January 2015 Archive
Professor Landry Signé appointed to evaluate applications for 2015–16 Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program
UAA adds first student inventor to Patent Wall of Fame
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
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
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.