Misty Sundown, 17, left, and Denae Ulak, 18, right, both of Scammon Bay, thumb wrestle while waiting for commencement to begin during the University of Alaska Fairbanks College of Rural and Community Development Rural Alaska Honors Institute (RAHI) 2017 Graduation Ceremony Thursday afternoon, July 13, 2017 in the Schaible Auditorium. 42 students completed this year's 6-week program, which accepts high school juniors and seniors from rural communities all over the state. It was the 35th year of the program, with this year's theme being "Dream in. Plan it. Do it."