Willie Hensley and Angela Marith

Willie, a native Alaskan Iñupiaq, speaks with Angela about how the influx of Russians, Europeans and Americans into Alaska has had on their culture, health and livelihood. Outsiders unintentionally brought diseases decimating much of the native Alaskan populations. Unable to...

Siblings Stacey Todd and Ryan Todd talk about life during the pandemic.

Siblings Stacey Todd and Ryan Todd talk about life during the pandemic. Ryan talks about his job in Prudhoe Bay, AK on an oil field. Stacey is in Grand Rapids, MI, Ryan is in Anchorage, AK.

Theresa, Rachel, & Joel Bervell

Theresa sat with her children Rachel and Joel and talk about Theresa's late cousin Paul who died from COVID-19 in December of 2020. They also discuss the health inequities within the Black and minority communities and did it have an...

Identity, Survival &a Resilience: Students Sharing Wisdom

Interview of Elizabeth Rayburn-Snyder WRTG 090 by Cheryl Williams COMM A305 UAA

Alex & Alex’s interview

We recapped important elements to surviving going to college here at UAA. We learn interesting components of Alex & Alex’s backgrounds.

Teo and the very big earthquake

Anchorage, AK 3rd grader Teo talks about his experience during the 11/30/2018 earthquake.

Great Thanksgiving Listen 2019

I talk with my dad about his childhood and how music impacted his life

Student Sharing Wisdom

We're doing an interview for a project that's based of survival, resilience and identity. My class (writing and reading strategies) have connected with Hollis class (intercultural communication) to explore how students negotiate their identity at UAA.