Archives for March 2011

Iḷisaġvik Ice Bowling

On Saturday March 19th, a cool -12 degree day, the Iḷisaġvik College’s Student Services Department held its first Ice Bowling Event. A 25 x 30 foot area of the parking lot was smooth as glass, with 2x4 beams acting as bumpers for a make-shift bowling alley for students, staff and community members in Barrow, Alaska. This event took days of planning and with the creative efforts of Earl Davis in Learn More →

Ray Kasak – Iḷisaġvik College Student Spotlight

Ray Kasak is our next student in the spotlight! Ray Kasak is a soft-spoken young man from Nuiqsut, the son of Rhoda Mullen and Jerry Sikvayugak. He is pursuing an Associate of Arts (AA) degree at Iḷisaġvik College after dropping out of school in 10th grade and taking a series of jobs with no real future. It did not take long for Ray to realize that he did not have much of a future if he did not Learn More →