Outer Coast is a Sitka-based organization focused on higher education, but they're not your typical college. Outer Coast Program Coordinator Johnny Elliot and student Adonna Adams spoke with KCAW's Morning Host Erin Fulton about what makes their model unique and how the school is operating during the pandemic.
College students from Sitka have had their school years swiftly upended as universities across the country close campuses and shift to online classes in response to COVID-19. Some students have already returned to Alaska, while others are sticking it out on campus.
Sitka High School is hosting a College Fair this Thursday, October 13th from 10 a.m. to 3 pm in the gym. About 50 college representatives will be there, including every school in Alaska and from schools as far away as NYU.
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