Language glossary pushes indigenous knowledge and languages to the forefront of modern research

By Kyle Davis | October 6, 2021

Kawerak published a language glossary which provides terms in research, science and policy in English, Inupiaq, St. Lawrence Island Yupik, and Yup’ik. The glossary is part of Kawerak’s ‘Knowledge Sovereignty and the Indigenization of Knowledge.’

NSEDC election headed for runoff

By Sean Milligan | October 5, 2021

With four candidates in the running for Nome’s NSEDC representative, none managed to garner the 40% of the vote required to win the election.

NSHC opens new clinic in Shishmaref

By Sean Milligan | September 29, 2021

The people of Shishmaref turned out by the dozens on Sept. 10 to watch as community leaders and Norton Sound Health Corporation administrators cut the ribbon stretched symbolically across the entrance stairs of the village’s new clinic.

A series of weekly 'love letters' created by rural students, addressed to their home communities. Click below to hear what students love most about where they're from.

The series was produced in collaboration with staff and students at UAF's Rural Alaska Honors Institute.

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