Indigenous Peoples Day is on Monday. It was created as a state holiday through legislation signed into law in 2017 by former Governor Walker in a ceremony held during Utqiaġvik’s annual Nalukataq whaling festival. It replaces Columbus Day, and it is a small step toward atonement for the colonialism of our American and Alaskan history. On this Indigenous Peoples Day, …
October is “National Energy Awareness Month,” designated by a decree from the late president George Herbert Walker Bush in 1991. We at The Alaska Center believe that every month gives us reason to promote energy efficiency and renewable energy production, considering what is at stake without a rapid global transition to low-carbon energy sources. The recent storms that battered the …
AYEA will be part of the Global Youth Climate Strike on September 23 in Anchorage Town Square from 1:00-3:00 pm.
A Constitutional Convention today would be good for fanning the flames of division but bad for Alaska. Why we endorse voting No on One.
We are excited to announce the selection of Victoria Long-Leather and Chantal de Alcuaz as Co-Executive Directors of The Alaska Center (AKC) and The Alaska Center Education Fund (AKCEF).
There is a massive opportunity for good jobs for Alaskans in creating a clean energy future.
August is Black Business Month, a time to celebrate and amplify Black leadership in economic development and entrepreneurship across the country.
The most historic climate legislation in U.S. history should give us a moment of hope for the process of lawmaking and Democracy.
When we do this work together, the future looks bright. These are our communities and these should be our Climate Action Plans.
The solutions to the myriad of salmon issues we face aren’t simple but the end goal is: Protecting our Salmon for generations to come.