Sealaska Heritage will kick off its first Native language summit for speakers of Lingít (Tlingit), Xaad Kíl (Haida) and Sm’algyax (Tsimshian) Nov.
Sealaska Heritage will sponsor the following lectures and special events in honor of Native American Heritage Month and Walter Soboleff Day. All lectures are free and open to the public. (
By Philippe Morin, CBC News—Speakers of Tlingit are preparing for what they're calling a historic conference in Alaska … The meeting means a lot to Duane Gastant Aucoin, the chair of the language a
Sealaska Heritage will co-sponsor a skin-sewing workshop in Ketchikan with Louise Kadinger from Dec. 13-16 at the KIC facility. Limited to 15 participants.
Sealaska Heritage will host featured artists Rhonda Butler, Florence Sheakley, and Tim Brown in the lobby of the Walter Soboleff Building.
By Raina Delisle, Hakai Magazine—Jonathan Rowan lowers his handmade wooden halibut hook into the tranquil early-morning water off Klawock, Alaska, and urges it to go down and fight: “Weidei yei
The renowned master artist Robert Davidson has agreed to allow Sealaska Heritage to post occasional teachings online.
Opportunities: SHI is seeking a community liaison in Juneau for the institute's Baby Raven Reads program and a school project coordinator.
SHI is applauding the return of Tlingit Mary Miller as the superintendent at Sitka National Historical Park. Miller is wholly qualified for the position and personally represents the history of the
Sealaska Heritage will sponsor a skin-sewing workshop in Petersburg taught by Marcus Gho from Oct. 31-Nov. 2 in partnership with the Petersburg Indian Association. Limited to 15 participants.
Sealaska Heritage will co-sponsor a skin-sewing workshop in Hoonah with Louise Kadinger from Nov. 15-18 at the Mary Johnson Youth Center. Limited to 15 participants.
Sealaska Heritage sponsored a horn-spoon carving workshop in Ketchikan this month in an effort to ensure the endangered art of goat horn spoon carving is passed on to future generations.
SHI is launching a region-wide program to teach skin sewing in an effort to perpetuate the traditional art practice of using sea otter fur and to create cottage industries in Southeast Alaska. Thro
SHI President Rosita Worl took part in the opening panel for the Arctic Frost Annual Network Meeting this morning at the Baranof Hotel, a three-day event focused on building collaboration among gov
The City and Borough of Juneau has passed a resolution naming the intersection of Front and Seward Streets “Heritage Square,” bolstering Sealaska Heritage Institute’s effort to designate Juneau and