1. Ron Brower - Sila and Sungauraq in Iñupiaq culture

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    This video features University of Alaska Fairbanks Iñupiaq instructor, Ronald Brower, as he speaks about the concepts of Sila and Sungauraq. Both of these elements feature prominently in the short…

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    • Chronic Town the Movie: Trailer

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      Truman Korovin is a lonely, sharp-witted cab driver in Fairbanks, Alaska. The usual routine of picking up fares and spending his nights at his favorite bar, the Boatel, is disrupted when his girlfriend…

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      • AKF S2E02

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        AKF Travels to the University of Alaska Fairbanks to speak with instructor Maya Salganek. Maya has been teaching in the UAF Theater Department since 2001, and helped to develop the newly formed Film…

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        • Honoring the Gift: Ceremony, Celebration, and Community in Tikigaq, Alaska

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          from Maya Salganek / Added

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          “Honoring the gift” is a phrase said by Steve Oomittuk of Point Hope (Tikiġaq), Alaska. He described the cycle of life in Tikiġaq as a process “honoring the gift of the whale,” which gives itself…

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          • Elders' Knowledge

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            Iñupiat Elders share their knowledge about the environment, whaling, and sea ice. Life long residents of Barrow, Alaska, these Elders have insight and perspective to cultural change and environmental…

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            • Sea Ice Ecosystem

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              The Ecosystem of the Arctic Sea Ice is rich and diverse. Learn about the abundance of life on the sea ice, see a food web, and discover the interrelation of organisms. All videos filmed by University…

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              • Ringed Seals on Sea Ice

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                Meet a juvenile ringed seal on the sea ice in Barrow, Alaska. Through scientific tagging and radio monitoring, scientists show the seal breeding and migration patterns. We learn about the way seals…

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