Uqautchim Uglua

American Indian College Fund, Wakanyeja “Sacred Little Ones” Early Childhood Education Initiative.

Iñupiaq Values

Iñupiaqatigiigñiq: Traditional Iñupiat Values:

  • Qiksiksrautiqaġniq Iñuuniaġvigmun – Respect for Nature
  • Aviktuaqatigiigñiq – Sharing
  • Iñupiuraallniq – Knowledge of Language
  • Paammaaġigñiq – Cooperation
  • Iḷagiigñiq – Family and Kinship
  • Piqpakkutiqaġniq suli Qiksiksrautiqaġniq Utuqqanaanun Allanullu – Love and Respect for Our Elders and One Another
  • Quvianġuniq – Humor
  • Anuniallaniq – Hunting Traditions
  • Nagliktuutiqaġniq – Compassion
  • Qiñuiññiq – Humility
  • Paaqlaktautaiññiq – Avoidance of Conflict
  • Ukpiqqutiqaġniq – Spirituality