Continuing training will be offered to certified pesticide applicators during one-day workshop March 15 at the University of Alaska Anchorage Gorsuch Commons.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks Department of Theatre and Film will present “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress,” a play by Alan Ball, in the Lee H. Salisbury Theatre from March 24-April 2.
The “2017 Peter MacKeith Memorial Photography Exhibition: Ascension” will open Friday, March 3, with a reception in Wood Center’s Arctic Java. The photos will be on display beginning at 5 p.m. The reception event is free and open to the public. Frozen Lenses, the UAF student photography group, is hosting the exhibit through March 19 in partnership with the Wood Center Student Activities Office.
The Festival of Native Arts is slated for March 2-4 at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Davis Concert Hall. Doors open to the public at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, March 2 and 3 and 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 4. This year’s theme is “Carry Your Drum, Carry Your Culture.”
Dorothy Parvaz, a senior producer with Al Jazeera English, will present “On the Run: Covering the Global Refugee Crisis” as part of the Snedden lecture series at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, in the Murie Building auditorium.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks will host a free open house for high school juniors and seniors and their parents on Friday, March 10.
Alaska Sea Grant will offer a webinar on Alaska’s potential to join the growing seaweed farming industry. Gary Freitag, Sea Grant’s Marine Advisory Program agent in Ketchikan, will present the webinar from 5-6:30 p.m. Feb. 28.
Humanity’s path to its current understanding of the universe is the greatest story ever told, according to famed physicist Lawrence Krauss. The University of Alaska Fairbanks physics club is bringing Krauss to Fairbanks from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, March 2, at the West Valley Performing Arts Center.