Check the campus-wide events calendar for a complete listing.
The Egan Library’s lower level is used for public and private events and regularly features Evening at Egan Lectures, concerts (Juneau Symphony, Juneau Jazz and Classics) and conferences. There is seating in place for 140 and room for ~60 more chairs. The space can be configured with tables for more formal seating at additional cost. Those interested in using the space should see our Facility Use Policy page.
Discovering Science and Finding the Story: Steinbeck and Ricketts explore the Sea of Cortez and Alaska's Outer Shores. University of California, Davis guest lecturer Katie Rodger discusses the interdisciplinary collaboration between scientist Ed Ricketts and writer John Steinbeck, who together created one of the seminal surveys and texts about the Sea of Cortez in the Gulf of California. There was also a planned but never completed collaboration along the “Outer Shores” of Alaska. The Log from the Sea of Cortez by John Steinbeck is the 2014 One Campus One Book selection.
A Year of Rethinking Racism in Juneau: Reflection and Discussion. Presented by Dr. Sol Neely, Assistant Professor of English. X̱’unei Lance Twitchell, Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages. Kolene James, Coordinator, Native and Rural Student Center (NRSC). A reflection on community events, panel discussions, art shows, and campus events over the past year as part of a community effort to heal racism; and discussion of a way forward to achieve critical mass to make healing racism and historical violence a priority for Juneau.