As president of Barrow's Iḷisaġvik College, Alaska's only tribal college, UAF alumna Pearl Brower continues her family's tradition of championing education opportunities in rural Alaska.
Paleontologists from UAF and the National Park Service found the first dinosaur bones in Denali National Park during an expedition in July.
The UAF Philosophy and Humanities Department will host the third annual Joseph C. Thompson Memorial Lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, in the Murie Building auditorium.
See spooky things from the collections at the UA Museum of the North on Monday, Oct. 31, from 4-7 p.m. Admission is free.
Carl Benson started gathering data on Arctic ice and snow more than 60 years ago. As a glaciologist and UAF professor, he studied and taught about the frozen North long before it was seen as a key element in today's global climate models.
Visit the UA Museum of the North's special exhibit to see authentic Alaska dinosaurs, excavate fossils and explore a virtual field camp.
Painting by James Havens