Land appraisal notwithstanding, Sheldon Jackson remains closed for 2007-2008

There’s no turning back the academic closure of Sheldon Jackson College in Sitka. Despite a recent land appraisal showing that the school offered collateral well in excess of the $1 million loan it sought from the city of Sitka, president David Dobler says it’s too late to reverse the shutdown authorized by the Board of Trustees three weeks ago.

Charles Woolsey, KCAW – Sitka