The International Arctic Research Center Research Salon Series will kick off its second year on Thursday, Oct. 6, with an exciting set of presenters focused on the topic of climate change and health in Alaska.
The Symposium on Climate Displacement, Migration, and Relocation, scheduled for Dec. 13-14 in Honolulu, Hawaii, will address questions about migration and relocation for communities in the continental United States and the Pacific Islands. The symposium committee has issued a call for papers for abstracts on international and domestic law and policy and crosscutting questions.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks Community and Technical College drafting program has added 16 new 3-D printers to its downtown lab.
A Green Dot overview for faculty and staff will be presented from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 18 in 340 Rasmuson Library.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks Rasmuson Library will present Secrets of the Archives from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 6. View historical maps, photos and manuscripts. See early sound-recording devices. Watch old-time films. Enjoy delicious refreshments.
Members on UA Choice health plans have 24-hour access to inexpensive virtual care through Teladoc. Teladoc doctors can diagnose many medical problems, recommend treatment and even prescribe medication via a phone or online video consultation.
Robert Perkins and F. Lawrence Bennett, UAF civil engineering professors, will lead the 2016 Moolin Seminar in Anchorage on Oct. 31. The theme of the seminar is Environmentally Sustainable Construction Practices in Cold Regions.