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2017-18 Lecture Series

The TYHS has an active schedule of speakers at our monthly public free lectures held in Pioneer Hall at Pioneer Park at 7 PM unless otherwise noted.  Our next speakers will be:

November 15, 2017:  “City Under Water” Fairbanks 1967 flood documentary by Peter Van Nort and commentary by cub reporter Julie Scott.

December 13, 2017 (note this is the 2nd Wednesday of Hanukkah):  Dr. T. Neil Davis:  A Giant’s Contribution to our University and Community by Rich Seifert.

January 2018:  No lecture.

February 21, 2018:  Celebrating National Student History events with a panel of UAF student presentations on (tentatively) Jesuits in Alaska, Alaska Steamship Company, etc.

March 21, 2018:  Early and Contemporary Interior Alaska American Pioneers by Dorothy James.

April 18, 2018:  Sketching and Archiving River Steamers by Ray Bonnell

May 16, 2018:  Early Agriculture in the Tanana Valley, panel and discussion led by Pat Holloway.