Meet Danielle Stickman, our 2024 Featured Artist

Meet Danielle Stickman, our 2024 Featured Artist

Featured photo: A detailed photograph of Danielle’s beaded dreamcatcher. (Photo by Danielle Stickman) Every year, the Northern Center has the honor of commissioning an Alaska-based artist whose work embodies the spirit of Northern Alaska to create an original...
Comment now on Manh Choh ore haul plan

Comment now on Manh Choh ore haul plan

Featured Photo: Lynn Cornberg Fairbanks residents have the opportunity to share concerns and ask questions about the Draft Alaska-Richardson-Steese Corridor Action Plan (ARS CAP), often referred to as the Manh Choh ore haul plan, at a meeting hosted by the Alaska...
Meet our new staff members

Meet our new staff members

We have a few new faces at Northern Center! Emily Mesner and Sean McDermott have been busy getting up to speed with our operations, programs, and community since their hiring earlier this year. Read more about their roles and experience below. Sean McDermott, Arctic...
Thank you for your support at our Earth Day Fair!

Thank you for your support at our Earth Day Fair!

Thank you to everyone who came to the Earth Day Fair and Maker’s Market this year! We had 25 nonprofits, 25 fantastic vendors, and more than 300 visitors who learned different ways to care for the Earth and their community. The Northern Center penny drive...
Shaping a new path to protect the Western Arctic

Shaping a new path to protect the Western Arctic

Featured photo by Keri Oberly: A caribou photographed near Nuiqsut in July 2018. After more than four decades, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is finally updating its protections for the Western Arctic. Officially called National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (NPR-A)...
Farewell, Northern Center community!

Farewell, Northern Center community!

Featured photo by Jovell Rennie. Today is my final day at Northern Center. Next week, I will start as the Climate and Clean Energy Program Manager at the Alaska Center. While I look forward to this opportunity, I will also miss many things about my time at the...
Apply now: Featured Artist 2024

Apply now: Featured Artist 2024

Photo provided by Jill Richie, 2023 Featured Artist  Every year, the Northern Alaska Environmental Center has the honor of commissioning an Alaska-based artist whose work embodies the spirit of Northern Alaska to create an original piece for our organization. The...