June 2014 Archive

Student Spotlight: Cody Gibson

I AM UAA: Cody Gibson

Cody Gibson has a big job ahead of him—mapping the ocean floor. It'll take boats, airplanes, helicopters, lasers, a lot more hands on deck and probably decades. That's some job security for a geomatics scholar.

Alabama Shakes - Sept. 13, 2014

The UAA Concert Board with support from Alaska Airlines is proud to announce the Alaskan debut of the Alabama Shakes. Coming to the Alaska Airlines Center on Sept. 13 at 7:30 p.m., as part of the weeklong Grand Opening celebration of UAA's new arena. General admission tickets go on sale July 15; student tickets go on sale Aug. 20.

Saving money, reducing waste: a new kind of drinking fountain


Since the first install six months ago, new water fountains and bottle-filling stations across campus have saved more than 57,000 plastic bottles from landfills. Read more about the new fountains and the amazing plumber working to install them.

A UAA marriage steeped in a love of cars

Shawn and Heather Heusser

Sometimes you meet two people who just seem to belong together. That would be true for Shawn and Heather Heusser, members of the UAA community who came together over a mutual love of cars, some of which actually run.

Is Alaska ready to reform schools that don't work well for students?


Professor Diane Hirshberg has spent her academic career trying to understand what works in schools, what doesn't, and why. "We know something very different has to be done." Read more about proposed reforms.

June 26, 2014: Administrative Services Division Office Closures

Read for the complete list of Administrative Services Division office closures for today's semi-annual division meeting.

2014 College of Engineering Career Fair

Don't miss the Fall 2014 College of Engineering Career Fair! More than 30 of Alaska's leading industry partners will be in attendance, and they are looking to fill all types of job and internship positions.

Web time sheets for current pay period must be submitted by noon this Friday


June 26, 2014: General Support Services closing early


Nonstop Iceland, June 24


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