Activities on Campus:
Price is Right
What: Win some prizes by guessing the correct price of merchandise at this virtual game show contest.
When: Sept. 8, 6-7 p.m.
Bakery Cart Curb-Side Pick Up
What: Get some delicious pastry treats created by UAA culinary students. The menu will be dependent on what students are learning. Coffee will also be available. Updates are available at Lucy’s Restaurant Facebook page.
When: Sept. 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Where: In front of Lucy Cuddy Hall
Cost: Prices for pastries vary and ordering online starts at 10 a.m. on Sept. 10. Only credit cards are accepted for purchase. Parking is free for the semester.
S.O.S. Successful Online Seawolves
What: Students can get tips and advice on how to stay afloat during this semester which may seem overwhelming.
When: Sept. 9, 1-2 p.m.
Where: The event will be online and students can sign up using an online form.
UA Board of Regents Meeting
What: The University of Alaska Board of Regents will congregate to talk about many issues.
When: Sept. 10, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sept. 11 9 a.m.-1 p.m. There will be two different meetings.
Where: This will be an online event. The meeting can be livestreamed at alaska.edu/bor/live or can be listened to online at 1-866-832-7806 / PIN: 8475100. If the toll-free line is busy, please call 1-330-595-1371. Agenda material is available via BoardDocs.
For inquiries about the event please contact Brandi, the executive officer of The Board of Regents, at (907) 450-8010 or [email protected]
Events Around Town:
Anchorage Video Speed Dating: Filter Off
What: Dating can be difficult while socially distancing. This virtual dating works by first downloading the Anchorage Speed Dating app which will match dates with other daters. Then, daters will be asked to go to specific speed dating sessions and set you up on three, 90-second dates.
When: Sept. 11 at 8 p.m.
Alaska Botanical Gardens
What: Enjoy the flora and fauna of Alaska by taking a guided tour or perusing by oneself leisurely.
When: Winter hours apply from August 25, 2020-May 16, 2021. Hours of operation are Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: 4601 Campbell Airstrip Road, one block south of Tudor Rd. Parking is available in the lot shared with the Benny Benson School.
Cost: Entry is free. A donation is optional
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
What: The conservation center has a variety of animals such as lynx, ox and bears that are rescued and rehabilitated. Guests can tour the facilities and see the animals by foot or by driving through the center.
Cost: Prices for admission and tours vary. Click on the calendar to see specific prices and events.