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At UAA

Dance in Performance
What: Experience a mix of choreographic styles and ideas. The next generation of Alaskan contemporary choreographers will share eight dances featuring over two dozen performers.
When: Wednesday, Nov. 15 – Saturday, Nov. 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 19 at 6 p.m.
Where: Fine Arts Building, Harper Studio (Room 129)
Cost: $11.99 for UAA students, $14.99 for general admission.

Now What? A guide for after graduation
What: Learn what to expect from post-graduation. Listen to experiences of professionals who have gone from student to worker.
When: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 5:30 – 7 p.m.
Where: Student Union, Lyla Richards Conference Room
Cost: Free

Open Mic Night
What: Get on stage and share a talent whether it’s dance, music or something weird. Have stage fright? Just show up and enjoy.
When: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 7 – 8 p.m.
Where: Student Union, The Den
Cost: Free

Volleyball: UAA vs. MSU Billings
What: Cheer on the Seawolves as they go head-to-head with MSU Billings on Senior Night.
When: Thursday, Nov. 16, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Alaska Airlines Center
Cost: Students taking six or more credits can attend all regular season games for free with a valid Wolfcard. Each student can bring up to two guests with them to all regular season matches/games for only $5 each. $10 for the general public.

Women’s basketball: UAA vs. Holy Names, Western State
What: Get your cheer on and root for the home team as they go up against Holy Names and Western State.
When: Friday, Nov. 17 at 5:15 p.m. (Holy Names) and Saturday, Nov. 18 at 5:15 (Western State)
Where: Alaska Airlines Center
Cost: Students taking six or more credits can attend all regular season games for free with a valid Wolfcard. Each student can bring up to two guests with them to all regular season matches/games for only $5 each. $10 for the general public.

Men’s basketball: UAA vs. Holy Names
What: The Seawolves will compete against Holy Names for two games.
When: Friday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. (Game 1), Saturday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m. (Game 2)
Where: Alaska Airlines Center
Cost: Students taking six or more credits can attend all regular season games for free with a valid Wolfcard. Each student can bring up to two guests with them to all regular season matches/games for only $5 each. $10 for the general public.

Tales of humans and animals from southwest Alaska
What: Ann Fienup Riordan and Alice Rearden present their book, “Qanemcit Amllertut/Many Stories to Tell: Tales of Humans and Animals From Southwest Alaska.” The bilingual collection of stories consists of new translations of old tales collected over the last 40 years pulled from interviews with Yup’ik elders around southwest Alaska.
When: Saturday, Nov. 18, 1 – 3 p.m.
Where: Bookstore, The Loft
Cost: Free

Sinfonia
What: An evening of orchestral, solo and ensemble works featuring sections of Sergei Prokofiev’s “Classical Symphony” and Arnold Schoenberg’s “Verklarte Nacht.”
When: Saturday, Nov. 18, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Fine Arts Building, Recital Hall (Room 150)
Cost: $9.99 for students, $14.99 for seniors and military, $19.99 for adults.

Around Town

Candlelight vigil for homeless youth
What: This community awareness event will show support for young people living on the streets.
When: Thursday, Nov. 16, 6 – 7 p.m.
Where: Town Square (544 W. Fifth Ave.)
Cost: Free

Maggie Rogers in concert
What: Since being discovered by Pharrell Williams, Maggie Rogers has been on a rising trajectory. She’s now touring extensively and released the EP “Now That the Light is Fading.”
When: Friday, Nov. 17, 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Egan Center (555 W. Fifth Ave.)
Cost: $25 in advance, $30 at the door for UAA students. $35 in advance, $40 at the door for the general public.

Seawolf Hockey: UAA vs. Michigan Tech
What: Watch as the Seawolves battle it out against Michigan Tech in two games.
When: Friday, Nov. 17 at 7:07 p.m. (Game 1), Saturday, Nov. 18 at 7:07 p.m. (Game 2)
Where: Sullivan Arena (1600 Gambell St.)
Cost: Students taking six or more credits can attend all regular season games for free with the presentation of valid WolfCard. Each student can bring up to two guests with them to all regular season games for only $5 each. Free parking passes for hockey games at the Sullivan Arena can be picked up at the Alaska Airlines Center Terry Ann Homan Box Office, Residence Halls Information Desk and the Student Union Information Desk prior to the game with valid Wolfcard.

Local Roots with Spitshine, Old Timber and Eternal Cowboys
What: Rock out with your favorite punks and/or drunks. Ages 21 and up.
When: Friday, Nov. 17 at 9 p.m.
Where: Koot’s (2435 Spenard Road)
Cost: $5

Evan Phillips’ CD release
What: Local songwriter and producer Evan Phillips will release his new live album “Lonely Mountain.”
When: Friday, Nov. 17. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Show starts at 8 p.m.
Where: Church of Love (3502 Spenard Road)
Cost: $15

Williwaw Public Market
What: Williwaw is putting on a one-stop shop for handmade goods, coffee, entertainment, food and drinks. There will be over twenty local artists and crafters and chances to win door prizes. This event is family-friendly, but minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
When: Saturday, Nov. 18, 1 – 5 p.m.
Where: Williwaw (609 F St.)
Cost: Free

Fall Anchorage Rock and Mineral Show
What: This event will feature dozens of vendors selling rocks, minerals, fossils, jewelry and other crafts. There will be mineral displays and activities for all ages.
When: Saturday, Nov. 18 – Sunday, Nov. 19
Where: Northway Mall (3101 Penland Parkway)
Cost: Free

Transgender Awareness Week variety show
What: Identity’s Anchorage Transgender Community presents “Resourceful, Remarkable, Radiant: Celebrating Transgender Resilience.” This all-ages event will feature an evening of poetry, live music, drag, dance and singing.
When: Sunday, Nov. 19, 6 – 8 p.m.
Where: Alaska Experience Theater (333 W. Fourth Ave.)
Cost: Free