A group of Sheldon Jackson College alumni, staff and students gather Friday in front of the college's Allen Auditorium in Sitka, to talk about the school in the wake of the recent announcement that the college will be "suspending academic operations" for a year. Shutdown of the 130-year-old school, which employed about 100 people, was announced three days after the city's Assembly refused to release $750,000 from a $1 million dollar line of credit that it had authorized June 12.
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