Creation of college anniversary

 

On May 3, 2017, UAF celebrated its 100th birthday in Centennial Square on the Fairbanks campus.

 

Program

 

Welcome

Dana Thomas, UAF chancellor

Guest speakers

Terrence Cole, UAF history professor
Jim Johnsen, UA president
Lorna Shaw, external affairs manager, Pogo Mine
Peter Van Flein, president, UAF Alumni Association
Esau Sinnok, UAF student

Re-enactment

Territorial Gov. John Strong signs legislation to create the Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines

Special thanks to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, UAF costume shop, Fairbanks Light Opera Theatre, Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum and our actors for their contributions to this event.

 

Video

 
 

 

Commemorative Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Wrap

FDNM Wrap small

Proclamation

Proclamation
 

Media coverage

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