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Evening at Egan: 'Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Borg?'

This week's Evening at Egan lecture will be "Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Borg? The Ecological Imperative in the Age of Cybernetic Organisms," led by Dr. Robin Walz, Professor of History at UAS. Walz, who has been teaching at UAS since 1997, holds a Ph.
Study: Steelhead thrown off by iron

GRANTS PASS, Ore. - A new study suggests steelhead trout can have trouble using the Earth's magnetic field to navigate if they were raised in a hatchery, where the field can be distorted by iron pipes.
Lauren Margaret Swift

LAUREN MARGARET SWIFT A thirty-year resident of Juneau, Lauren (Laurie) was born in Rochester, New York, on September 5, 1955 and died in Valdez, Alaska on January 3, 2013, at the age of 57. She is the daughter of Wayne Swift (deceased) and Joan
My Turn: Growing concerns for JDHS Japanese program

...everyone's attention. Currently, I am a fourth-year student of Japanese, and will be attending the University of California at Davis next year as a Japanese major. I was inspired to choose this path by my enjoyment in the Japanese program...
This Day in History

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This Day in History

...for president and Ohio Gov. John W. Bricker for vice president. In 1978, the Supreme Court ordered the University of California at Davis Medical School to admit Allan Bakke, a white man who had argued he was a victim of reverse racial discrimination...

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Pearce, Davis to marry

...the son of Gerald and Deloyce Davis of Bakersfield, Calif. He is a graduate of University of Kansas and University of California at Davis. He is self-employed. The couple plans to make their home in Bakersfield, Calif.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Sensationalism, media hype and the nebulous line between good and evil - popular culture can be stranger than fiction. That's one of the reasons the topic fascinates history professor Robin Walz.
Juneau School Board candidates come from varying walks of life


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