kevin Ritchie, have been instr