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What others say: Restoring history requires many small steps

...formline carved and painted wood panel to the Sealaska Heritage Institute. The panel was one of several pieces up for...fighting chance. The Annenberg Foundation and Sealaska Heritage Institute should be congratulated for another step forward...
Organization aims to rebuild Southeast herring stocks either conclusion, a new program at the Sealaska Heritage Institute intends to restore herring to areas where they...reintroduction Chuck Smythe, the director of Sealaska Heritage Institute's culture and history department, is spearheading...
Art auction draws a crowd

...Alaska (AP) - A capacity crowd attended Sealaska Heritage Institute's first art auction featuring works by northwest...coast art capital of the world," Worl said.Sealaska Heritage Institute is the nonprofit cultural and educational arm...
Arts & Entertainment
Program gives tools to talk about civil rights

...the Humanities, with matching funds provided by the Alaska League of Women Voters and financial support from Sealaska Heritage Institute. The film documentary and viewing guide were made available to all Southeast Alaska middle and high schools...
Hands-on learing: Carving project highlights modern aspects of apprenticeship tradition

...order to keep the art progressing," Young said.The Gajaa Hit totem pole project, a collaboration between Sealaska Heritage Institute and the Tlingit Haida Regional Housing Authority, highlights the speed with which the apprenticeship tradition...
Arts & Entertainment
ANILCA hearing focuses on subsistence values, challenges

...populations and game concerns have all made management increasingly difficult.Rosita Worl, who is president of Sealaska Heritage Institute and chairs the Alaska Federation of Natives subsistence committee, asserted that subsistence rights are the...
Juneau man awarded Bronze Star

...Sealaska Corp. His aunt, Rosita Worl, is vice chairman of Sealaska's board of directors and president of the Sealaska Heritage Institute. He said he is leaning against becoming an Army reservist or joining the National Guard."This is definitely...
Foresters find historic canoe

...was constructed with traditional tools, said Sealaska Heritage Institute officials. It was likely created before the...negatively affect the cultural resource, and contact Sealaska Heritage Institute, which oversees these matters," Harris said...
Sealaska Institute releases cultural atlas

...But this important book, released Friday by Sealaska Heritage Institute, becomes less intimidating when viewed as a...entries, a comprehensive summary was planned. Sealaska Heritage Institute, which published the book with the University...
Skateboards become canvases for Juneau-based Tlingit artist

...anthropology major, Worl is the arts director at Sealaska Heritage Institute, overseeing arts programming for the regional...his friend Christy Eriksen, who also works at Sealaska Heritage Institute as the media and publications assistant...


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