Give a Suit, Change a Life: 2014 Chanlyut Suit Drive Underway

… with their social networks Chanlyut (“shawn-loot,” Dena’ina Athabascan for “new beginnings”) is a two-year residential, vocational, and educational program in Anchorage offering a new beginning for men facing the painful challenges of addiction, homelessness and/or reentering society after inc… More

Demos of Never Alone Game Unveiled at Elders & Youth Showcase

…be expected from the Nov. 18 release of this first-of-its kind game. Never Alone is an innovative, atmospheric puzzle-platform game inspired by traditional Iñupiat folklore, stories and characters as handed down over many generations through traditional storytelling. Developed through a partnership b… More

Going Social

…udents. Even before the Municipal order to shelter-in-place was released, the Schoolyard Facebook page became a place for staff and students to stay connected and involved. “A lot of what Schoolyard provides is a positive, safe environment,” said Academic Instructor Kayla Rome. “Kim had the idea of u… More

Youth Teaching Youth

…lth, safe use of technology, and informed decision-making. The educators learned quickly that interaction was the key to making their lessons successful. “We did our first lesson with three girls at the Pathway Home,” Jordan recalled, “and the curriculum was just all writing then — we were just preac… More

2021 Virtual NYO Games Alaska

…ld, silver, bronze medals will be awarded to first-, second-, and third-place winners in each event for both boys and girls. Jr. Games Live Award Ceremony dates: Alaskan High Kick & Kneel Jump: Feb. 12 Two-foot High Kick & Seal Hop: Feb. 26 One-foot High Kick & Scissor Broad Jump & Wrist Carry: March… More