Projects in Development

Future Projects & Advocacy

Listing of projects under development.

Village Empowerment Program:

Research project in the NANA region of Alaska aimed at increasing empowerment in village communities with regards to self-advocacy and development.

ACEs task force:

Research and community service in cooperation with NW Alaskan organizations aimed at increasing resources for addressing adverse childhood experiences.

Narrative Data Extraction Techniques:

  • Research project using historical subsistence narratives to extract historic climate data for locations in the Arctic.

  • Itchuaqiyaq, C. U. (in review). “When the sound is frozen”: Extracting climate data from traditional Inuit narratives. In S. Williams (Ed.), Technical Communication for Environmental Action. New York, NY: Routledge.

  • Presentation June 8, 2021: "Extracting data from Arctic Indigenous narratives: Inuit stories as resources in understanding climate change" for the Korean Polar Research Institute (KOPRI). View here: