Television weathercasters have a unique and powerful position in cultural conversations about climate change, visiting research scholar Kristin Timm will suggest at an International Arctic Research Center seminar Wednesday, Jan. 18.
Climate change impacts — from diminished sea ice to shifting beluga whale migrations and resulting subsistence concerns — can be better understood through genetic study, as visiting researcher Greg O’Corry-Crowe will discuss at an International Arctic Research Center seminar Wednesday, Jan. 18.
High school and college students interested in exploring science- and math-related careers can attend the first annual Careers of Science and Math Opportunity Summit at the University of Alaska Fairbanks on Saturday, Feb. 4.
Ben Meyer, aka Ben the Balloon Guy, will present the 2017 WINTERmester lecture, “Life Cycle of the Salmon,” on Friday, Jan. 13, at 7 p.m. in the Murie Building auditorium.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks will kick off a year of activities in celebration of its centennial with the annual Sparktacular fireworks display at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, on the Fairbanks campus.