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If you know the whereabouts of the following UIC Shareholders, please assist in notifying them to update their address and contact information with the UIC Stock department.  Shareholders can update Read More

Door prize winners from the 45th UIC Annual Meeting of Shareholders – June 2nd, 2018:

RECEIVING DATES FOR PRUDHOE BAY SERVICE:  JULY 25th – AUGUST 15TH 2018 *Dates are subject to change without notice. Contact Bowhead Transport today for your shareholder rate! Tel: 800-909-3677 or Read More

Congratulations to the Whaling Captains and their Crews for their hard work and generosity. Quyanaqpak!

The Sheldon Jackson Museum’s June Artifact(s) of the Month are two Iñupiaq mountain sheep horn spoons or dippers.  The larger of the two sheep horn dippers was collected by Sheldon Read More

(June 8, 2018) ARLINGTON, VA – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has announced the availability of $10,537,000 in state grant funding to provide federally Read More

THE DWARF PEOPLE Very long ago, before the white people ever went into the land of the Eskimo, there was a large village at Pik-mik-tal-ik. One winter day the people Read More

Shareholder awards were held on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018, in Barrow, Alaska at the 2018 Annual Shareholder Meeting in the Fred Ipalook Elementary School.     Shareholder Awardees for 2018: Read More

Barrow, Alaska (June 5, 2018) – Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) held its 45th Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Saturday, June 2, 2018 in Barrow, Alaska.  The results of the election Read More

UIC Qiruk – Lumber & Building Supplies – Going Out of Business Sale Open to: UIC Shareholders – May 29th – to – June 4th General Public – June 5th 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

The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) presented Jacob Anaġi Adams, Sr., with an honorary Doctor of Law degree at UAF’s 96th commencement ceremony this May. As shared by our regional membership Read More

JUNEAU, ALASKA – Governor Bill Walker and Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott’s Climate Action for Alaska Leadership Team released a draft climate policy, and recommended action to address climate change. Members of Read More

A short video clip of a documentary produced by the United States Information Service in Norway in 1958 that featured Point Barrow, Alaska.  This video clip is courtesy U.S. National Read More

UIC Governments Services, LLC subsidiaries have had a busy spring winning multiple project awards with the federal government. Bowhead Program Management & Operations, LLC (BPMO) was awarded a one-year contract with Read More

Barrow, Alaska – Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) announces the relocation of its Anchorage, Alaska administrative offices.  UIC is moving its corporate offices across the city from 3201 C Street, Suite Read More

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

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: