January 2014 Archive

Alumni Spotlight: J.R. Zufelt

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This 'audio wizard' helps storytellers voice their true tales at Arctic Entries performances in Anchorage during his free time from managing operations for Alaska Integrated Media. Meet UAA alumnus J.R. Zufelt.

Bears take over the planetarium

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Thought the planetarium was just for stargazers? Nope. On Jan. 17, the UAA Planetarium and Visualization Theater will premiere its first full-dome feature film about the brown bears at McNeil River State Game Sanctuary. Read more about River of Bears.

Students connect with alumni to reach $1 million milestone

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This year, the Student Phonathon Program marked two important milestones: They celebrated their 10th anniversary and reached the $1 million fundraising milestone. Meet team member Alix Oyler.

Staff Spotlight: Libby Roderick

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Meet Libby Roderick, associate director of CAFE. Find out how this lifelong Alaskan and activist is sowing the seeds for a better tomorrow.

Jan. 23-Feb. 12, 2014: Claybody Ceramics Invitational

 

UMED District Plan Update open house - Jan. 16, 2014

Please join us as we finalize the UMED District Plan vision elements and formulate implementation items for the UMED District Plan Update. We will present the final draft of the vision and goals, as well as take ideas for implementation items.

Notice: Early morning power outages on West Campus, Jan. 7 and 9

 

Jan. 7-9, 2014: Prepare for classes with Spring Tech Bootcamp from Academic Innovations and eLearning

Prepare for spring courses with three days of course design and tools training from UAA Academic Innovations & eLearning (formerly the Faculty Technology Center). All sessions will be held in UAA/APU Consortium Library, Room 214, as well as online via Blackboard Collaborate Web Conference.

Student Showcase 2014

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