Elder Voices: Betty Segock


“Always teaching

Always learning

An Elder speaks

While listeners

observe intently

Learning from brain to heart…”

– Yaayuk Alvanna Stimpfle

Betty Segock was born August 17, 1934. She lives in Elim.

Betty Segock was born on August 17, 1934. The Inupiaq elder lives with her 19-year-old grandson in Elim. Photo by KNOM.

Episode I: Elim

Episode II: Solomon

Episode III: Nome, Elim, and God