JUNEAU -- The first annual meeting of the Southeast Alaska Tribal College is scheduled for Friday in Juneau.
The meeting will take place from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Haa Kaak Hs Kahid, the Vocational Training Resource Center at Salmon Creek.
For more information, contact Andy Hope at firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone (907) 790-4406. For those unable to travel, there will be a teleconference hook-up from 10 a.m. to noon Friday. Dial (877) 751-8040 and use code 993017.
The college's proposed mission "is to open our ancestors' box of wisdom, knowledge, respect, patience and understanding."
The meeting is expected to include a review of the draft bylaws and election of officers. Also to be discussed are the priorities for the college's programs such as teacher training for Tlingit language teachers, adult education, training for tribal courts and tribal management, and Native arts.