Alaska Native

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a member or descendant of any of the aboriginal peoples of Alaska

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A fellowship program to help promote Alaska Natives in Hollywood was recently launched by GCI and will send two selected content creators--including directors, producers, and playwrights--to the Hollywood Creative Forum in Los Angeles this February.
However, the legislation being passed by many of these states would prevent Americans from purchasing and possessing traditional Alaska Native handicrafts derived from marine mammal and locally found fossilized Mammoth ivory, thus destroying a legal and culturally rich economic source for many Alaska Natives.
Reference to Alaska Natives was specifically made in three foundational American acts: the 1867 Treaty of Cession, (18) the 1884 Organic Act, (19) and the 1958 Alaska Statehood Act.
Department of Energy (DOE) announced more than $9 million in funding for 16 clean energy and energy efficiency projects affecting 24 American Indian and Alaska Native communities.
Using your graphic, it would be easy to conclude that Alaska Natives commit suicide at very high rates; this is a common myth.
A Dangerous Idea: The Alaska Native Brotherhood and the Struggle for Indigenous Rights" is a detailed and documented work of seminal scholarship that is an essential and core addition to community and academic library Native American Studies reference collections and supplemental studies reading lists.
7% in the Wade Hampton census area (State of Alaska Department of Labor, 2013), which also hosts a population comprised almost entirely of Alaska Natives (Hunsinger & Sandberg, 2013).
Improving surveillance among American Indians and Alaska Natives is part of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.
Number of states where American Indians and Alaska Natives were the largest race or ethnic minority, according to 2006 estimates.
As SBA considers new rules for tribally owned businesses, leaders of Alaska Native Corporations urged the agency not to place restrictions on their access to government contracts.
The history, culture and traditions of Alaska Natives receive examination in ALASKA NATIVE ART, a survey which considers the works of Alaska artists of the 20th century.
HIV/AIDS is a growing problem among American Indians and Alaska Natives.
We find that among Alaska Natives, women are earning bachelor's degrees at almost three times the rate of men and associate degrees at almost five times the rate of men.
Today, one in ten residents is expected to develop the disease, which not long ago was relatively rare among Alaska Natives.
cities with the highest percentage of American Indians and Alaska Natives
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