Alaska Native Success Initiative for students. Sioux Douglas named Philanthropist of the Year. KTOO celebrates National Public Radio Music Day. Jensen-Olson Arboretum raffle.
The University of Alaska, Indigenous societies and tribes are teaming up to help Indigenous students not only survive, but thrive.
On Wednesday afternoon in Juneau, Ronalda Cadiente Brown and Pearl Brower will talk about their work with the Alaska Native Success Initiative – and efforts to create a more welcoming environment for Indigenous students.
Also on the program:
- Juneau’s Philanthropist of the Year, a name familiar to many for her long-standing community service.
- KTOO Celebrates National Public Radio Music Day … How Music Has Become Even More Important Since The Pandemic.
- And how you can help the Jensen-Olson Arboretum: an urban oasis for gardeners and flower lovers.
Sheli DeLaney hosts this Wednesday’s show. You can watch Juneau Afternoon Tuesday through Friday at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO Juneau 104.3, online at ktoo.org, and repeated at 7:00 p.m. on KTOO.