Freshman Convocation

2007-09-22 by

Freshman Convocation, sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship, formally welcomed the Class of 2011 and their families to UAA, and inspired students with a sense of discovery and creativity to last them throughout their years of study.

UAA faculty and all incoming freshmen, along with their families, were invited to join Interim Chancellor Fran Ulmer and distinguished keynote speaker Donald C. Johanson, Ph.D, world leading Paleanthropologist, for this exciting event.



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The Book of Origins Forum

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The Book of Origins Forum included book binder Artemis Bona Dea, artist Susan Share, antiquarian book seller William Lorch, Garry Kaulitz from the UAA Art Department and Phyllis Fast from the UAA Anthropology Department. They discussed various aspects of the Book of Origins including an introduction to design binding, the history of fine books, the importance of printmaking and letter press, book making as an art form, and the implications of native creation stories in book form and the role of the wampum belt as a way to communicate.



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Andrew C. Revkin Lecture

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UAA was pleased to present an evening with New York Times environment reporter and author Andrew C. Revkin. On Wednesday, September 19 at 7:30 p.m., Revkin gave a free illustrated lecture at the Sydney Laurence Theatre in the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts. His lecture, entitled, On the Front Lines of Climate Change: From the North Pole to the White House, charted the science and significance of global warming, drawing on nearly 20 years of covering climate research and politics for magazines and newspapers. We have included an abridged section of the lecture.



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ISER Seminar

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On Sept. 11 ISER gave a presentation on Natural Gas Prices: Using the North American Regional Gas Model to Understand Price Formation and was presented by Antony Scott, a Commercial Analyst for the Division of Oil and Gas with the Alaska Department of Natural Resources.



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