The OneTree Alaska program will host an open house and fundraiser Sept. 30 to support its work in Fairbanks area schools. The event will run from 5 to 8 p.m. at the OneTree Alaska STEM to STEAM studio in the Lola Tilly Commons Building on the UAF campus. It will feature artwork by Kes Woodward.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks College of Liberal Arts will host its fourth annual open house event, We Are CLA, from 3-5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, in the Regents’ Great Hall on the Fairbanks campus. This year’s event is geared towards undeclared, new and returning CLA students. Five participating students will receive scholarship awards worth $500 each. Students must be present to win.
Author Tyrone Jaeger will read from his work at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, as part of the annual Midnight Sun Visiting Writers Series sponsored by the Department of English at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Jaeger will read in the Schaible Auditorium on the Fairbanks campus. The reading is free and open to the public.
The UAF School of Education and the Alaska Council for Exceptional Children will present a free showing of NOVA’s “School of the Future” Thursday, Oct. 13, at 6 p.m. in the Murie Building auditorium. Demonstrations of the School of Education’s robots will follow at 8:10 p.m. The show explores ways to prepare children for a new age of … Continue reading UAF School of Education presents a free screening of NOVA’s “School of the Future”
The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will host presentations about emergency energy preparedness Sept. 26 and Sept. 27 in Fairbanks.
Representatives of Finnish manufacturer Volter will offer a presentation Tuesday, Sept. 20, at UAF about their pioneering work in small biomass-fueled power and heat systems.
University of Alaska Fairbanks Chancellor Dana Thomas will give the annual State of the University address Thursday, Sept. 22, at 1 p.m. in the Charles W. Davis Concert Hall on the Fairbanks campus.
The 2016 Winter Warm Up — the Really Free Market just for UAF students — will be Saturday, Oct. 8 at 10 a.m. in the Hess Recreation Center inside the Moore-Bartlett-Skarland Complex. Staff and faculty are encouraged to cull their closets and donate clean, useable clothing, household goods and sports equipment to the event. Through Oct. 7, donations … Continue reading 2016 Winter Warm Up to support students
The deadline is Sept. 20 to register for a certified food protection manager workshop that will be offered Oct. 4 by videoconference in eight Alaska communities: Fairbanks, Delta Junction, Bethel, Juneau, Kodiak, Palmer, Sitka and Valdez.