"[Angie] Freeman Shephard grew up on an eastern Oregon farm and is a fifth-generation landowner in the Palouse region near Moscow, Idaho. She worked the fields and drove a combine, helping her family raise wheat and peas.”
Announcing ESRI ArcGIS I: Introduction to GIS, and ArcGIS II: Tools and Functionality forArcGIS 10.1 in during the week of August 25 - 29, 2014 here at UAF. ArcGIS I will be held on Monday and Tuesday (8/25 - 2/26/14), followed by ArcGIS II on Wednesday - Friday (8/27 - 8/29/14).
Please note the enrollment deadline to ensure we have enough time to order enough course materials for all students enrolled. The enrollment deadline for these courses will be Friday August 15th (8/15/2014).
The Video Game Pianist, a.k.a. Martin Leung, was in Fairbanks this summer competing in the Alaska International Piano-e-Competition. During an outreach session with local musicians and music teachers Leung performed his signature arrangement of the ‘Super Mario Bros.’ theme wearing Google Glass.
“Sgt. Abrams — David — was not a soldier who suddenly took a notion to become a writer. Instead he was a writer who’d chosen the Army as his day job while he pursued a career in literary fiction. He’d already finished an undergraduate degree in English at the University of Oregon, and had written a large chunk of a first novel, a novel he says will remain forever locked in a desk drawer. A person digging around on the Internet can find a picture of a young, newly married David, no GI haircut, a full mop of hair, presenting a check, a payment for an early publication, to the camera. That photograph captures a beginning moment in a life of accomplishments and setbacks.”