January 2014 Archive

2014 Beard and 'Stache Competition


'Google It: Advancing Technology on the Last Frontier' with Senator Mark Begich, Feb. 3


Sustainability Club meets every Tuesday through April 26


ANSEP program featured in 'U.S. News and World Report'

U.S. News and World Report recently ran a short feature on the ANSEP program, headquartered at UAA. The article highlights the program's successful efforts to better prepare students for careers in STEM fields through a consistent instruction from middle school through college.

Nurturing a network of doctors


Community physicians are a critical part of the University of Washington School of Medicine's WWAMI program. Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska recently donated $100,000 to help attract doctors to give vital clinical experience for Alaska WWAMI medical students.

Staff Spotlight: Bryce Johnson

I Am UAA - Bryce Johnson

Meet Bryce Johnson, who works in human resource services at UAA and is one of the first people new hires meet after they arrive. Bryce provides guidance for new faculty, staff and students who need help navigating the campus and its many diverse programs.

Faculty Spotlight: Jeane T'áaw xíwaa Breinig

I Am UAA - Jeane Breinig

As a young woman, Jeane T'áaw xíwaa Breinig didn't have time for a college degree, much less a doctorate, but she cautiously waded into academia and found a terrific reason to stay.

Sochi-bound Seawolf skier


Seawolf Anna Berecz is headed to the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, to represent her native Hungary. A psychology major, Anna is in her third season with the UAA alpine team. Congratulations, Anna!

Spring 2014 - Young to middle-aged adults urged to get flu vaccine


Support Task Force Prioritization Training, Jan. 22 and 24

The Support Task Force will hold a series of trainings to help authors and approvers utilize the Prioritization website.

January Archive