Photos and Videos

2013 Graduates

Congratulations to the first Ethnobotany Program graduates (2013), Darla Brown and Lexi Bystedt!

eating with the graduates graduation meal
Ethnobotany Professor, Kevin Jernigan, prepared a delicious celebratory meal for the 2013 graduates.


Talk of Alaska Radio Interview

Check out this recent radio interview on Talk of Alaska where Kuskokwim Campus Ethnobotany Program Coordinator, Rose Meier, joins Alaska Botanical Garden Director, Julianne McGuinness, and ethnobotanist/author, Gary Paul Nabhan, to discuss the role of ethnobotany in addressing Alaska's food security situation.

March, 2013, Talk of Alaska Radio Interview on Ethnobotany

Ethnobotany survey

Hillary Prescan, iPad winner Thanks to all who participated in the Ethnobotany (EBOT) survey for Kuskokwim Campus. The winner of the iPad mini is Hillary Prescan. Congratulations, Hillary!

Photos from past Introduction to Ethnobotany summer field courses

Summer courses were held in Scammon Bay (2015), Bethel (2011, 2012), Chevak (2012), Hooper Bay (2010), Kotzebue (2011, 2013, 2014), Nash Harbor, Nunivak Island (2009), Nome (2012), Quinhagak (2008, 2011), and Sitka (2014).

 Please click on the images or captions below to view a larger version of each photo.

 taking a close look, 2015  cutting stems, 2015  flowers in a jar, 2015  gathering plants, 2015  holding plants, 2015
 students working, 2015  students working, 2015  class photo 2015  Anore Jones and Julitza Nieves, 2010  Dorothy Burton, 2010
 Anore Jones collecting greens, 2009 Basket, 2009 Beginning a basket, 2009 Carolyn Parker EBOT classroom
Class in kayak Nash Harbor camp (Nunivak Island), 2009 Nash Harbor (Nunivak Island), 2009 Nikki Nick and Lisa Whalen, 2009 Outdoor classroom
Wild celery flower Wild celery stalk

Annie Cleveland, 2008

Cecelia Andrews and Amy Breen, 2008

Gloria Simeon, Oscar Perry and Pauline Mathew are studying hard, 2008
Gloria Simeon, 2008 Ikaika Dilliner, 2008 Pauline Matthew and Amy Breen, 2008 Quinhagak habitat, 2008 Field group, 2008
Group on the peak, 2008 Mixed berries, 2008 Native food plate, 2008 Salmonberries, 2008 Salmonberry plants, 2008




Yup'ik naming ceremony at Ethnobotany Elder Council meeting May 2009

Yup'ik Elder demonstrates the making of wooden tools

Yup'ik storyteller describes her first steambath experience

Yup'ik healer short statement in English

Ethnobotany Program Video

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