|Dr. Hensley (at podium) discusses the history of Alaska Natives.|
The symposium addressed the rapidly evolving changes in Alaska and the Arctic, and the challenges presented to Alaska's leaders and institutions in addressing the legal issues associated with economic development, climate change, and social and cultural impacts, including issues of tribal sovereignty and the rights of Alaska's Native people.
View the videos of the presentations and course materials, including PowerPoints.
Sponsors of this event were the Justice Center, the Alaska Law Review, and the Alaska Bar Association Arctic Law Section. Prof. Ryan Fortson, J.D., Ph.D., Legal Studies faculty in the Justice Center, was the faculty advisor for this event.