Submit a video for the 90s LipSync Battle!

This year, staff and faculty are invited to participate in UAA's Homecoming Week by submitting lip sync videos on behalf of their departments for the opportunity to win big! As always, departments can win the coveted Homecoming Trophy for the year as well as bragging rights. Additionally, this year individual staff and faculty can win as well, including spring semester passes to the Seawolf Sport Center and great recreational gear to keep them fit and healthy!

Looking for musicians

Looking for musicians interested in joining an alternative band. We want to experiment with sound and attempt to create something new with a diverse range of musical directions. At present were looking for: a percussionist; pianist; singers, hopefully two one alto and one mezzo. And someone to add electronica as well.

Exquisite Queen Bedroom Set For Sale — Price Reduced!

I am selling a full bedroom set, Aspenhome Napa Collection in Ash Burl and Cherry Wood, for $4,250/OBO. The set consists of a Queen Sleigh Bed (platform, not box spring), two night stands (with night light underneath), entertainment chest, and 6-drawer Gentleman's Cabinet w/side storage. The exotic burl designs, highlighted carvings and twisted moldings create a unique, yet powerful style for your home. The organic grapevine details on bed posts, carved clusters and corbels and elegant ash burl and cherry wood veneers provide old world elegance with modern day function.

TODAY: Trekking the Climate Crisis: From Knowledge to Action

Join climate scientist and lifelong Alaskan Zach Brown, Ph.D., for a journey into the climate crisis and how we can tackle it. Zach will describe his work in the polar latitudes studying how warming and sea ice loss affect the Arctic and Antarctic ecosystems.

RFP: Fall 2020 Community Engaged Student Assistants (CESA) — submissions due by 5 p.m. TODAY

CCEL is happy to announce the Fall 2020 Community Engaged Student Assistants (CESA) request for proposals. Submissions due Friday, Sept. 25 by 5 p.m.

TODAY: Thesis Defense for M.S. Candidate in Biological Sciences

Please join Jake Bozzini's public thesis defense via Zoom. Title: "The Effects of Rotenone on Cold-Water Microorganisms"

Oct. 1: Ask me Anything with Chancellor, Cabinet and Community Campuses

Staff, faculty and students at UAA community campuses are invited to join Chancellor Sandeen and the Chancellor's Cabinet for an informal chat on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2–3 p.m. Hear an update on the university and get answers to any questions you have. Please send questions in advance to

Student Commencement Speaker and Leadership Honors applications available

Applications are now available for Fall 2020 Commencement or Graduate Hooding Ceremony speaker and Leadership Honors. All applicants must be graduating in Fall 2020 and the deadline to apply is Friday, Oct. 9 at 11:59 p.m.

Seawolf Student Leader, Seawolf Community Service and Mabil Duir Leadership Scholarship applications available

Applications are now available for Seawolf Student Leader, Seawolf Community Service, and Mabil Duir Leadership Scholarship. Recipients receive a tuition credit for the following semester. Applications are due Friday, Oct. 9 by 11:59 p.m.

UAA to remain mostly remote for spring 2021 semester

UAA's spring 2021 semester will continue with most classes being offered via distance learning.

Chancellor Sandeen announced today the decision for UAA to stay in our current, mostly remote, operating mode for the spring 2021 semester. This decision applies to all UAA campuses and programs. Given infection patterns and the likelihood we will not see much improvement between now and the start of spring semester classes, we will continue to use mostly alternate course delivery with limited face-to-face courses.