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Ahoy! KUAC’s 2014 Red Green Regatta Registration is Open!

2014 Red Green RegattaRegister your vessel and crew now through July 17th ONLINE for $25 here. Then get out your duct tape and start planning your float for KUAC’s 19th Annual Red Green Regatta! Join us on the water or on the shore on July 20th as the “flotilla of fun” takes off from Graehl Park and docks at Pioneer Park. Visit our official 2014 Red Green Regatta webpage (here) for all the info. See you on the water!

Community Event FM Public Service Announcements & TV Regional Calendar Requests

Public Service AnnouncementAre you a nonprofit organization? Do you have an upcoming community event that you would like promoted on KUAC FM & TV? Our PSA/Regional Calendar program is here to help. Simply visit www.kuac.org, choose the About Us tab and click Contact Us or use this link here. KUAC welcomes news about local arts, public service, and more. Questions? Call 474-7491.

PBS Kids Summer Schedule starts Monday on KUAC TV

PBS Kids Summer ScheduleIt’s double the fun this summer with a new line-up starting Monday, June 2nd! PBS Kids and KUAC TV is offering more episodes of their favorite shows. With school out, the kids will have more fun and address summer learning needs with back-to-back episodes of Wild Kratts, Curious George, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Dinosaur Train and Arthur. Tune in weekdays starting Monday at 6 am through the end of August, on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Rhythm Abroad, Sundays at 11:30 pm on KUAC TV

Rhythm AbroadFollow the journey of Brittany Pierce, a young woman who is fascinated with traveling and meeting new people of different cultures despite language barriers, as she explores the world while connecting with people through dance and music. Brittany traverses the globe, taking viewers from the South Pacific to Europe. Along her journey she reaches Tahiti, Southern Spain, the Swiss Alps and Southern Canada. Wherever Brittany is in the world, she finds dance and music to be the universal languages that bridge cultural divides and unite humanity. Tune in Sunday nights at 11:30 through 6/22, on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Film School Shorts, Saturdays at 11 pm on KUAC TV

Film School ShortsFILM SCHOOL SHORTS is a new, half-hour weekly series that showcases short student films from across the country. Each week, viewers can watch well-crafted films with high production values, strong dialogue and riveting drama. Featured are the best short films from major institutions like NYU, Columbia University, UCLA, USC and University of Texas that have wowed audiences at Cannes, Sundance, Toronto, Telluride and SXSW, all delivering an experience that will make viewers laugh, gasp and empathize, sometimes in the same breath. Tune in Saturday nights at 11, on KUAC TV Channel 9.1 or GCI Channel 9 for Standard Definition & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

More Awards for the KUAC Newsroom

More Awards for the KUAC NewsroomPlease join KUAC in congratulating the FM Newsroom once again. Over the weekend, two awards from the Society for Professional Journalists’ 2013 Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest, were received: first and third place in the Best Sports Reporting Category for coverage of the 2013 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race and for 2013 Coverage for the Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race, respectively. You can find out more about these awards and see other winners across the region here. Over the past year, our reporters have claimed 12 awards for their excellent work.  Congratulations Dan Bross, Tim Ellis and Emily Schwing!