The community is invited to visit the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus on New Year’s Eve for the Fairbanks Curling Lions 22nd annual Sparktacular Celebration. Fireworks will be launched from UAF’s West Ridge Saturday, Dec. 31 at 8 p.m.
UAF student Michael Golub will be interviewed on KIAK and KFBX radio stations Wednesday, Dec. 28, about clean snowmobile and eco marathon vehicles and also about the upcoming WINTERmester course, ES F166—Electric Car Conversion. The radio shows will air: Live at 8:30 a.m. – (4 – 5 minutes) on 102.5 KIAK-FM. Also available live online — click on the … Continue reading Clean snowmobile topic on radio Dec. 28
The family of a recent University of Alaska Fairbanks graduate has donated a tract of land that will provide an endowment to support three research and academic programs at UAF.
Four decades ago, Alaska got its first taste of public television. On Dec. 22, 1971, KUAC TV aired its first program: a local dance troupe’s performance of “The Nutcracker.”
The community is invited to visit the UAF campus New Year’s Eve for the annual Sparktacular Celebration. Fireworks will be launched from UAF’s West Ridge Saturday, Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. The event is made possible by generous donations from local businesses and organizations. For details on traffic flow, logistical support, and road and trail … Continue reading Sparktacular Celebration New Year’s Eve
Facilities Services announced Thursday, Dec. 22, that there is no power to the head bolt outlets in Ballaine parking lot 8A (the parking lot immediately downhill from the Fine Arts Complex and Duckering Building). Facilities Services is uncertain when the power will be restored. For more information contact Facilities Services at 474-7000.
Alaska Sea Grant is accepting applications for the 2013 National Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. The application deadline is Feb. 17, 2012. Graduate students interested in marine resources and their management can now apply for the 2013 National Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. This unique national fellowship provides eligible graduate students from any … Continue reading Feb. 17: 2013 National Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship applications
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration declared recent deaths of ringed seals in the Arctic and Bering Strait regions of Alaska an unusual mortality event, triggering a focused, expert investigation into the cause. The declaration was announced Dec. 20. A decision by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on making such a declaration for Pacific … Continue reading Deaths of ringed seals in Alaska declared an unusual mortality event
The UAF chapter of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society was awarded the Professional and Chapter Development Award at the National AISES Conference in November. AISES is a private non-profit organization which nurtures building of community by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values. For more information contact UAF AISES chapter advisor Olga … Continue reading UAF Chapter of AISES garners national award