Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame: Carolyn Covington

Carolyn Covington. Courtesy of the Alaska Women's Hall of Fame.
Carolyn Covington. Courtesy of the Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame.

As part of Women’s history month, Alaska Public Media brings you the voices of influential Alaskan women who have helped shape and define the social, cultural and political discourse in Alaska. Fifteen women were recently inducted into the Alaska women’s hall of fame at a ceremony in Anchorage. Former Anchorage Assembly chair and hall of fame steering committee member Jane Angvik tells us more about one of the inductees – education advocate Carolyn Covington.

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