Mark Trahant will return to the University of Alaska Anchorage as the Atwood Chair of Journalism, a prestigious position that invites nationally known journalists to teach courses and reach out to the Alaska public.
July 2014 Archive
2014 Japanese Summer Festival
The annual Japanese Summer Festival is a cultural celebration. Enjoy live music, taiko drumming, Japanese cuisine, athletic events, martial arts exhibitions, cultural demonstrations, carnival games, contests and prizes, plus a karaoke contest.
UAA Della Keats summer program preps teens for health care careers
Erik Sheldon's mother died four years ago, sending his life into chaos. He found help, graduated as his high school's valedictorian and, thanks to UAA's Della Keats Health Sciences Summer Program, is working toward a new goal: becoming a surgeon.
Q&A with Jo-Ann Mapson
Faculty author Jo-Ann Mapson has just published her 12th novel. Get a sneak peek at the book and learn what inspires her to include exceptional canine companions in her work.
An art-inspired homecoming
Two artists with UAA ties—one a photography alumna and one a former ceramics professor—traveled back to Anchorage for the first time in 19 years to see their ceramic tile landscape installed in the Natural Sciences Building.