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MLive.com
Lake Superior State has highest per-student athletic subsidy in MichiganAssociation, a 10-member Division I hockey conference that includes teams rangi
Lake Superior State has highest per-student athletic subsidy in Michigan
MLive.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Association, a 10-member Division I hockey conference that includes teams ranging from Ferris State University to the University of Alaska. One of the biggest expenses of DI hockey: Student scholarships. In 2015, the university spent nearly... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study measures methane release from Arctic permafrostMosaic of images of the Arctic by MODIS. Credit: NASA A University of Alaska Fa
Study measures methane release from Arctic permafrost
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Mosaic of images of the Arctic by MODIS. Credit: NASA A University of Alaska Fairbanks-led research project has provided the first modern evidence of a landscape-level permafrost carbon feedback, in which thawing permafrost releases ancient carbon as... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Friends, former gang members recall slain vet who wanted to fight violenceshe was relieved he might escape the city's violence. He served at a military b
Friends, former gang members recall slain vet who wanted to fight violence
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
she was relieved he might escape the city's violence. He served at a military base in Anchorage while attending the University of Alaska. At Garcia's vigil, many veterans pointed out the similarities between their experiences and that of... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Workers pack up MontanaFairand Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Commun
Workers pack up MontanaFair
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
and Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Community College, the University of Montana, the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, the University of Alaska-Anc... BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Montana State University and its... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Lewis and Clark County advisory group recommends 2-cent per gallon gas hikeand Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Commun
Lewis and Clark County advisory group recommends 2-cent per gallon gas hike
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
and Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Community College, the University of Montana, the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, the University of Alaska-Anc... BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Montana State University and its... Read more
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ABC Montana
Native communities get help with health disparitiesand Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Commun
Native communities get help with health disparities
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
and Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Community College, the University of Montana, the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, the University of Alaska-Anchorage, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and the... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Native communities get help with health disparitiesand Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Commun
Native communities get help with health disparities
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
and Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Community College, the University of Montana, the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, the University of Alaska-Anchorage, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Native communities get help with health disparitiesand Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Commun
Native communities get help with health disparities
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
and Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Community College, the University of Montana, the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, the University of Alaska-Anchorage, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and the... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Science forum in Unalaska addresses sweeping changeU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Science forum in Unalaska addresses sweeping change
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Qawalangin Tribe of Unalaska, Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, University of Alaska Fairbanks and others. Jim Paulin can be reached at jpaulin@reportalask... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
LeConte glacier fieldwork is underwayaffects melting of the glacier face,'' says Jason Amundson, a glaciologist with
LeConte glacier fieldwork is underway
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 4 days ago
affects melting of the glacier face,'' says Jason Amundson, a glaciologist with the Department of Natural Sciences at the University of Alaska-Southeast (UAS). "Part of the project is just trying to quantify how much water comes out of the glacier... Read more
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ABC News
Alaska Village Votes to Move Due to Climate Changeof global warming inspired him to become an activist and "to try and spread the
Alaska Village Votes to Move Due to Climate Change
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
of global warming inspired him to become an activist and "to try and spread the word of climate change." A student at the University of Alaska in Fairbanks, he serves as an Arctic Youth Ambassador for the U.S. Chairmanship of the Arctic... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
LeConte glacier field work is underwayaffects melting of the glacier face,'' says Jason Amundson, a glaciologist with
LeConte glacier field work is underway
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 5 days ago
affects melting of the glacier face,'' says Jason Amundson, a glaciologist with the Department of Natural Sciences at the University of Alaska-Southeast (UAS). "Part of the project is just trying to quantify how much water comes out of the glacier... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperStory last updated at 8/16/2016 - 8:29 pm UAS wants to help you finish college
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
Story last updated at 8/16/2016 - 8:29 pm UAS wants to help you finish college University of Alaska Southeast has launched Finish College Alaska, a new program for Alaskans who have attended college but have not completed a degree. Advisors working... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaperlast updated at 8/16/2016 - 7:32 pm Carbon leaving mark on icefield Submitted
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
last updated at 8/16/2016 - 7:32 pm Carbon leaving mark on icefield Submitted by the Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center University of Alaska Southeast researchers have found black carbon, which tends to come from cars, wood-burning stoves,... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Murkowski easily defeats challengers in Alaska GOP primarythe Democratic side, former state legislator and anti-corruption crusader Ray M
Murkowski easily defeats challengers in Alaska GOP primary
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 6 days ago
the Democratic side, former state legislator and anti-corruption crusader Ray Metcalfe held an early lead over University of Alaska Anchorage professor Edgar Blatchford. Metcalfe has butted heads with leaders of his party. Asked if he... Read more
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Alaska Public
2016 Alaska Primary ElectionsHe began his job as the web editor about halfway into his internship with Alask
2016 Alaska Primary Elections
Alaska Public / Posted 6 days ago
He began his job as the web editor about halfway into his internship with Alaska Public Media during his senior year at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Wesley graduated in the spring of 2016 with a B.A. in Journalism and Public Communications... Read more
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Juneau Empire
UAS students using disability services quintuples from 2008JUNEAU — The number of students using disability services at the University of
UAS students using disability services quintuples from 2008
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
JUNEAU — The number of students using disability services at the University of Alaska Southeast is more than five times what it was in 2008. There were 23 students at the Juneau campus using those services eight years ago, when the Americans with... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
News Guide: Alaska primary to determine Legislature's makeupTuesday night with her multimillion-dollar war chest mostly intact for the gene
News Guide: Alaska primary to determine Legislature's makeup
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday night with her multimillion-dollar war chest mostly intact for the general election. On the Democratic side, University of Alaska Anchorage professor Edgar Blatchford and former lawmaker Ray Metcalfe are vying to take on Murkowski in... Read more
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ABC Montana
MSU, partners awarded $20 million grant to address Native health disparitiesand Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Commun
MSU, partners awarded $20 million grant to address Native health disparities
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
and Translational Research Program includes collaborators from Blackfeet Community College, the University of Montana, the University of Alaska Fairbanks, the University of Alaska Anchorage, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and the... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Justice Sotomayor gets personal with UA Fairbanks audience“a better world.” Sotomayor spoke Sunday night at the Davis Concert Hall as pa
Justice Sotomayor gets personal with UA Fairbanks audience
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
“a better world.” Sotomayor spoke Sunday night at the Davis Concert Hall as part of a summer speaker series hosted by the University of Alaska Fairbanks, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported. The justice answered pre-submitted questions on... Read more
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Officer.com
Army Veteran Slain After Returning to Chicagoand joined the military soon after graduating, Juarez said. He served at a mili
Army Veteran Slain After Returning to Chicago
Officer.com / Posted 7 days ago
and joined the military soon after graduating, Juarez said. He served at a military base in Anchorage while attending the University of Alaska at Anchorage. Garcia was an honors student who always performed near the top of his class, and never... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
News Guide: Alaska primary to determine Legislature's makeupTuesday night with her multimillion-dollar war chest mostly intact for the gene
News Guide: Alaska primary to determine Legislature's makeup
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday night with her multimillion-dollar war chest mostly intact for the general election. On the Democratic side, University of Alaska Anchorage professor Edgar Blatchford and former lawmaker Ray Metcalfe are vying to take on Murkowski in... Read more
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Alaska Public
Justice Sotomayor speaks at UAFUnited States Associate Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor spoke at the Univ
Justice Sotomayor speaks at UAF
Alaska Public / Posted 7 days ago
United States Associate Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor spoke at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Sunday. Sotomayor, the first Latina appointed the nation’s highest court, addressed a capacity audience in Fairbanks. Sonia Sotomayor (Photo... Read more
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Alaska Public
Monday, Aug. 15, 2016speaks at UAF Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks United States Associate Supreme Cou
Monday, Aug. 15, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 7 days ago
speaks at UAF Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks United States Associate Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor spoke at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Sunday. Sotomayor, the first Latina appointed the nation’s highest court, addressed a capacity... Read more
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Juneau Empire
The race is on: Four in the running to fill two school board seatsan internship with U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski. He’s a sales associate at OfficeMa
The race is on: Four in the running to fill two school board seats
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
an internship with U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski. He’s a sales associate at OfficeMax and plans to enroll in classes at University of Alaska Southeast in the spring. He said he’s also been spending his time reaching out to community members,... Read more
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Alaska Public
Since 2008, number of UAS students using disability services quintupleIn 2008, the act was amended to expand the definition of disability. That fall,
Since 2008, number of UAS students using disability services quintuple
Alaska Public / Posted 8 days ago
In 2008, the act was amended to expand the definition of disability. That fall, 23 University of Alaska Southeast students were using disability services. By the spring semester of this year, there were 119. The upward trend is also true at the... Read more
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The Columbian
Working in Clark County: Laura Standridge, civil engineerand moved around a bit and ended up in Alaska, where I obtained my bachelor’s o
Working in Clark County: Laura Standridge, civil engineer
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
and moved around a bit and ended up in Alaska, where I obtained my bachelor’s of science in civil engineering from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. There is a wide variety of work that you can do with a civil engineering degree and my focus... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Army vet slain after returning to Chicago, where he hoped to battle gun violenceand joined the military soon after graduating, Juarez said. He served at a mili
Army vet slain after returning to Chicago, where he hoped to battle gun violence
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
and joined the military soon after graduating, Juarez said. He served at a military base in Anchorage while attending the University of Alaska at Anchorage. Garcia was an honors student who always performed near the top of his class, and never... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Slain Army veteran remembered for compassion, mentorship of youthand joined the military soon after graduating, Juarez said. He served at a mili
Slain Army veteran remembered for compassion, mentorship of youth
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
and joined the military soon after graduating, Juarez said. He served at a military base in Anchorage while attending the University of Alaska at Anchorage. Garcia was an honors student who always performed near the top of his class, and never... Read more
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Juneau Empire
This Day in Juneau History: Aug. 14, 1986On Aug. 14, 1986, the University of Alaska Board of Regents requested Gov. Bill
This Day in Juneau History: Aug. 14, 1986
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
On Aug. 14, 1986, the University of Alaska Board of Regents requested Gov. Bill Sheffield to reconsider the $6 million slash to the university’s budget to avoid future financial emergencies in the university’s system. If the request were to be... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Exploring the gray area between cultural appreciation and appropriation in Juneaubeen done involves taking “without regard to Native values or what Native peopl
Exploring the gray area between cultural appreciation and appropriation in Juneau
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
been done involves taking “without regard to Native values or what Native people think about it.” Tlingit writer and University of Alaska Southeast professor Ernestine Hayes agrees that cultural appropriation is about taking. “I think all of... Read more
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Juneau Empire
UAS offers special enrollment opportunitiesUniversity of Alaska Southeast has launched Finish College Alaska, a new progra
UAS offers special enrollment opportunities
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
University of Alaska Southeast has launched Finish College Alaska, a new program for Alaskans who have attended college but have not completed a degree. Advisors working with Finish College Alaska will contact prospective students across the state,... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Promotions of UAS facultlyThree professors at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau campus received p
Promotions of UAS facultly
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
Three professors at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau campus received promotions. Eve Dillingham was promoted to full professor of information systems in the School of Management prior to retiring from the UAS Juneau campus. Dillingham... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Students explore science, math on summer breakgirls are in their second week of the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Pro
Students explore science, math on summer break
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 9 days ago
girls are in their second week of the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program’s Acceleration Academy at the University of Alaska Anchorage, where they are participating in hands-on activities and taking classes for dual high school... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Third candidate announces bid for D1 Assembly seatJuneau from Medford, Oregon three years ago. In addition to selling insurance f
Third candidate announces bid for D1 Assembly seat
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
Juneau from Medford, Oregon three years ago. In addition to selling insurance for Mutual of Omaha, he is a student at the University of Alaska Southeast, where he plans to earn a bachelor’s degree in communication with a minor in theatre. Quayle... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Fast internet bypasses Unalaskacompany and oil companies. Conoco Phillips was represented in the tour group, a
Fast internet bypasses Unalaska
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 10 days ago
company and oil companies. Conoco Phillips was represented in the tour group, along with Verizon, and the University of Alaska. The project, Pierce said, is destined for a television audience, with a videographer from the History... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska Science Forum: Flood control project keeps Fairbanks drythe control works at Moose Creek Dam, go to youtube.com/watch?v=4J8mNqj2zXE&fea
Alaska Science Forum: Flood control project keeps Fairbanks dry
Juneau Empire / Posted 11 days ago
the control works at Moose Creek Dam, go to youtube.com/watch?v=4J8mNqj2zXE&feature=youtu.be. • Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Weekend preview: Prep pigskin kickoff, Nifty Fifty SaturdayEmpire online under the sports tab. A live video stream of the game will be av
Weekend preview: Prep pigskin kickoff, Nifty Fifty Saturday
Juneau Empire / Posted 11 days ago
Empire online under the sports tab. A live video stream of the game will be available at juneauempire.com sponsored by the University of Alaska Southeast. Look for game highlights on the Empire Facebook page and post game coverage on the Empire... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Blues defenseman nets new goal: graduating collegeColton Parayko was working toward another goal: graduating college. Friday, Pa
Blues defenseman nets new goal: graduating college
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 11 days ago
Colton Parayko was working toward another goal: graduating college. Friday, Parayko will officially graduate from the University of Alaska-Fairbanks with a bachelor's degree in business administration. The St. Albert, Canada native studied at... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Shauna Thornton makes run for public officeback into state politics — the younger voters. She has been a member on the Co
Shauna Thornton makes run for public office
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 11 days ago
back into state politics — the younger voters. She has been a member on the Coalition of Student Leaders for the University of Alaska from 2012-14, and was a student advocate for the University of Alaska from 2009-14. “It should be... Read more
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Alaska Public
Wildlife biologist describes circumstances of Haines bear attackwas by himself and without a bear deterrent when he ran into what appeared to b
Wildlife biologist describes circumstances of Haines bear attack
Alaska Public / Posted 11 days ago
was by himself and without a bear deterrent when he ran into what appeared to be a sow and cub. On April 18, Wagner, a University of Alaska Southeast professor, was with nine students and two teaching assistants, descending Mount Emmerich. The... Read more
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Alaska Public
Dem Senate race: boyish prof vs. corruption hunterof Prince William Sound. He also founded a chain of rural newspapers. Now, he t
Dem Senate race: boyish prof vs. corruption hunter
Alaska Public / Posted 11 days ago
of Prince William Sound. He also founded a chain of rural newspapers. Now, he teaches journalism and public policy at the University of Alaska. “What I found out is it’s incredibly difficult to raise money to go in against an incumbent,” he said.... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Scientists discover black carbon on Mendenhall Glacier. Could it play a role in glacial melt?Researchers from the University of Alaska Southeast discovered a chemical on th
Scientists discover black carbon on Mendenhall Glacier. Could it play a role in glacial melt?
Juneau Empire / Posted 11 days ago
Researchers from the University of Alaska Southeast discovered a chemical on the Mendenhall Glacier which is thought to accelerate glacial melt: black carbon. In samples taken from the glacier in mid-April and July, UAS professors Sonia Nagorski,... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Now Free of HAARP, US Air Force Still Wants to Tinker with the Ionospheretinkering, having just last year transferred the High Frequency Active Auroral
Now Free of HAARP, US Air Force Still Wants to Tinker with the Ionosphere
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 12 days ago
tinkering, having just last year transferred the High Frequency Active Auroral Research Project (HAARP) facility to the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF), which hopes to restart it next year. HAARP’s super-power RF in the high-frequency... Read more
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Alaska Public
In Bethel House race, candidates question Democratic credamendments from Democrats to restore funding to programs that could benefit his
In Bethel House race, candidates question Democratic cred
Alaska Public / Posted 13 days ago
amendments from Democrats to restore funding to programs that could benefit his district. Fansler is a math teacher at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, an attorney and a former race manager for the Kuskokwim300 sled dog race. He’s currently a... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaperthe Bartlett Cove Campground at 5 p.m. for an informal celebration. Participant
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
the Bartlett Cove Campground at 5 p.m. for an informal celebration. Participants in the event will include Drs. Brian Buma (University of Alaska Southeast) and Glenn Juday (University of Alaska Fairbanks), ecologists who have continued Cooper’s... Read more
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Juneau Empire
UAS welcomes prospects to "Enrollment Day" event FridayThe University of Alaska Southeast is hosting its inaugural “Enrollment Day” fr
UAS welcomes prospects to "Enrollment Day" event Friday
Juneau Empire / Posted 14 days ago
The University of Alaska Southeast is hosting its inaugural “Enrollment Day” from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Auke Lake Campus. Students are invited to a “one-stop-shop” to complete enrollment for the fall semester, the university stated in an... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
A scientist, a Native voice, and a former public radio chief compete for Alaska's Democratic chance at the U.S. HouseAlaska doesn’t have the luxury of pretending it’s not true and believes in more
A scientist, a Native voice, and a former public radio chief compete for Alaska's Democratic chance at the U.S. House
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 14 days ago
Alaska doesn’t have the luxury of pretending it’s not true and believes in more investment in research, including at the University of Alaska. He says balancing the federal budget is an important issue, and that Alaskans are “pretty clear about... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
KPC makes deep cutsbudget next year will decrease by nearly 17 percent from the 2016 budget as a c
KPC makes deep cuts
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 14 days ago
budget next year will decrease by nearly 17 percent from the 2016 budget as a consequence of broad state cuts to the University of Alaska system. All college programs will remain intact but not unscathed. Students, employees and the public... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Employers begin programs to develop industry 'cross-skills'other marine-related companies are also working on industry-wide skills-trainin
Employers begin programs to develop industry 'cross-skills'
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 14 days ago
other marine-related companies are also working on industry-wide skills-training initiatives and in 2014, working with the University of Alaska, published a Maritime Workforce Development Plan, a requirement for industry-specific training to be... Read more
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