Commencement 2002


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  UAF Open House


Saturday, May 11
(All times 2-4 p.m. unless otherwise noted.)



Chancellor's Graduate Picnic
Wood Center Outdoor Patio
Following rehearsal at the Carlson Center until 2 p.m, Chancellor Lind invites graduates and their guests to a picnic lunch to celebrate the achievements of UAF's newest alumni!

Alaska Native Language Center
218 Eielson Building
Tour the center and learn about Alaska Native languages.

Anthropology Department
Rainey Cabin, 712 Kuskokwim
Soak up a little history, meet the students and faculty, and enjoy some goodies!

Art Department
Fine Arts Building
See art happen! Art students and faculty will be working in the studios and will feature their works in the gallery and display cases.

Grads: Get your coupons at the Chancellor's picnic!

Career Services
Gruening Building, 5th floor
Explore the world of careers, conduct a job search and pay off those student loans.

College of Rural Alaska
Gruening Building, 5th floor
RSS welcomes you with freshly made fry bread and displays of all our programs!

College of Science, Engineering and Mathematics
Natural Sciences Facility, 2nd floor
Please help us recognize our CSEM graduates and faculty. Desserts and refreshments will be served.

English Department
Gruening Building, 8th floor

Honors Program
520 Copper Lane


Interior-Aleutians Campus
Harper Building, 4280 Geist Rd.
The Fairbanks Native Association JOM dancers will perform at 3 p.m.

Journalism Department
101 Bunnell Building
Come meet the faculty and investigate what's going on in the journalism department!

Office of Multicultural Affairs
110 Eielson Building

Free admission on Saturday!

Psychology Department
Gruening Building, 7th floor
Trek on up, refuel and meet the folks in the psychology department.

School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences
Natural Sciences Facility, 2nd floor
Dive in! Meet the grads and check out the displays. Light refreshments will be available.

Social Work and Sociology departments
Gruening Building, 7th floor

Student Activities Office
Wood Center
Free bowling, billiards and entertainment, plus punch and cookies!

UAF Fire Department
University Station, 12–3 p.m.
Grab a hot dog and some popcorn, and meet the people who work to keep you safe, including State Forestry and the Red Cross.

UAF Police Department
It's a roving open house! Watch for our famous bike patrol and our newest K-9 officer, Briko!


Jumpin' grads

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