If you missed the Walker and Mallott Inaugural Parade in Nome, listen to coverage here!
Independence is great, thinks volunteer Jenn, but it’s okay to ask for support, too. “Vulnerability is not weakness, and human beings were not made to survive, or thrive, alone.”
In response to the increasing cost of higher education, Norton Sound students will receive a boost in scholarships through NSEDC this year.
Arnold has been interim superintendent since his predecessor resigned in December; he came to Nome in July as the district’s director of human resources and special programs.
The Nome Board of Education has announced the two finalists to be interviewed for the superintendent position: interim superintendent Shawn Arnold and Anvil City Science Academy principal Todd Hindman.
Though still relatively early in the fiscal year, Nome Schools have revised their budget outlook for 2015—and the district is now about 60 thousand dollars better off than they were when the year began.
Campbell will take over as CEO in the Anchorage office on February 1, working for a few weeks with John Eckels before his retirement.
How would you spend an extra $150,000 this year? That’s the question Norton Sound communities are asking now that Norton Sound Economic Development Corporation’s Board of Directors has announced the 2014 Community Benefit Share.
Nome Schools Interim Superintendent Shawn Arnold says for educators in Alaska, 2015 has been called the “triad year”—with three major state-wide updates soon to be implemented: new instructional standards, new educator evaluations, and new state assessments.
What impact does warming Arctic water have on the movement of sea ice south each winter? That’s the question scientists with the new Sikuliaq research vessel are trying to answer on their trip out of Nome this October.