Alaska Constitution Event, Keynote speech by Bruce Botelho

2009-03-12 by

“Our Alaska Constitution: The next 50 years” was a special event honoring the half-century that the constitution has served the state of Alaska. It featured a keynote address by three-term Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho, who reflected on where we’ve been and where we might be headed under the guidance of this document.

This event was co-sponsored by the Justice Center, The American Civil Liberties Union and Eight Stars of Gold, a UAA Alaska Statehood project.

The podcast was recorded on Friday, January 9, 2009



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Alaska Day Lecture 2008

2008-11-04 by

The UAA Polaris Lecture Series’ annual Alaska Day lecture presents Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii and a guest appearance with Anchorage Mayor Mark Begich. Inouye recounts his role in Hawaii’s struggle for, and the road since, statehood.

This podcast was recorded on October 18, 2008.



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The Gray Area: Liars, Storytellers and Private Detectives

2008-11-04 by

John Straley presents, “The Gray Area: Liars, Storytellers and Private Detectives.” Straley is a private investigator, author of seven novels, and Alaska’s 2008 Writer Laureate.

This podcast was recorded on October 17, 2008, at the Alaska Visionaries, Seekers, Leaders and Dreamers conference presented by the Alaska Historical Society and the University of Alaska Anchorage.



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Giinaquq: Like a Face

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Sven Haakanson, Jr. provides the keynote address, “Giinaquq: Like a Face,” a discussion of an exhibit of masks collected on Kodiak Island by the French in 1872.

This podcast was recorded on October 17, 2008, at the Alaska Visionaries, Seekers, Leaders and Dreamers conference presented by the Alaska Historical Society and the University of Alaska Anchorage.



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50 Years of Alaska History

2008-11-04 by

Greg Kimura of the Alaska Humanities Forum moderates the panel discussion, “50 Years of Alaska History.” Panelists include Stephen Haycox (distinguished professor of history at UAA), Clark Gruening and John Havelock.

This podcast was recorded on October 17, 2008, at the Alaska Visionaries, Seekers, Leaders and Dreamers conference presented by the Alaska Historical Society and the University of Alaska Anchorage.



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