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Boston Globe
Fluto Shinzawa: Breaking down the big upside of Bruins prospect Brandon Carlohulking Parayko, who played for the AJHL’s Fort McMurray Oil Barons during his
Fluto Shinzawa: Breaking down the big upside of Bruins prospect Brandon Carlo
Boston Globe / Posted 12 hours ago
hulking Parayko, who played for the AJHL’s Fort McMurray Oil Barons during his draft year. Three seasons of maturing at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks were enough for Parayko to become a full-time NHLer this season. The 6-6, 226-pound Parayko... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
8 killed in 1982 Investor murders remembered in exhibitthe case was," she said, so she made the Investor the subject of her research f
8 killed in 1982 Investor murders remembered in exhibit
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
the case was," she said, so she made the Investor the subject of her research for a master's degree in anthropology at the University of Alaska in Fairbanks. She later worked for the state of Alaska but now spends most of her time researching and... Read more
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Alaska Public
Urban Native Lifecorporate, tribal, traditional and modern. Dr. Dalee Sambo Dorough, an Associa
Urban Native Life
Alaska Public / Posted yesterday
corporate, tribal, traditional and modern. Dr. Dalee Sambo Dorough, an Associate Professor of Political Science at University of Alaska Anchorage, responsible for the sub-field of International Relations Dr. Dorough Call 550-8433... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Carpeting the Denali Fault with earthquake sensorsgreatest earthquake producers, the Denali Fault. Allam, assisted during this s
Carpeting the Denali Fault with earthquake sensors
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
greatest earthquake producers, the Denali Fault. Allam, assisted during this season of bear emergence by shotgun-toting University of Alaska Fairbanks student Nick Lock, will install dozens more seismometers in a dense grid straddling the fault.... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Journalist's participation in freeing Fairbanks Four serves as inspirationthe state never claimed any error in the way the case was tried. For Fairbanks
Journalist's participation in freeing Fairbanks Four serves as inspiration
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
the state never claimed any error in the way the case was tried. For Fairbanks journalist and journalism professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Brian O'Donoghue, the day the men were released from prison was filled with mixed emotions.... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska Science Forum: Calling frogs signal change of the seasonMark Spangler hears the chuckles of the animal he is studying. Male wood frogs
Alaska Science Forum: Calling frogs signal change of the season
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
Mark Spangler hears the chuckles of the animal he is studying. Male wood frogs in a one-acre pond on the campus of the University of Alaska Fairbanks are singing a song of spring. The mating calls of several frogs ring off the eardrum. It’s a... Read more
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Juneau Empire
UAS commencement ceremonies in Juneau, Ketchikan, Sitka this weekendUniversity of Alaska Southeast is honoring 670 graduates from the Juneau, Ketch
UAS commencement ceremonies in Juneau, Ketchikan, Sitka this weekend
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
University of Alaska Southeast is honoring 670 graduates from the Juneau, Ketchikan and Sitka campuses this weekend. They’ll receive 755 associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees along with occupational endorsements, certificates and professional... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Cuts after cuts: Facing a $75 million budget gap, UA president discusses planit. Fortunately, the marooned vehicle and its driver are only metaphorical. Un
Cuts after cuts: Facing a $75 million budget gap, UA president discusses plan
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
it. Fortunately, the marooned vehicle and its driver are only metaphorical. Unfortunately, the metaphor is one that University of Alaska President Jim Johnson used to describe the position in which he found the university when he took over... Read more
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Alaska Public
State’s largest school district, 48K students to be led by an Alaskan–but which?for the Mat-Su school district, earning advanced degrees along the way. One of
State’s largest school district, 48K students to be led by an Alaskan–but which?
Alaska Public / Posted 2 days ago
for the Mat-Su school district, earning advanced degrees along the way. One of her daughters is an undergrad at University of Alaska Anchorage, the other a high school senior in Wasilla. “I’m quite familiar with many of your high... Read more
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Alaska Public
Former Alaska Senator Gravel to speak at UAAin 2008. Former Alaska Senator Mike Gravel (Photo courtesy of Jim Palmer) Gra
Former Alaska Senator Gravel to speak at UAA
Alaska Public / Posted 2 days ago
in 2008. Former Alaska Senator Mike Gravel (Photo courtesy of Jim Palmer) Gravel will be speaking tonight at the University of Alaska Anchorage about Alaska’s place in the world and what he sees as a failure of representative government.... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Before move on budget, Legislature moves itselfbank cut lawmakers a sweetheart deal ─ 50 percent of market value ─ for a month
Before move on budget, Legislature moves itself
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
bank cut lawmakers a sweetheart deal ─ 50 percent of market value ─ for a month-to-month lease. Previously owned by the University of Alaska Southeast, the center previously housed state offices displaced by construction on Douglas Island.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hunting wolves near Denali, Yellowstone cuts wolf sightings in halfwildlife biologist who completed this research while earning her doctorate from
Hunting wolves near Denali, Yellowstone cuts wolf sightings in half
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
wildlife biologist who completed this research while earning her doctorate from the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. The researchers looked at the dynamics between hunting and viewing wolves at these two... Read more
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Juneau Empire
UA president to speak at lunch lectureUniversity of Alaska president Jim Johnsen will be the featured speaker at this
UA president to speak at lunch lecture
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
University of Alaska president Jim Johnsen will be the featured speaker at this week’s Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon. Johnsen is scheduled to discuss the university’s “Strategic Pathways” program which intends to consolidate various UA... Read more
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Alaska Public
Biologists project lower harvests of pink salmon this seasonsaid Joyce. “So, it does have ecological impacts in terms of the systems, too.”
Biologists project lower harvests of pink salmon this season
Alaska Public / Posted 3 days ago
said Joyce. “So, it does have ecological impacts in terms of the systems, too.” Joyce says they’re collaborating with the University of Alaska of Southeast which is using their 35-year data sets in their research to determine how climate change is... Read more
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Alaska Public
New bill would replace misdemeanor charges for underage drinking with fineafter coming back from the university. They essentially had a life-long record.
New bill would replace misdemeanor charges for underage drinking with fine
Alaska Public / Posted 3 days ago
after coming back from the university. They essentially had a life-long record.” According to The Justice Center — at the University of Alaska Anchorage — the majority of those charged are convicted. Under the new bill, instead of a misdemeanor... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperRussian language education from Western Washington University, a bachelor of ar
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Russian language education from Western Washington University, a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education from the University of Alaska Southeast, and a master of arts degree in administration and curriculum from Gonzaga University in... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspapernatural beauty some of the peace that we found in that afternoon’s music.• Born
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
natural beauty some of the peace that we found in that afternoon’s music.• Born and raised in Palmer, Alaska, Tierra Colberg is completing her junior year as an elementary-education major at the University of Alaska Southeast. Share... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Anchorage School District gets close to choosing new superintendentParamo, current superintendent of the Mat-Su Borough School District, and Dr. S
Anchorage School District gets close to choosing new superintendent
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 3 days ago
Paramo, current superintendent of the Mat-Su Borough School District, and Dr. Steve Atwater, current interim dean at the University of Alaska Fairbanks' School of Education and former superintendent of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School... Read more
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Vail Daily
‘Then and Now’ uses repeat photography to tell the story of climate change in Alaska$5 suggested donation, and the exhibit is open to all ages. Created by Ken Tap
‘Then and Now’ uses repeat photography to tell the story of climate change in Alaska
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
$5 suggested donation, and the exhibit is open to all ages. Created by Ken Tape, of the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, “Then & Now” is a visually striking exhibit that uses the process of repeat photography —... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improvesAlaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improves
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
Alaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition at Providence Alaska Medical Center. The University of Alaska Southeast also says in a Tuesday release that the 35-year-old Wagner has been moved from intensive care... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
UAS professor recovering from bear mauling released from intensive careAlaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition
UAS professor recovering from bear mauling released from intensive care
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 4 days ago
Alaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition at Providence Alaska Medical Center. The University of Alaska Southeast also says in a Tuesday release that the 35-year-old Wagner has been moved from intensive care... Read more
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Juneau Empire
How UAS handles sexual assault complaints on campus is changing“The Hunting Ground,” a film about sexual assault on college campuses, is a rea
How UAS handles sexual assault complaints on campus is changing
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
“The Hunting Ground,” a film about sexual assault on college campuses, is a really troubling to view, said University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor Rick Caulfield, “but it’s a really important film to look at and understand.” Caulfield introduced... Read more
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Salon.com
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improvesAlaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improves
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
Alaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition at Providence Alaska Medical Center. The University of Alaska Southeast also says in a Tuesday release that the 35-year-old Wagner has been moved from intensive care... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improvesAlaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improves
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
Alaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition at Providence Alaska Medical Center. The University of Alaska Southeast also says in a Tuesday release that the 35-year-old Wagner has been moved from intensive care... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improvesAlaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improves
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
Alaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition at Providence Alaska Medical Center. The University of Alaska Southeast also says in a Tuesday release that the 35-year-old Wagner has been moved from intensive care... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improvesAlaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improves
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
Alaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition at Providence Alaska Medical Center. The University of Alaska Southeast also says in a Tuesday release that the 35-year-old Wagner has been moved from intensive care... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improvesAlaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition
Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improves
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
Alaska continues to improve. Forest Wagner has been upgraded to fair condition at Providence Alaska Medical Center. The University of Alaska Southeast also says in a Tuesday release that the 35-year-old Wagner has been moved from intensive care... Read more
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TSN
Fabbri, Parayko help Blues defeat playoff demonswas a 17-year-old rookie on the Guelph Storm. Parayko was just beginning to tur
Fabbri, Parayko help Blues defeat playoff demons
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
was a 17-year-old rookie on the Guelph Storm. Parayko was just beginning to turn heads as a late-blooming freshman at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks. Parayko had already been drafted by the Blues, but was far from a sure bet as a third-round... Read more
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TSN
Rookies Fabbri, Parayko help Blues defeat playoff demonswas a 17-year-old rookie on the Guelph Storm. Parayko was just beginning to tur
Rookies Fabbri, Parayko help Blues defeat playoff demons
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
was a 17-year-old rookie on the Guelph Storm. Parayko was just beginning to turn heads as a late-blooming freshman at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks. Parayko had already been drafted by the Blues, but was far from a sure bet as a third-round... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Consumer confidence falls as Alaska strugglesplanning for Armageddon or another $1,000 a year in taxes?” Mouhcine Guettabi,
Consumer confidence falls as Alaska struggles
Juneau Empire / Posted 5 days ago
planning for Armageddon or another $1,000 a year in taxes?” Mouhcine Guettabi, assistant professor of economics at the University of Alaska Anchorage’s Institute for Social and Economic Research, said the survey doesn’t mean spending will... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Lawmakers likely to stay in Juneau as session continuesLegislative Affairs Agency, which handles session logistics. Lawmakers toured
Lawmakers likely to stay in Juneau as session continues
Juneau Empire / Posted 5 days ago
Legislative Affairs Agency, which handles session logistics. Lawmakers toured the Bill Ray Center, formerly owned by the University of Alaska Southeast and now owned by First National Bank Alaska, on Monday afternoon. Luke Fanning, regional vice... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
A week into overtime session, Legislature still has a lengthy to-do listthrough the capital budget. That leaves uncertainty for state agencies grapplin
A week into overtime session, Legislature still has a lengthy to-do list
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 5 days ago
through the capital budget. That leaves uncertainty for state agencies grappling with the reductions, maybe most of all the University of Alaska, which would see a $50 million reduction under the latest plan. Tax proposals. The governor's overall... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Consumer confidence falls as Alaska economy strugglesplanning for Armageddon or another $1,000 a year in taxes?” Mouhcine Guettabi,
Consumer confidence falls as Alaska economy struggles
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 5 days ago
planning for Armageddon or another $1,000 a year in taxes?” Mouhcine Guettabi, assistant professor of economics at the University of Alaska Anchorage’s Institute for Social and Economic Research, said the survey doesn’t mean spending will... Read more
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Alaska Public
Zombie crabs: Barnacle infects king crab populationshe’s dedicated to raising the offspring of his attacker. How does this happen?
Zombie crabs: Barnacle infects king crab populations
Alaska Public / Posted 5 days ago
he’s dedicated to raising the offspring of his attacker. How does this happen? Leah Sloan is a Ph.D. student at the University of Alaska School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences. Her doctoral research project is zombie king crabs. Well,... Read more
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Alaska Public
Seward Highway crash leaves two dead near Girdwoodthat appear on alaskapublic.org. Prior to graduating from the Journalism and P
Seward Highway crash leaves two dead near Girdwood
Alaska Public / Posted 6 days ago
that appear on alaskapublic.org. Prior to graduating from the Journalism and Public Communications Department at the University of Alaska Anchorage in December 2010, Josh worked at The Northern Light student newspaper where he and his staff... Read more
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Alaska Public
UAF Title IX violations due to systemic failuresUniversity of Alaska Fairbanks (Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson) An in
UAF Title IX violations due to systemic failures
Alaska Public / Posted 6 days ago
University of Alaska Fairbanks (Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson) An independent report on the University of Alaska Fairbanks failed handling of sexual assault cases was released Friday. The review done by Anchorage attorney Jeff Feldman... Read more
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Alaska Public
Wasilla pilot avoids injury after plane loses powerthat appear on alaskapublic.org. Prior to graduating from the Journalism and P
Wasilla pilot avoids injury after plane loses power
Alaska Public / Posted 6 days ago
that appear on alaskapublic.org. Prior to graduating from the Journalism and Public Communications Department at the University of Alaska Anchorage in December 2010, Josh worked at The Northern Light student newspaper where he and his staff... Read more
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Denver Post
What I saw crossing Alaska on the rough and tumble Dalton Highwayheight was pumping 2 million barrels of oil a day. In the months before this t
What I saw crossing Alaska on the rough and tumble Dalton Highway
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
height was pumping 2 million barrels of oil a day. In the months before this trip, I had been teaching journalism at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks and had heard stories of an industrial highway that wound through the top third of the state.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ties to Alaska's wild plants: Ethnobotany film series connects plants with traditional usesfrom the National Science Foundation to Betcher and principle investigator Stef
Ties to Alaska's wild plants: Ethnobotany film series connects plants with traditional uses
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
from the National Science Foundation to Betcher and principle investigator Steffi Ickert-Bond, the Herbarium curator at the University of Alaska Museum of the North. The videos have been published online in a variety of locations and are accessible... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Camcopter S-100 Demos Capability During Canadian Icebreaking Operationsfrom the Canadian Coast Guard, the Royal Canadian Navy, Transport Canada, the C
Camcopter S-100 Demos Capability During Canadian Icebreaking Operations
The Aero-News Network / Posted 6 days ago
from the Canadian Coast Guard, the Royal Canadian Navy, Transport Canada, the Canadian National Research Council and the University of Alaska in partnership with the Memorial University of Newfoundland. During trials at the end of March 2016,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Why You Probably Shouldn't Say 'Eskimo'Canadian Arctic were not Christian. But now there's a new theory. According to
Why You Probably Shouldn't Say 'Eskimo'
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
Canadian Arctic were not Christian. But now there's a new theory. According to the Alaska Native Language Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, linguists believe the word Eskimo actually came from the French word esquimaux, meaning one... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Equipment failure shuts down UA Fairbanks power plantFAIRBANKS — An equipment failure at the University of Alaska Fairbanks power pl
Equipment failure shuts down UA Fairbanks power plant
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
FAIRBANKS — An equipment failure at the University of Alaska Fairbanks power plant shut off heat and hot water for 90 minutes Thursday morning at the university’s flagship campus. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported a boiler tube failed, sending... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Failures led to mishandling sex assault casesANCHORAGE — Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff
Failures led to mishandling sex assault cases
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
ANCHORAGE — Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff, contributed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks mishandling multiple sexual assault cases on campus, according to an independent audit released Friday. The... Read more
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Alaska Public
UAF Title IX violations due to systemic failuressystemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishan
UAF Title IX violations due to systemic failures
Alaska Public / Posted 8 days ago
systemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishandling of five sexual abuse cases at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Those are the findings of an independent audit released Friday by the university detailing... Read more
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Alaska Public
Friday, Apr. 22, 2016systemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishan
Friday, Apr. 22, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 8 days ago
systemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishandling of five sexual abuse cases at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Point Thomson gas development begins production on North Slope Lori Townsend, APRN –... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Systemic failures led to UAF's mishandling of sex assault cases, audit findssystemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishan
Systemic failures led to UAF's mishandling of sex assault cases, audit finds
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 8 days ago
systemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishandling of five sexual abuse cases at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Those are the findings of an independent audit released Friday by the university detailing... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Anchorage School Board names two finalists in search for next ASD superintendent“These were by far the strongest candidates in meeting those goals.” Atwater i
Anchorage School Board names two finalists in search for next ASD superintendent
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 8 days ago
“These were by far the strongest candidates in meeting those goals.” Atwater is currently the interim dean of the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Education. He’s a lifelong educator, and former superintendent of the Kenai... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Audit: Failures led to UAF mishandling sex assault casesANCHORAGE — Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff
Audit: Failures led to UAF mishandling sex assault cases
Juneau Empire / Posted 8 days ago
ANCHORAGE — Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff, contributed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks mishandling multiple sexual assault cases on campus, according to an independent audit released Friday. The... Read more
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Alaska Public
Ketchikan airport’s new boiler to fire up soontown for a quick visit from Prince of Wales Island specifically to see the airp
Ketchikan airport’s new boiler to fire up soon
Alaska Public / Posted 8 days ago
town for a quick visit from Prince of Wales Island specifically to see the airport’s new biomass boiler. “I work for the University of Alaska Cooperative Extension service, and chair the Alaska Wood Energy Development Task Group,” Petersen... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Checking in on tri-area hockey alumniAtkinson In 2015-16, the 23-year-old defenceman and Spruce Grove native, finis
Checking in on tri-area hockey alumni
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
Atkinson In 2015-16, the 23-year-old defenceman and Spruce Grove native, finished a four year NCAA career with the University of Alaska-Fairbanks (48 points in 144 games) and got a taste of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) during a late... Read more
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