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Culinary Boot Camp: It's all about technique and stamina, July 31

UAA Kids' College summer coding camp lures eager kids, July 24

BSU president: ‘I try to broadcast the black perspective', July 17

Aviation exchange send Seawolves to Germany, July 10

Peril beneath the pristine, June 30

Occupational Safety & Health program to join Community & Technical College, June 24

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

Caribbean Olympian?, May 28

UAA Army ROTC defeats Air Force ROTC to win Commander's Cup, May 19

Bilingual mentor aids international students, May 4

A semester under the Tuscan sun, April 23

Community & Technical College transitions Dietetics and Nutrition programs to College of Health, April 20

Don Rearden's "The Raven's Gift" selected for Anchorage Reads, Feb. 17

February is CTE Month: Celebrating career and technical education, Feb. 4

Advanced bakers meet ‘Chopped’-style challenge, emerge victorious, Jan. 31


AMCS helps high school students accelerate into college, Dec. 18

Gymnast soars in piloting program, Dec. 10

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

Feeling at home under the hood, Nov. 17

KTUU covers UAA aviation in its Tech Beat, Nov. 13

Aviation road trip, Nov. 1

UAA and Providence Medical Center bring leading dietitians to Anchorage, Oct. 24

Creating real-world-relevant education, Oct. 15

UAA Air Force ROTC Detachment 001 named best in the Northwest, Oct. 10

UAA Aviation Technology Division expands flight-training fleet, Oct. 2

Celebrity Chef Invitational raises nearly $44,000 for student scholarships, Sept. 22

A UAA marriage steeped in a love of cars, Sept. 10

Internationally renowned cancer researcher addresses Alaska Middle College School students, Aug. 29

New café opens at Chugiak-Eagle River Campus, Aug. 20

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

Northrim donates $5,000 to Chugiak-Eagle River Campus, Aug. 1

UAA student medals in National SkillsUSA competition, July 31

UAA alumnus named Tribal Member of the Year, July 21

Alumni Spotlight: Tony Barton, July 11

UAA students' first ever participation in quiz bowl sets high bar, June 27

UAA aviation students seek to influence future of commercial piloting, June 9

Beyond the lecture-solving problems in the real world, April 4

University construction management programs build dreams, lifelong careers, March 21

UAA students make cut for selective Air Force career fields, March 14

UAA alumnus member of Air Force Global Strike Command, March 7

CTC field assistant racing in this year's Iditarod, Feb. 28

Opening day at Lucy's, UAA's campus lab, Feb. 24

Governor Parnell encourage Alaskans to explore career and technical education opportunities, Feb. 21

CTC hosts Advisory Board of Chairs, Feb. 19

Staff Spotlight: William Johnson Jr., Feb. 10

I AM UAA Faculty Spotlight, Karen Schmitt, CTC Dean, Jan. 29


Air Force ROTC cadets visit JBER, Dec. 20

CTC associate dean receives career and technical education leadership award, Dec. 12

Faculty Spotlight: JT Torres, Dec. 9

UAA Professor Don Rearden's novel lauded with end-of-the-year accolades from The Washington Post, Dec. 5

CTC Staff Profile: Emily DaLuz, Nov. 20

Alumni Spotlight: Capt. Amy Blanco, Nov. 14

Aviation maintenance student completes second co-op tour with NASA, Nov. 8

Army ROTC dedicates new training site to unit's founders, Oct. 29

Chugiak-Eagle River Campus hosts fall speaker series, Oct. 17

UAA's retail management certificate garners support of local retail industry, Oct. 14

UAA establishes new exchange program for aviation students, Oct. 8

UAA aviation students gain a leg up in the marketplace, Oct. 1

Princess and Holland America donate $1 million to UA programs, facilities, Sept. 24

Nobel laureate visits Alaska Middle College School, Sept. 20

Student Spotlight: Michelle Taylor, Sept. 6

Alumni Spotlight: Jonathan Hornak, Sept. 4

Rave review from The Washington Post for CTC faculty member, Aug. 29

Architects, students refine emergency shelter design, Aug. 22

CTC launches new Advising Center, Aug. 14