Whale, what now?

...on Friday morning, Bob Janes pitched the Juneau Ocean Interpretation Center, a "visitor center and maritime museum with a focus on the ocean ecology of the Alaskan Pacific." For more than half an hour Janes described the form and function of the proposed...
Amid cuts, UAS moves focus to enrollment

At the University of Alaska Southeast, it's the same tune heard around the state - an uncomfortably tight budget countered by expanding program needs. UAS Chancellor Rick Caulfield, however, remains optimistic.
A new season of wildlife on Wednesdays

...Armstrong will be talking about the frequently fascinating ways adults of many species care for their young.He plans to especially focus on animals he has videos of, Armstrong said.He'll talk about marmots (the dad has it easy), how deer clean their young...
The race to the top

...a week of tapering.""Every athlete on Saturday's starting line will be nervous," Knutson-Lombardo said. "So our focus has been telling our runners to believe in themselves and their training. Our goal is for each runner to cross the finish feeling...
Hoonah's new brewery focuses on locals

This is the second week I get to write about a new brewery. Last week, I was happy to cover the Sept. 25 opening of Odd Man Rush Brewing Company in Eagle River.
Recent and upcoming Alaska books

...2015. This debut book of short fiction focuses on life in Alaska's fishing communities...Press, September 2015. Elizabeth Marino focuses on the village of Shishmaref as a place...of Alaska Press, June 2015. This book focuses on a foundational period in Arctic cartography...
October First Friday Art Walk

...GCI's downtown store will feature Juneau photographer and artist Betsy Giles' first show: "The Colors of Juneau," which focuses on local landscapes. A lifelong artist, Giles recently started exploring photography. Photography by Brian Hild Coppa917...
Evening at Egan series kicks off Oct. 2

...Finkelstein, Center for Nonviolent Communication. Kathleen Macferran and Jared Finkelstein will share practical processes focuses on collaboration. Nov. 6: "An Animate World," with Ernestine Hayes, Assistant Professor of English. Author of the 2015-16...
US drilling states guided on handling quakes for dealing with any eventual incidents, including strategies for relaying the information to the public.The report focuses primarily on deep injection wells for drilling wastewater, known as Class II wells. The vast majority of such wells have...
Nation and World
High school journalism: A comeback story newspaper, called the J-Bird. Then she found out it no longer existed. Instead of taking it as a sign she should focus on the debate team, swim team, academic decathlon or one of the other half a dozen activities she was already part of, she...


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