News

These headlines showcase the amazing stories taking place in the Transportation & Power Division. The stories have appeared in CTC Insider, the news blog of the UAA Community & Technical College, Green & Gold News, the news blog of the University of Alaska Anchorage, as well as other local or industry news sources.

Amazing Stories

 2017

A 2016 Z06 Corvette is the latest (and sleekest) addition to UAA’s fleet of GM donations, April 18

Automotive program ranked among top 20, March 21

Green and Gold: Sculptural Art Class, January 17

Meet the beasts: one of these retired Freightliner cabs has an incredible 1.2 million miles on the odometer, January 13

2016

Workforce Wednesday: Auto Tech Careers, April 20

UAA and Continental launch new automotive technology apprenticeship program, January 25

2015

Peril beneath the pristine, June 30 

UAA Transportation & Power director receives Distinguished Service Award, June 2

2014

Colorado fifth grader plans to become a Seawolf one day, Nov. 21

Feeling at home under the hood, Nov. 17

New oil and gas grant pays student tuition and fees, Aug. 14

UAA student medals in National SkillsUSA competition, July 31

A UAA marriage steeped in a love of cars, June 25

UAA faculty named career and technical education instructor of the year, May  16

Four UAA gold medalists emerge from Alaska SkillsUSA competition, May 14

UAA student lands internship with Kinross, May 9

2013

Transportation & Power Division hosts SkillsUSA contest, April 24

2012

Jeff Libby shares industry experience with UAA automotive students, Dec. 12

UAA automotive students help local motorists get vehicles winter ready, Dec. 6

Darrin Marshall awarded technical instructor of the year, Oct. 31

GM brings latest in automotive technology to UAA, Oct. 25

Student excellence in action at the 2012 SkillsUSA contest, April 13

Transportation & Power receives new equipment, Jan. 20