2019 Archaeology Camp Application Released

Come join in on the fun! Don't forget to get your application in for the 2019 Archaeology Camp by May 24th. Find the application online: 2019 Archaeology Camp Application Contact Lisa Ellanna with questions, 443-4340 or email   Previous Years Archaeology Camp [...]

By |May 16th, 2019|Categories: Katirvik Cultural Center, Programs & Workshops|

Revised Draft Port of Nome Modification Published

The Alaska District, United States Army Corps of Engineers Publishes Revised Draft Port of Nome Modification As the Arctic becomes warmer, new threats are emerging in this fast-paced era of global change.  Kawerak encourages the public to comment on the “Integrated Feasibility [...]

By |May 16th, 2019|Categories: Marine, Natural Resources|

Kawerak Celebrates Going Blue for Kids

2019 marks the 5th Honoring Our Children Event following the collaborative effort of the community to provide a calendar of free healthy activities for kids and families through the Child Abuse Prevention Month of April. Kawerak, Nome Eskimo Community, Nome Community Center, Bering [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Events|Tags: , , |

Marine Mammal Oil Spill Response Workshop Report Posted

In February 2018 the Kawerak Marine Program hosted a workshop entitled "Marine Mammal Oil Spill Response." Due to increased ship traffic and projected ship traffic in the Bering Strait, the Kawerak Marine Program has taken a proactive role in not only advocating [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Marine, Programs & Workshops|

Kawerak Conducting Community Needs Assessment for Region

Kawerak, Inc. needs your help! We are looking for opinions of Bering Strait Region residents to help us plan a strategy on how to best serve our region into the future. We have partnered with McDowell Group, an Alaska research firm, to [...]

By |April 25th, 2019|Categories: Community Services, Survey|

New Longevity Leave Awarded to Six Kawerak Employees

2019 marked the commencement of the Longevity Leave award for eligible Kawerak employees. The award was created in response to Kawerak President Melanie Bahnke's recent sabbatical awarded by Rasmuson Foundation. Melanie reflected, "As many of you know I had the privilege of being [...]

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases, Staff Recognition|