January 2015 Archive

Spring 2015: Veterans Yoga to be held every Monday in the Wells Fargo Sports Complex this semester

 

Professor Landry Signé appointed to evaluate applications for 2015–16 Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program

 

2015 College of Engineering Career Fair

 

Academic Innovations & eLearning's latest newsletter now available

 

January 2015: 'Exploding Universe' premiere and other great shows at the UAA Planetarium

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A celebration of life for UAA professor Walter Olivares

 

UAA adds first student inventor to Patent Wall of Fame

Alex West

UAA Honors College student Alex West was thinking like a bear-aware Alaskan when she developed her undergraduate research. Her hydro-powered, floating fish grinder was awarded a U.S. patent with help from UAA's Office of Research.

Two-time Olympian starts senior ski season

Anna Berecz

Students miss class for thousands of reasons, but few excuses are as memorable as Anna Berecz's. The ski team senior took off mid-semester last year to compete in the Winter Olympics for Team Hungary. Her professors, thankfully, were among her many supporters.

Postcards Home: Meet the UAA crew headed to Juneau as legislative interns

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Five UAA students will spend spring semester working as legislative aides for Senators or Representatives in Juneau. They attend a seminar at UAS and commit to working 35 hours a week for 14 weeks, watching the legislative process in action.

UAA-community partnership: Learning to program Android apps

Kirk Scott

How Innovate funding for computer science engineering helped professor Kirk Scott teach programming fundamentals to students in Southcentral schools and Thailand.