Museum offers training for docents

The University of Alaska Museum of the North is looking for volunteer docents for its school tour programs this semester.

Docents will use the museum’s exhibits and hands-on collection to teach students about science, culture and art. No experience is necessary. Credit is available through UAF.

For more information or to register for the training, which takes place Jan. 18-19 and 23-26, please call 907-474-5360 or email

MEDIA CONTACT: Theresa Bakker, museum marketing and communications, at 907-474-6941 or via email at