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About “Alaska Voices”

May 7, 2020

Alaska Voices project leads Jessie Robertson and Bob Bolton explain what led them to record dozens of conversations about Alaska and Arctic issues.

Caring for Elders as a 14-year-old nurse

April 30, 2020

“When I went to work at the hospital, they were amazed what I can do. Elders always were glad for me to take care of them because I took care of an elder so I knew.”

Father-daughter fieldwork

April 30, 2020

“Dad had been doing fieldwork for 17 years and never seen a wolverine. On my first trip out there, bam, not one but two wolverines in the wild.”

Welcoming a newborn just before an avalanche cuts power

April 30, 2020

“So it’s been a challenge just trying to get out and teach students about what’s going on with the snow pack when it doesn’t really exist.”