- Teachers become students at cultural instituteParticipants learned sewing, wood carving, dancing and other traditional skills
- Northern 'BioBlitz' held in Anaktuvuk PassEvent commemorates the centennial of U.S. National Park Service
- Ilisagvik honors its 21st graduating classIlisagvik College hosted its 21st commencement ceremony in Barrow on April 20, 2016. Participants included students earning AA degrees and a wide variety of certificates and GEDs. In total, Ilisagvik College conferred 16 associate degrees, 37 certificates and 62 endorsements for a total of 85 individual graduates.
- Bahnke outlines priorities for Tribal CouncilPresident and CEO of Kawerak, Inc. appointed to the justice seat on the council
- Finding beauty in life and deathBarrow's Mark Ahsoak Jr. has spent decades as a volunteer funeral director