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.
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.
- Diverse commercial markets for the snake-like creature have opened up over the past few years but catching them can be tricky.