Arctic policy and Alaska

Between the GLACIER conference and the president’s visit, the words “Arctic policy” have been uttered dozens of times in the media. What exactly is Arctic policy? Who makes it? And what does it mean for Alaska?

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HOST: Anne Hillman

GUESTS:

  • Craig Fleener, Gov. Walker’s Arctic policy advisor
  • Nils Andreassen, executive director, Institute of the North

KSKA (FM 91.1) BROADCAST: Friday, Sept. 18, at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 12, at 6:00 p.m.

Alaska Public Television BROADCAST: Friday, Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 12, at 6:00 p.m.

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After being told innumerable times that maybe she asked too many questions, Anne Hillman decided to pursue a career in journalism. She's reported from around Alaska since 2007 and briefly worked as a community radio journalism trainer in rural South Sudan. ahillman (at) alaskapublic (dot) org | 907.550.8447  |  About Anne