FORUM BLOG:
STORIES OF ALASKA

January 18, 2020

Chuck Herman grew up in Bethel and is a proud graduate of Ayaprun Elitnaurvik (Yup'ik Immersion) and Bethel Regional High School (BRHS). After graduating from college in Los Angeles, he returned to BRHS as a College and Career Guide and worked with 7th-12th grade stude...

October 8, 2019

Sarah Richmond, a recent graduate of Reed College in Portland, Oregon, has just joined the Alaska Humanities Forum. She will focus on bringing community voices into program design during her nine-month long fellowship as part of the Alaska Fellows Program.

The Alaska Fe...

September 10, 2019

Pictured above with Harvard Professor of History Tiya Miles (2nd from left), the team is comprised of Howdice Brown III (left), Alice Qannik Glenn (2nd from right), and Marie Acemah (right).

The Forum is dedicated to connecting Alaskans, so we were delighted to hear abo...

August 2, 2019

The Alaska Humanities Forum is proud to announce that George Martinez has been hired as its new Director of Leadership Programs.  In this role, Martinez will be the lead for Leadership Anchorage and he will oversee leadership programming across the organization.

Martine...

July 22, 2019

The Alaska Humanities Forum's Sister School Exchange program was recently featured in Education Week's Letters from Alaska series.  Take a look at this short film and click here to read the whole story.

We were lucky to catch a few minutes with Meneka Thiru, 29, who currently works at the reference desk of the UAA Consortium Library and as the Community Liaison at Wild Scoops, all while earning her Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from the University...

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