Seawolf Advisory!

Good news, Seawolves! The Administration/Humanities Building is officially open for normal business and classes as of Monday, Oct. 14. Thanks to faculty and staff for their flexibility working from temporary locations and students for their flexibility attending courses in alternate classrooms.

Special thanks to our amazing Facilities and Campus Services team and partners AMC Engineers, Vannoy Electric, North Form and Lake View for their work to get the building back up and running so quickly. 

Alaska Justice Forum 15(2), Summer 1998


"Native Employment in the Alaska Justice System" by Antonia Moras

An examination of the number of Alaska Natives and American Indians employed by Alaska justice system agencies, both state and federal, revealed that the number of Alaska Natives employed in 1998 was still low and tended to be concentrated in lower level, non-policy-making positions. The article also contains information on recruitment approaches, and testing and hiring practices.

"Prisoners in 1997: The State and Federal Picture (A BJS Report)" by the Bureau of Justice Statistics

Since 1987, Alaska's prison population has grown by 45.5 percent. In 1997 alone, the growth rate was 13.6 percent, one of the highest in the nation. Based on Bureau of Justice Statistics reports, this article presents statistics on prison populations in federal and state prisons in the U.S., including Alaska.