Ski mountaineer talk celebrates Wilderness Act

Kit DesLauriers, the first person to ski off the highest point on every continent, will help celebrate the Wilderness Act’s 50th year on Wednesday, Sept. 3 with a talk beginning at 7 p.m. in the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Davis Concert Hall.

Advocate coaches autistic people on interacting with police

Emily Iland will share her expertise in teaching essential safety skills to teens and adults with autism spectrum disorder at 7 p.m., Aug. 4., in the Murie Building auditorium at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Psychiatrist to talk about suicide prevention

A mental health program director from the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford University will share his expertise on child and adolescent psychiatry with a lecture and a class on the Fairbanks campus. Dr. Shashank Joshi is the hospital’s director of training in child and adolescent psychiatry and director of the School Mental Health Team. His talk, […]