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AKHF Community Media Possibility

What’s possible when community and media connect?

Since 2019 the Alaska Humanities Forum has been hosting programming designed to build trust between journalists and community through the national Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative

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2021 Annual Grants Announced

The Alaska Humanities Forum is excited to announce its 2021 annual grants awards!

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2021 Annual Grants Announced

Jann MyletMay 21, 2021

2021 Annual Grants Announced

Jann MyletMay 21, 2021
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Practicing Civic Engagement

What does it look like to practice civic engagement? This has been a question core to Forum programming throughout April, and as May comes into full swing, it begs to be reflected on.

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Practicing Civic Engagement

Lev GreensteinMay 14, 2021

Practicing Civic Engagement

Lev GreensteinMay 14, 2021
Bell Holter

Hydaburg Hero

For over 10 years, former professional athlete Damen Bell-Holter (Haida) has been working with youth and Indigenous communities around the world through basketball camps, workshops, school visits, keynote speeches, and by facilitating talking circles.

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Hydaburg Hero

Jann MyletApril 13, 2021

Hydaburg Hero

Jann MyletApril 13, 2021
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Alaska Artists Explain Why it Matters

As a part of the national "Why It Matters: Civic and Electoral Participation" initiative, the Forum is supporting a series of events and activities around voting, engagement, and democracy to strengthen civic connection and participation throughout Alaska.

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Alaska Artists Explain Why it Matters

Jann MyletApril 5, 2021

Alaska Artists Explain Why it Matters

Jann MyletApril 5, 2021
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Welcome, Helen John!

The Forum is excited to welcome Helen Panruk John as a Youth Program Coordinator. Helen's family is from Toksook Bay and Unalakleet and she spent part of her childhood in Bethel before her family moved to Anchorage where Helen graduated from Bartlett High School.

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Welcome, Helen John!

Jann MyletMarch 5, 2021

Welcome, Helen John!

Jann MyletMarch 5, 2021
AKHF: Celebrating 50 Years!

The Alaska Humanities Forum is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that designs and facilitates experiences to bridge distance and difference – programming that shares and preserves the stories of people and places across our vast state, and explores what it means to be Alaskan.

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