September 2014 Archive
Office for Civil Rights visits UAA Oct. 8–9, 2014
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Education is coming to UAA Oct. 8–9 to talk about sexual harassment and sexual violence. OCR is conducting a proactive compliance review of the University of Alaska system under Title IX of the Patsy T. Mink Education Opportunity Act of 1972. Title IX prohibits sex discrimination in federally funded universities. OCR will be on the Anchorage campus on Wednesday, Oct. 8, and Thursday, Oct. 9, to speak with students, staff and community members about sexual harassment and sexual violence. Students are encouraged to attend student focus groups and open office hours with OCR.
New book from UAA professor Ray Ball features the complete transcripts of Charles V's advice on 'how to be king'
Call for entries: 2014 'No Big Heads Self-Portrait Exhibition'
The "No Big Heads Self-Portrait Exhibition" is open to all artists. Works must be no larger than 12 inches by 12 inches in any direction, including framing and hanging materials. All submissions are due Thursday, Oct. 2. Read on for more details.