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Magical Mondays

Tuesday - Healthy Living Lecture Series

May 31 - Birch Pollen: Nothing to Sneeze At
Dr. J. Timothy Foote, Pediatrics and Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

June 7 - How to Sleep Soundly in the Land of the Midnight Sun
Dr. Scott Luper, Naturopathic Medicine

June 14 - Aging at Home Fairbanks: A Village Movement
Barbara Lando, Founder of Fairbanks Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and Aging at Home Fairbanks

June 21 - The Invisible Disability
Dr. Steven Lewis, Audiologist

June 28 - Six-Pack to a Better Back
Valerie Ann Phelps, Physical Therapist and Peter Burke, Fitness Trainer

July 12 - Nutrition for Cancer Prevention
Katie Garrity, Registered Dietitian

July 19 - Why You See and Why You Don't
Dr. Katherine Johnson, Opthamologist

July 26 - Aerobics to Zumba: Finding our active groove
Reina Hasting, Nutrition Educator

August 12 - Replacement Options for Missing Teeth
Dr. Jeffery Rogers, Periodontist

August 9 - Immunizations Across the Lifespan
Shelly Foint Anders, Nurse Consultant and Jenny Davis, Public Health Nurse

August 16 - Saving and Healing Lives Through Organ Donation
Sanya Krenzelok, Life Center Northwest



June 16 -
"Medication Therapy Managment: How it can save your life!" 
Leah Scadden, Clinical Staff Pharmacist

Wednesday - Discover Alaska

June 1 - Connecting Youth with Alaska's National Parks through Digital Storytelling
DevDharm Khalsa and Sean Tevebaugh, National Park Service Media Specialists

June 8 - Sea Stars of the Aleutians
Stephen Jewett, Research Professor Emeritus of Marine Science at UAF

June 15 - Rural Justice in Alaska
Jeff May, UAF Assistant Professor of Justice

June 22 - Alaska's Disappearing Glaciers: How does it affect us?
Regina Hoch, UAF Professor of Geology and Geophysics

June 29 - Coloring the Universe
Travis Rector, UAA Professor of Astronomy and Physics

July 13 - Understanding Alaska Native Dance
Sean Topkok, UAF Assistant Professor of Education

July 20 - Owning the Ocean: Salmon, science and a history of the borders in the North Pacific
Ross Coen, Ph.D. Candidate in History, University of Washington

July 27 - Physics of Clothing
Nicole Moelders, UAF Professor of Atmospheric Sciences

August 3 - Northern Landscapes
Richard Murphy, Snedden Chair of UAF Journalism

August 10 - Owl-la-Carte: A recipe for boreal owl nesting success
David Russell, Senior Lecturer in Zoology, Miami University of Ohio

Thursday - Music in the Garden

Video Recordings of Past Events


August 14 - A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor


June 12 - An Evening with Gloria Steinem

Healthy Living Lecture Series
June 16 - "Medication Therapy Managment: How it can save your life!" Presented by Leah Scadden, Clinical Staff Pharmacist

Discover Alaska Lecture Series
June 17 - "The Lost Alaskans: The mentally handicapped who were sent to Oregon's Morningside Hospital" Presented by Niesje Steinkruger, Retired Superior Court Judge

2014 Healthy Living and Discover Alaska Lectures are available as a YouTube playlist. Please click the links to view the recordings.

June 2: Honoring the late Helen Atkinson

May 19: Incivility and Gridlock in Washington: Why America Needs The Village Square (presentation) The Village Square Handout

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