The American Indian Science and Engineering Society recently chose Wassilie’s logo design the winner of its national logo contest. The logo, with its emphasis on environmental issues, will be featured at the AISES conference in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 30-Nov. 1.
“They were trying to get parts for Eskimo villagers,” Wassilie said. “I auditioned for a speaking part, a native corporation president. I tried to act like (Calista Corp. president) Matthew Nicolai, and I got the part.