Symposium explores a century of Alaska Legislature

Marmian Grimes

The University of Alaska Fairbanks will host three days of events exploring the history of Alaska’s legislative system March 21-23 at various venues on campus.

“By the People: 100 Years of Representative Government in Alaska” will include panel discussions and lectures from journalists, former and current elected officials, and historians. All events are free and open to the public.

For a full schedule of events, visit

Recordings available:

Juneau Journalism: From the CopperKings to the “Corrupt Bastards”, March 21 at 7 p.m.
White House of the North: Stories from the Alaska Governor’s Mansion, March 22 at 5 p.m.

ADDITIONAL CONTACTS: Terrence Cole, UAF Office of Public History, at 907-474-6995 or