Alaska's Urban University

The University of Alaska Anchorage is the state's largest post-secondary institution. Located in the heart of Alaska's largest city, the campus is nestled in the middle of a greenbelt, surrounded by lakes, ponds and wildlife, and is connected to a city-wide trail system perfect for students' active lifestyles.

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Alaska's Urban University
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    The first few things Brandon Grimshaw launched as a kid definitely wouldn’t have met NASA’s rigorous standards for their annual Student Launch Initiative competition. But you can’t say those early aerosol can “launches” at Boy Scout camp didn’t spark excitement for a future career as an engineer. Now he’s surrounded by a hive of finely tuned engineering minds—mechanical, electrical and computer science—who are helping to design and build a reusable