October 2013 Archive
Alumni Spotlight: Dave Rand
When Dave Rand, co-founder and CEO of ATS Alaska, first came to Alaska from New England, he was ready for a bit of adventure. It was never supposed to be home. He hiked, paddled and fished his way into reworking his life plan, though. Read his story.
Alumni Spotlight: Dan Carpenter
KTUU Channel 2 News Multi-Media Journalist Dan Carpenter is redefining what it means to be a journalist. Read more about this JPC alum who first became fascinated with life behind the lens as a kid in Bethel.
$900 dividends? Wouldn’t you newcomers rather have $50?
October and November find qualifying Alaskans $900 richer this year, thanks to the Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend. Youngsters and those new to the state might not know that their equal stake in the state’s oil wealth was once hotly contested. Take a look back in time.
2013 UAA Homecoming
It's a great day to be a Seawolf, and even more so during Homecoming. This year's celebration, Oct. 10–18, includes lots of free food, entertainment and quidditch. Check out the schedule below and like UAA Homecoming on Facebook for the latest news and updates. Don't forget to wear Green and Gold throughout the week for a chance to win prizes!
Students, staff, faculty and community members invited to use new CCEL portal to find partners for community-centered collaboration