Thursday on A Juneau Afternoon:
We’ll meet some bi-lingual students from UAS;
We’ll find out about the Maritime Festival; we’ll talk with people involved with Perserverance Theatre’s production of To Kill a Mockingbird;
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up!
That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more,
Thursday afternoon on A Juneau Afternoon, live at 3 on KTOO-NEWS, repeated at 4 on KRNN. And available on demand via ktoo.org
- The university’s previous rating of A1 has been dropped three notches to BAA1. The lower rating means it will be more expensive for the university to borrow money for various projects.
- It’s 3,200 miles from Joe Balash’s office in Washington, D.C., to the Neets’aii Gwich’in community of Arctic Village. But Arctic Village is barely 200 miles from North Pole, the Alaska town where Balash grew up.
As University of Alaska faces uncertain financial future, officials focus on supporting current studentsIn the face of an unprecedented cut from the state, University of Alaska staff, faculty and students have a lot of uncertainty about their futures.
- Anchorage education advocate Alyse Galvin has filed to take another run at Alaska Congressman Don Young in 2020.