Get your team together for the 2016 World Wiz Pub Quiz and celebrate the nerd in YOU! Five rounds of fun, globally-themed trivia will keep you engaged and entertained throughout the evening. With prizes for more than just the winners, clever university professors on hand to lend aid, and unique raffle auction packages, this is the annual event you will not want to miss.
Join us next month for a dynamic panel discussion on the role and impact of Alaska Native Corporations in the World Economy. Learn about the international operations of three Alaska Native Corporations, how long they have been involved internationally, what this business looks like, who their competitors are, how many people they employ to work on business outside of Alaska, their thoughts on whether their international business is expanding or contracting, and more!
Dr. Maria Williams, Director of the Alaska Native Studies program at UAA, will guide the discussion between: Jason Metrokin, President and CEO of Bristol Bay Native Corporation; Helvi Sandvik, President of NANA Development Corporation; and Gail Anagick Schubert, President and CEO of Bering Straits Native Corporation. Learn more about each of the speakers and register to join us.
Join the Czech Alaska Societytomorrow, Friday, October 28th, 6:00pm at the Golden Lion Hotel for an evening of live Polka, dancing, food, and more! Go to join in the dancing or just to listen and enjoy.
Community in Unity is Alaska Public Media's community dialogue series. Though a group of individuals will help guide the conversation, this event truly relies on input from all perspectives. How does race influence you and your community?
Doors open at 6:30 and recording starts at 7 pm. The program will be recorded for broadcast on KSKA 91.1 FM.
The World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth invites educators from around the United States to apply for an expenses-paid study trip to the United Arab Emirates on March 11-19, 2017. The program is supported by the UAE Embassy in Washington, D.C.
"The Portrait of the UAE" study trip includes exploration of culture, education workshops, travel and community events. The program is designed to supports curriculum development that "emphasizes 21st century skills and promotes collaboration between American and UAE educators."
Educators who participate in the UAE study trip will be required to present classroom discussions of the experience that can be shared with other districts and at conferences.