Uqautchim Uglua

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Source: American Indian College Fund Blog
Uqautchim Uglua student Matumiaq enjoys creative play in the whaling camp tent. Iḷisaġvik College’s Uqautchim Uglua, or ‘language nest’ program, celebrated important milestones in 2012. The school introduced an Iñupiaq Early Learning Associate of Arts degree to meet the college’s goal to...
Source: American Indian College Fund Blog
Courtesy American Indian College Fund Blog Iḷisaġvik College President Pearl Brower was presented with a Proclamation of Support for the Uqautchim Uglua (language nest) Program by Alaska’s North Slope Bureau Mayor Charlotte Brower. It will provide an additional $153,000 in funding for the...
Source: American Indian College Fund Blog
Smokehouse with winter sunset in Unakleet Courtesy American Indian College Fund Blog I remember the cold winters we had in the past, but this winter most likely beat the record low. Temperatures below zero are very common for Alaskan winters. Our winters typically last from mid-October to...