Apr
19
Wed
3rd Annual MSC Pi Day Event @ The Atrium
Apr 19 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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Throw Pies

and

Snack Sale

All proceeds benefit My House Mat-Su

Student Government Meeting @ JKB 108
Apr 19 @ 11:50 AM – 12:50 PM
Apr
21
Fri
Student Showcase Presentations @ JKB124
Apr 21 @ 9:45 AM – 3:15 PM

Student Showcase Schedule '17

Apr
22
Sat
Tundra Talks: Alaskscape @ Multiple FSM Rooms
Apr 22 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

For full schedule and more details, visit the Tundra Talks webpage.

Spring Series for Life: Marriage/Relationships @ Snodgrass Hall 119
Apr 22 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Marriage/Relationships: Principles that make relationships work. What does research say are common traits to marriages that last? Does your relationship have some elements that are hindering growth and intimacy? Come participate in this interactive class and learn some practical steps to make your relationship even better!

April 22nd, 2:30pm-5pm. Snodgrass Hall 119

The HUMS Club is proud to announce their ‘Spring Series for Life.’ Food will be provided, as well as a limited supply of free books that are referenced in the talks. These are research-driven presentations focused on practical application, and are Dragon-Approved for Journey stamps.

Pre-registration is required –all you need to do is send an e-mail listing the talk you want to attend, and the name(s) of the attendee(s) to: dgbannan@alaska.edu.

Apr
26
Wed
Student Government Meeting @ JKB 108
Apr 26 @ 11:50 AM – 12:50 PM
Apr
27
Thu
Journey Event: Thoughtful Thursdays @ FSM200
Apr 27 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Thoughtful Thursdays

Join Deborah Bannan, Assistant Professor of Human Services, for an informative discussion on stress and relaxation – just in time for finals! While you’re there, get your Dragon Field Guide stamped.

Apr. 27,  Noon-1 pm, FSM 200

Apr
28
Fri
Spring Series for Life: Parenting @ Snodgrass Hall 119
Apr 28 @ 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Parenting: Parenting with a plan. Being a parent is tough work, especially when you aren’t sure how to best address difficulties that arise. For problematic behavior, poor grades, unhealthy use of technology (or anything else), you can have a plan! Come learn some foundational guidelines to build a practical system in your home to address your concerns in a way that is positive and gets everyone on the same page.

April 28th, 10am-12:30pm. Snodgrass Hall 119

The HUMS Club is proud to announce their ‘Spring Series for Life.’ Food will be provided, as well as a limited supply of free books that are referenced in the talks. These are research-driven presentations focused on practical application, and are Dragon-Approved for Journey stamps.

Pre-registration is required –all you need to do is send an e-mail listing the talk you want to attend, and the name(s) of the attendee(s) to: dgbannan@alaska.edu.

Spring Series for Life: De-stress @ Snodgrass Hall 119
Apr 28 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

De-Stress by increasing learning skills: Effective strategies to learn and teach. Do you read and re-read the textbook and still not remember what it says? Do you spend hours preparing and delivering a lecture only to realize no one remembers anything you reviewed? Come and learn effective, research-based ways to make learning stick!

April 28th, 1:00-3:30pm. Snodgrass Hall 119.

The HUMS Club is proud to announce their ‘Spring Series for Life.’ Food will be provided, as well as a limited supply of free books that are referenced in the talks. These are research-driven presentations focused on practical application, and are Dragon-Approved for Journey stamps.

Pre-registration is required –all you need to do is send an e-mail listing the talk you want to attend, and the name(s) of the attendee(s) to: dgbannan@alaska.edu.

Apr
30
Sun
Liz Vice in Concert | Presented by Whistling Swan Productions @ Glenn Massay Theater
Apr 30 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
May
3
Wed
Student Government Meeting @ JKB 108
May 3 @ 11:50 AM – 12:50 PM
May
11
Thu
Textbook Sales Begin at Campus Cache
May 11 @ 8:30 AM
May
17
Wed
Campus Cache and Copy Center Closed
May 17 – May 18 all-day
May
29
Mon
Memorial Day Holiday (Campus Closed, No Classes)
May 29 all-day
Jun
2
Fri
Machetanz Arts Festival @ The Glenn Massay Theater
Jun 2 – Jun 3 all-day
Aug
18
Fri
New Student Orientation / Convocation @ The Glenn Massay Theater
Aug 18 @ 12:30 PM – 4:45 PM

NSO-Agenda FA '17Please note: most campus offices will be closed from Noon to 2pm.

Aug
25
Fri
Alaska Recovery Summit
Aug 25 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

August 25: Alaska Recovery Summit

  • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Glenn Massay Theater (Awareness)

Alaskans face significant challenges in addressing substance abuse in their communities and providing support for recovery.  The summit will feature speakers, panel discussions, and a screening of the documentary Anonymous People. Attend all or part of the day as community members work together to improve the quality of life for individuals, families, and communities statewide affected by addiction.

Sponsored by THRIVE Mat-Su, Fiend 2 Clean, and Cook Inlet Tribal Council.

Aug
30
Wed
Community Drumming
Aug 30 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

August 31: Community Drumming

  • Noon – 1:00 pm, Atrium (Connection)

For thousands of years, people have used the drum as a means of coming together to heal individuals and build communities. Group drumming can reduce stress, rejuvenate, calm, and help develop right brain creativity. Drumming alone has healing power, but in a group, healing expands exponentially. Join us for an hour of fun and stress relief while you get to know more people in the MSC community. Drums provided and no musical ability required.

Aug
31
Thu
Community Drumming
Aug 31 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

August 31: Community Drumming

  • Noon – 1:00 pm, Atrium (Connection)

For thousands of years, people have used the drum as a means of coming together to heal individuals and build communities. Group drumming can reduce stress, rejuvenate, calm, and help develop right brain creativity. Drumming alone has healing power, but in a group, healing expands exponentially. Join us for an hour of fun and stress relief while you get to know more people in the MSC community. Drums provided and no musical ability required.

Sep
6
Wed
Start Now – Bones for Life
Sep 6 @ 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

September 6: Start Now – Bones for Life

  • 9:00 – 10:15 am, FSM 204 (Off the Beaten Path)

Whether you are 16 or 60, start today to build strong bones for the future. Learn safe, gentle, weight-bearing movements that will challenge your bones to be strong and sturdy while improving balance, coordination, posture, ease, and power in movement!

Start Now – Bones for Life
Sep 6 @ 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

September 6: Start Now – Bones for Life

  • 9:00 – 10:15 am; or, 10:30 – 11:45 am, FSM 204 (Off the Beaten Path)

Whether you are 16 or 60, start today to build strong bones for the future. Learn safe, gentle, weight-bearing movements that will challenge your bones to be strong and sturdy while improving balance, coordination, posture, ease, and power in movement!

Sep
7
Thu
Self-Care – Mid-Day Meditations – Body Scan Meditation
Sep 7 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

September 7: Self-Care – Mid-Day Meditations – Body Scan Meditation

  • Noon – 12:50 pm, FSM 200 (Balance)

Regular meditation practice can bring balance into a busy life by reducing stress, anxiety, and depression; improving focus and attention; and, reducing high blood pressure and risk of heart disease. Take a 50-minute meditation break and learn a new meditation technique each week.

Sep
8
Fri
Fridays with Faculty
Sep 8 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Meet with Math faculty in SNOD 103 from 9am – noon.

Study with your peers from 8am – 3pm.

You can sign up in SNOD 103 or FSM 205 before the session begins.

 

Onward and Upward! – Outdoor Leadership & Expedition Behavior
Sep 8 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

September 8: Onward and Upward! – Outdoor Leadership & Expedition Behavior

  • 2:00 – 4:00 pm, FSM 112A (Off the Beaten Path)

Are you planning any big outdoor expeditions around Alaska or a simple overnight camping trip or even small day hike? Come out and join us to learn about basic outdoor leadership and expedition behavior. We’ll cover the essentials of how to effectively plan and carry out a fun, safe outing with a managed risk approach.

Adventure activities focusing on team work, creating authentic relationships, building self-efficacy, mindfulness, goal setting and more! Equipment will be provided for each session.  These are outdoor activities.  Participants should dress appropriately for the weather and bring water and snacks.

Sep
12
Tue
Community Drumming
Sep 12 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

September 12: Community Drumming

  • Noon – 1:00 pm, Atrium (Connection)

Group drumming can reduce stress, rejuvenate, calm, and help develop right brain creativity. Drumming alone has healing power, but in a group, healing expands exponentially. For thousands of years, people have used the drum as a means of coming together to heal individuals and build communities. Drums provided and no musical ability required.