Achievement announcement, March 2014

Erin Haldane, daughter of CIRI shareholder Corbin Haldane, was selected for an internship at the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico. During the internship, she will lead a “Drawn Archive” project to make pencil drawings of Georgia O’Keeffe’s personal effects. Her drawings will remain at the museum as part of their permanent archives. […]

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Achievement announcement

CIRI shareholder Catherine Maliepaard was awarded her first patent for the invention of a child seat for bicycles. The seat allows children from infancy to a weight limit of 100 pounds to be able to ride with a person. She says that she came up with the idea because her youngest daughter has autism and […]

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Achievement announcement

CIRI descendant Kavelina Torres received the Sundance Institute’s 2013 Native Lab Fellowship. The Fellowship is a two-stage development opportunity for filmmakers with short film scripts. Torres has had several short plays produced, has been placed in front of an audience for Overnighter’s and One Mic Stand and has had readings with the Alaska Native Playwrights […]

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