Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Paul Dorman and Nathan Bodenstaat, from UAS housing will give an update on the new dorm under construction on the main campus;
We’ll talk with members of Pamuya, scheduled to perform tonight at the JACC but temporarily waiting in Sitka for the fog to lift allowing them to land in Juneau;
Julie Niederhauser will drop by from the State Library to tell us about Tuesday’s Digital Learning Day project;
AELP’s Scott Willis will be here with a preview of his Friday Fireside Lecture;
And we’ll find out about digital technology and the Blind Date with a Book program at the Juneau Public Lbirary;
Saturday’s presentation at the Downtown Library, The Rape Culture Project has been cancelled due to the fog preventing the guests to arrive in Juneau.
- So far, the Juneau School District has enrolled about 230 more students than it expected. If the higher enrollment remains true in October, the district could get enough additional state funding to cover a near $200,000 deficit.
- Juneau-based nonprofit, Southeast Alaska Land Trust, was denied its property tax exemption earlier this year. Now the Assembly will take another look.
- "A lot of ice experts, including myself, thought we were headed for a record year minimum," said Hajo Eicken, a professor at the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.