Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Katie Bausler will bring us up to date on the UAS Spring Schedule, available in print form and online;
We’ll get the details about a presentation by Kate Case, Organizing and Advocacy Fellow for International Justice Mission, a UN organization working to stem human slavery and sex trafficking; She’ll talk at 6:30 tomorrow evening (Saturday) at Chapel by the Lake;
John Cooper, Facilities Manager at the Ted Stevens Research Institute will come by to explain the revolutionary system that extracts heat from seawater to completely replace the oil heating system in the 65,000 square foot facility; the Institute recently received the Lean, Clean and Green Award for the system;
And, we’ll get a first listen to one of the presentations from the November Mudrooms talks, which will air in their entirety on KTOO December 23;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
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