On the Trails: Owl encounters

...independently and in slightly different ways. Larger owls have not differentiated so greatly over that area, for some unknown reason, but it is interesting to contemplate and conjecture.? Mary F. Willson is a retired professor of ecology.
Movie Guide

...Alice" - Thursday-Sunday. Synopsis: Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a devastating diagnosis, Alice and her family find their bonds tested. Starring...
UAS under the budget knife

...program, one tenure-track UAS art professor received a letter "providing formal...non-retention," Schmitt gave the professor a year's warning that the school would...agreement between the university and the professor's union."Like all publicly funded...
Mendenhall's 2014 outburst flood is topic of Friday's Fireside Lecture

...we were able to install a remote sensor that detected the rising water levels beneath the ice in Suicide Basin," said UAS Professor of Environmental Studies Dr. Eran Hood in a release. "This allowed us to track the flood status of the basin in real time...
Alaska Library Association Conference runs Feb. 26-March 1 in Juneau

...Contact Pat Race for more information and to reserve a space.? Michael Stephens, Assistant Professor in the School of Information at San Jose State University, will give the keynote speech for the ALA conference, "Learning...
Flora of SE Alaska class offered at UAS

A new biology class offered at the University of Alaska Southeast, Sitka Campus by associate professor Kitty LaBounty will itself be a "hybrid," according to a release this week. Most traditional botany classes gather students...
On the Trails: Snow at last!

...glided down onto the snow, wallowed forward for a few feet, and taken flight once more, leaving tell-tale depressions (from the jumping take-off) flanked by wing marks. ? Mary F. Willson is a retired professor of ecology.
Climate-change education this weekend at the glacier

Reed College professor of history and environmental studies Joshua Howe will discuss climate change and his book, "Behind the Curve," at this Friday's...
My Turn: National Guard reform is on the way

...military experience, including leading Alaska's intelligence command, serving in the Middle East and working as an Army professor at West Point. She is a smart, principled, well-respected leader, and Guard veterans like me know that she is on the...
Arts calendar

...Fireside Lecture: Climate change in a new light, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. With author and professor Joshua Howe. Free and open to the public.JUMP film festival, 7-8 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. A collection of locally...


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