Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) has named the new Miss Alaska USA 2017, Alyssa London, as a cultural ambassador in an effort to further its mission to perpetuate and enhance Tlingit, Haida and Ts
Third grade students in all six Juneau elementary schools will be broadening their understanding of regional history over the coming weeks through an art-based lesson plan designed to accompany dis
SHI and the Sealaska Heritage Store are seeking artists to demonstrate and sell their work in the Walter Soboleff Building during the First Friday of each month in Juneau.
SHI has chosen three emerging, master Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian artists to carve three cedar house posts that will be cast into bronze.
SHI will sponsor a skin-sewing workshop in Juneau with teacher Louise Kadinger. The three-day class is limited to 15 participants. A $100 fee covers all materials needed to make a skin product.
We have found there is tremendous demand for skin-sewing classes and thought it would be useful for people to see some of the processes and secrets to sewing furs.
Indian Country Today—Sealaska Heritage Institute’s Southeast Regional Language Committee met for the first time on January 27, and began the meeting with traditional introductions by the committee’
The first meeting of Sealaska Heritage Institute’s new language committee began Friday morning with traditional introductions by the committee’s three members: Lance Twitchell, who spoke in Lingít
By Rosita Worl—As a child in school, I was taught that Christopher Columbus discovered America.
SHI has posted its dictionary of the Tsimshian language online free of charge.
The presidents of SHI, Sealaska, the Central Council Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska and SEARHC have written a letter petitioning the Juneau Assembly to reject a proposed ordinance to i
Students from Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School learned about traditional Tlingit place names Friday morning at the Walter Soboleff Building as part of Sealaska Heritage’s Telling Our Stories: Voices o
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