Addressing Alaskans: America's Russia Problem

Weeks before the United States signed the recent Arms Control Treaty with Russia, the Alaska World Affairs Council in collaboration with Anchorage Opera hosted...

Addressing Alaskans: Health Effects of Climate Change

Back in November you heard Dr. Jeffrey Demain speaking on Climate Change and the Impact on Human Health – An Alaska Perspective. On March...

Addressing Alaskans: Ted Stevens

Alaska's former Senator Ted Stevens' position on the gas line has changed since he was last in front of Congress. Making a rare Anchorage...

Addressing Alaskans: Latitude Attitude

Maurer's home in Naramata, BC has received numerous awards for architecture and sustainable design. Born in Germany, Florian Maurer has practiced architecture in White Horse,...

Addressing Alaskans: Fiftieth Anniversary of Alaska’s Federal Court

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the United States District Court for the District of Alaska, the Cook Inlet Historical Society hosted a panel...

Addressing Alaskans: Senator Lisa Murkowski

Following her recent trip to Afghanistan and Pakistan in January, Senator Lisa Murkowski returned home to Alaska sharing her "Global Insights" at a luncheon...

Addressing Alaskans: Democracy in Crisis

A former Cordova "fisherm' am", Riki Ott experienced the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill first hand in 1989. To deal the the long-term impacts of...

Addressing Alaskans: Southcentral's Energy Plan

Susitna hydroelectric power project In early December, the Alaska Energy Authority released the Regional Integrated Resource Plan (RIRP) outlining energy options in the Railbelt Region...

Addressing Alaskans: Stopping Global Warming, Signs of Hope

Often the fact that Alaska's temperatures are increasing at an alarming rate and the ice is melting can seem daunting, but Dr. Robert K....

Addressing Alaskans: Business of Media

This week on Addressing Alaskans a panel of Alaskan reporters and journalists gather to discuss the "Business of Media." Hosted by the Anchorage Chamber...

Addressing Alaskans: Climate Change and the Impact on Human Health – An Alaska Perspective

Founder and Director of the Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Center of Alaska, Dr. Jeff Demain considers Alaska's temperatures which are rising four times the...

Addressing Alaskans: Impacts of Oil & Gas Development on Traditional Ways

The former mayor of Nuiqsut, Rosemary Ahtuangaruak gave the keynote address at this year's BIONEERS in Alaska, 6th annual conference. After attending the University...

Addressing Alaskans: Denali – The Alaska Gas Pipeline

Soon after BP and ConocoPhillips announced plans to combine resources to start Denali - The Alaska Gas Pipeline in April 2008, Bud Fackrell was...

Addressing Alaskans: U.S. – Iranian Relations in the Age of Obama

Examining U.S. - Iranian relations from an anthropological perspective, Dr. William Beeman shares a point a view you might have not considered in the...

Addressing Alaskans: ENSTAR Natural Gas 2010

ENSTAR Natural Gas Company was founded in 1961, making it one of the oldest energy companies operating in Alaska. Today ENSTAR serves approximately 350,000...

Addressing Alaskans: Mayor Dan Sullivan

Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan gave an update on his First 100 Days in office before the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce this past Monday. His...

Addressing Alaskans: Why Are Our Brains Wired the Way They Are?

As part of the 2009 Alaska WWAMI Mini Medical School lecture series happening this month at Providence Hospital, Dr. Tim Hinterberger invited Alaskans to...

Addressing Alaskans: U.S. – Canada as Arctic Ocean Neighbors

An expert on international ocean policy and law, Dr. Ted McDorman has participated in variety of projects for the Food and Agriculture Organization of...

Addressing Alaskans: Why the Constitution is Important to You

In accordance with Constitution Day holiday, on September 17 the 49th State Fellows hosted their 5th annual Constitution Day Polaris lecture at UAA. This...

Addressing Alaskans: Governor Sean Parnell

Upon Sarah Palin's resignation, Sean Parnell became Alaska's 12th governor on July 26, 2009. In his short time as Governor, Parnell has expressed strong...