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Christa Mulder received the Champions for Children Award. The Imagination Library Champions for Children Award recognizes individuals for their extraordinary and exemplary service to children in the Fairbanks North Star Borough.

Congratulations, Christa! and thank you for your service to our children.

NSF announcement! 

Effective in calendar year 2018, The Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO) will implement a "no-deadline," full proposal mechanism.

If you plan on submitting a proposal to core programs in DEB, IOS, MCB and DBI, there is no deadline. In addition, DEB and IOS are discontinuing use of the preliminary proposal mechanism in 2018. There will be no call for preliminary proposals in January 2018.

Save the Date!

December 8, 2017 will be SKI MASS at noon followed by our annual Holiday Party at 6:00 p.m.

Seminar Video Available

Last week's Life Science seminar by Falk Huettmann is now available for viewing on the Life Science Hour page.

In The News

12 Oct 2017: Animals Don't Actually Sleep for the Winter, and Other Surprises About Hibernations - National Geographic
Kelly Drew
5 Oct 2017: A far-north lynx den could answer questions about the cycles of hares - Fairbanks Daily News Miner
Claire Montgomerie
18 Sep 2017: Story49: A New Season in Shishmaref - KNOM
Christa P. H. Mulder
26 Aug 2017: UAF receives $4.25 million suicide prevention grant - Fairbanks Daily News Miner
Stacy Rasmus, Center for Alaska Native Health Research
18 Aug 2017: Wildfire still burning in Greenland tundra in mid-August 2017 -
Donald Walker
17 Aug 2017: Berry research project seeks Alaskan volunteer citizen scientists - Phys Org
Christa P. H. Mulder
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