Category Archives: Outreach

New exhibits in library!

 Check out exhibits on levels 2 & 3 commemorating this year’s 50th anniversary of the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake & tsunami. Exhibits in display cases on level 2 were put together by archives student assistants Jeannie Jurasek and Simon Smith. Alaska Film Archives exhibit on level 3 by Angela Schmidt.

 

 

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New exhibits on level 2!!

Check out our new holiday exhibits on level 2, all exhibits completed by our archives student assistants!

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Cornbread from Cooperative Services Records

Archives staff donated cornbread during the United Way Chili Cook-off last Tuesday (Nov. 12). We used two recipes we found in the Cooperative Services Records and one staff member donated pilot bread, as that is an authentic side for chili too!

 

Here are the cornbread recipes we used: cornbreadAcard cornbreadBcard

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Birthday party for late Sen. Ted Stevens Nov. 18

University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Rasmuson Library will commemorate the 90th birthday of the late Sen. Ted Stevens on Nov. 18.

The event will begin with a cake-cutting ceremony at 5 p.m. on Level 4.

At 6 p.m., a gallery talk on Level 2 will discuss the role maps played in Stevens’ career.

An exhibit, “Mapping Alaska,” will explore the creative pursuit of navigating the state’s diverse geography, featuring materials from the Ted Stevens Papers archive.

For more information call 474-7947 or email eeeckman@alaska.edu.

Originally posted at:

http://library.uaf.edu/apr-news-birthday-party-late-sen-ted-stevens-nov-18

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Research Room closing early November 18

The Research Room will be closing at 2 pm on Monday, November 18, to set up for an event that evening.

We are sorry for the inconvenience, but please join us for a celebration of Senator Ted Stevens.

Please visit the  link bel0w for more information:

http://library.uaf.edu/apr-news-birthday-party-late-sen-ted-stevens-nov-18

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Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who made it to last night’s showing! It was a blast!

 

 

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An OLD SCHOOL -style Film Showing!

Join us tonight for a screening of 16mm films
FREE and Open to the Public
Wednesday October 30, 7-9 pm
Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, Level 2
FILMS include:

Fairbanks Where We Live (1980)
Our Community Speaks (1974)
Alaska Is Our Campus (1971)
Alaska’s Lifeline (1970s)

FEATURING PROJECTIONIST EXTRAORDINAIRE: PROFESSOR ROB PRINCE
ONE NIGHT ONLY!

For more info contact: ajschmidt@alaska.edu

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Thank you!

Thanks to everyone who came out and attended Rose Speranza’s talk “Seek and Perhaps Ye Shall Find … Religious Records and Resources for the Study of Alaskan History.”

 

 

We hope to see you at our last Archives month event next Wednesday, a showing of historical Alaska Films.

Click here for more details: 30OCT2013

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Seek and Perhaps Ye Shall Find … Religious Records and Resources for the Study of Alaskan History

On Oct. 22 at 7 p.m., Rose Speranza, assistant archivist at the APRCA, will present “Seek and Perhaps Ye Shall Find … Religious Records and Resources for the Study of Alaskan History.” It will focus primarily on the written records created by various Christian denominations — where they are housed, the type of materials one might expect to find and the uses that can be made of them.

Please contact Rose Speranza at rsperanza@alaska.edu or call 474-2791 for more information.

22OCT2013

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Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who came out and attended Leslie McCartney’s  presentation at the Tanana-Yukon Historical Society’s (TYHS) monthly meeting .

For more information on the TYHS:

http://www.fairbanks-tyhs.org/

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tanana-Yukon-Historical-Society/173169082739130

 

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