Alaska’s Largest University

The University of Alaska Anchorage is the state's largest post secondary institution. It is comprised of the Anchorage Campus located in the heart of Alaska's largest city, as well as Kenai Peninsula College, Matanuska Susitna College, Kodiak College and Prince William Sound College, all located in some of the most beautiful places in Alaska.

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Watchmen

Who reads the Watchmen?

For the small group of Honors College students gathered around the table in this semester's 'Watchmen' course, which covers Alan Moore's groundbreaking graphic novel, tonight's homework is the same as yesterday's: keep reading your comics.

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Lactation Pod

Offering an oasis for breast-feeding mothers, on UAA's campus

Mothers who choose to breast-feed their children now have a calm, private place to do so, here on the UAA campus. The university was awarded a grant by the Alaska Division of Public Health for Alaska's first Mamava lactation pod, located in the lower level of the Student Union.

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Candace Lewis

Academics meets psychedelics

Candace Lewis ’09 admits college wasn't always on her radar, but now this Truman and Fulbright scholar has a Ph.D. in neuroscience and recently came back to UAA to share her research on psychedelics and depression.

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Jacob Shercliffe

Q & A with Jacob Shercliffe, UAA's latest Truman Scholar

UAA's Jacob Shercliffe is an economics major, member of Seawolf Debate and a leader in Model U.N. Now he's added another accolade to his long list of achievements: Jacob has become UAA's latest Truman Scholar, one of 62 selected nationwide this year.

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42%

of UAA students attend full time

Matt Anholt

Ice cold justice: Captain Anholt leads sharp pack of Seawolves

UAA's top points producer, Matt Anholt captains a hockey squad stacked with WHCA All-Academic honorees. A justice major, Matt studies defending in the court while excelling offensively on the ice.

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Summer Engineering Academies

UAA Summer Engineering Academies expand offerings, openings, venues

Openings are still available in UAA's popular Summer Engineering Academies, a BP-sponsored program that seeks to engage youth in various facets of engineering. This year, academies will be held in Mat-Su as well as in Anchorage, and sessions cost $100 a week per child (fee waivers available), with lunch included!

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