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On April 19th, 2018 the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced a 60-day public scoping period to assist in the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Coastal Read More

RECEIVING DATES:  MAY 16th – JUNE 15th *Dates are subject to change without notice. No freight will be accepted in Seattle prior to May 16, 2018. Seattle cargo delivery instructions Read More

Video courtesy – National Science Foundation and Science Nation 2014: Project support provided by Barrow Arctic Research Center (BARC).

April 19th, 2018 marks the 45th anniversary of the Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC).  Established after the passage of the 1971 Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA), UIC is the village Read More

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is launching a national education campaign to help small businesses strengthen their cyber defenses and protect sensitive data that they store.   The FTC will develop and Read More

This video features University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) Iñupiaq instructor, Ronald Brower, Sr., as he speaks about the concepts of siỊa and suŋauraq. Media courtesy UAF:  

UIC Government Services, LLC, subsidiary – Bowhead Science & Technology, LLC (BST) – was awarded a contract to provide program management services in support of program offices that fall under Read More

Antique works of art from Alaska, born of ancient North American cultures. Over 30 sculptures in ivory representing human or animal figures, along with shamanic masks are presented in this Read More

UIC Science, LLC provided logistical support services that involved the construction of a temporary man camp located 150 nautical miles north of Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. Three nuclear submarines participated in Read More

ARLINGTON, VA – 04/06/2018 – As the U.S. Department of Labor works to protect the safety and health of America’s miners, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)  announced that it will Read More

Tech giant Alibaba Group joins Opportunity Alaska: China Trade Mission Governor Walker announces an additional stop to allow Alaska business to interact with global powerhouse JUNEAU, March 27th, 2018 – Governor Read More

THE GIANT In days of old an enormous man lived with other members of the Inuit tribe in a village beside a large inlet. He was so tall that he Read More

New CFO Barrow, Alaska – Jeevan Pokharel has been hired as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC).   Jeevan brings over ten years of successful financial leadership.  Read More

In support of Arctic Slope Native Association’s mission to promote the health and well-being of the people of the Arctic Slope, the Guy Okakok, Sr. Scholarship will be offered to Read More

The University of Alaska is now accepting applications for the President’s Teach for Alaska Scholarship. The scholarship is in its second year and is open to any incoming undergraduate student Read More

From a U.S. Dept. of Interior Press Release – 10/24/1965 ALASKAN REINDEER ARE AIRLIFTED TO BOOST NEW INDUSTRY Three Alaskan Eskimos have set out to prove that reindeer have other Read More

U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, spoke at a legislative hearing held by the Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining to highlight the importance of S. 1481, the Alaska Native Read More

Reindeer Herding early 1900s. Nalukataq at Ukpiaġvik (Point Barrow) undated. Nalukataq at Ukpiaġvik (Point Barrow) undated. Taiguaqtuaq – He is reading.

JUNEAU –  Governor Walker announces that 20 scholarships have been made available for Alaskans to study abroad in China through the Chinese Consulate. Recipients will explore higher education through a Read More