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
28
Mon
Add/Drop Period Begins
Aug 28 all-day
Change to/from Audit Period Begins
Aug 28 all-day
Fall Semester Begins
Aug 28 all-day
Registration with Senior Citizen Waiver Begins
Aug 28 all-day
Aug
30
Wed
Community Drumming
Aug 30 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

August 30: 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.

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

August 31: 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.

Sep
4
Mon
Labor Day (No Classes/Campus Closed)
Sep 4 all-day
Sep
5
Tue
Add Requires Faculty Signature
Sep 5 all-day
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 PM – 11:45 PM

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
Change to/from Audit Period Ends
Sep 8 all-day
Credit/No Credit Deadline
Sep 8 all-day
Last Day to Add
Sep 8 all-day
Last Day to Apply for Fall Admission
Sep 8 all-day
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.

Last Day to Drop for Refund (Tuition/fees)
Sep 8 @ 5:00 PM
Sep
9
Sat
Withdrawal Period Begins
Sep 9 all-day
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.

Sep
13
Wed
Start Now – Bones for Life
Sep 13 @ 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

September 13: 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 13 @ 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

September 13: 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!

Self-Care – Mid-Day Meditations -Mindful Breathing Meditation
Sep 13 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

September 13: Self-Care – Mid-Day Meditations -Mindful Breathing 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!