More than 120 hours of archival recordings from KUAC-FM, the public radio station in Fairbanks, Alaska, are now available for listening online. The KUAC-FM Audiotapes Collection consists of nearly 950 open-reel audiotapes containing original local KUAC-FM programs from the late 1970s through the 1990s. It is held at the Alaska and Polar Regions Collections and […]
Archives for April 2018
During the April Spring Fundraiser, KUAC TV production staff invited volunteers to speak up about why they support public broadcasting. Here are some of the responses.
For the first time, KUAC was the recipient of a discretionary grant from the Rasmuson Foundation, initiated by Rebecca Brice Henderson, owner of Santa’s Vagabond Travel and a Rasmuson board member. The $5,000 donation made a considerable difference in fundraising efforts April 6-8 by motivating donors to contribute and have their donations matched during five […]
The new voice on KUAC FM Sunday mornings belongs to Emily Ann Ross, a film and performing arts student at UAF. You’ll hear Emily hosting “Weekend Edition,” “On the Media,” “Splendid Table and “From the Top.” Emily’s past jobs have been tourism oriented, such as leading dog tours at Husky Homestead with Jeff King and […]
The Spirit of KUAC recipient for 2018 is Dona Brandle-Boylan. The honor is bestowed in April during National Volunteer Month. “I’m humbled & slightly embarrassed by the recognition, but at same time appreciate that the time and money I donate to KUAC result in endless rewards at my end in a wide variety of quality, […]