Laurie Hosey

Alaska Conference education director

Camp Polaris Benefits From 13th Sabbath Offering

“We just want a flush toilet.” Campers who attend Camp Polaris on Lake Aleknagik near Dillingham, Alaska, were actually heard when they made this simple request.


Students Enjoy Outdoor School, Alaskan-Style

How do you outperform an outdoor school experience for students who live in a most magnificent outdoor environment? It really is a pleasurable feat, when you work with teachers and chaperones who l


Camp Polaris: Face-Lift Cheers Uplifted Faces

She truly loves red — red, red, red. The transitional face-lift at Camp Polaris on Lake Aleknagik made Debbie Reiswig, camp manager, cry a little when she saw the new red cabins.


Alaska Teachers Explore Core Values

During their February retreat in Anchorage, Alaska Conference teachers were challenged by Gary Dodge, General Conference planned giving director, and by a frigid trip to the Anchorage Zoo.


Alaska Teachers Enjoy Active Inservice

Thanks to billowing seas, a beautiful sunny weekend, glaciers and icebergs, Alaska Conference teachers received more than a cold shoulder during their fall inservice.


Alaska Campers Experience Jesus Amid Challenges

Tears, laughter, songs and activities mixed with a host of children at this summer’s Alaska Camps.