Engage with this issue:

Recent legislative action

Relevant research

State and National resources on Education &
Transition to Young Adulthood

Read more on how this affects Alaska

What makes Anchorage great for youth?


Events & Activities



Civic Engagement in Action

Academic Courses

Rachel Wintz, UAA student engaging in social issues on Domestic Violence   
Teaching and Learning Together
  • Students, take a service-learning course.
  • Faculty, create a service-learning component for an existing course or develop new curriculum.
  • Community partners, engage UAA students in internships and volunteer opportunities by contacting us.


Professor Van Dommelen engaging students on the issues of environmental sustainability

   Deepening Levels of Engagement

  • Get inspired by the stories of past or current projects.
  • Participate in our Community Partner Speed Dating event held in fall and spring each year.
  • Send us your stories, including photos and video clips of UAA community partnerships and projects.
  • Contact us with your ideas for a new project.

Community-Based Research

Community Partners can make a difference by building learning opportunities with UAA.       Building Community Knowledge