Check out the latest AAOKH newsletter! Featuring student updates and so much more!

We are excited to share our latest newsletter, which should also soon be arriving in mailboxes in AAOKH communities. 

In addition to an overview of winter-spring 2022 observations and environmental conditions, this edition features a summary of recent ocean measurements and observations from  Qikiktaġruk (Kotzebue), a welcome to our new postdoc Alex Ravelo, and updates on our student’s work, including: 

  • Roberta Tuurraq Glenn’s launch of a new storyMap that will be featured during a virtual walk-through on August 17 at 11 am (learn more about the event here).
  • Mik’aq Lindley’s preliminary results of her changing perceptions of fish in AAOKH communities. There’s still time to participate in her survey for fishers in AAOKH communities, and enter to win a $100 gift card!
  • Kimberly Kivvaq Pikok’s film project about spring whaling in Utqiaġvik.
  • A reflection by Roberta Tuurraq Glenn, on her time working with AAOKH as a UAF graduate student. Congrats on her successful defense and completion of her MS thesis!! It’s been an honor and privilege to learn from and work with Roberta – stay tuned to learn more about her next steps.

Read all about it!