February 2016 Archive
March 1, 2016: Overcome your fear of public speaking and learn how to deliver effective presentations
Bridging Al and Ann Parrishes' two worlds
Al and Ann Parrish have devoted the better part of 40 years to UAA and its students. The Providence Drive pedestrian span bridges their two worlds, and now UAA has named that bridge in their honor.
What to know about Senshido
YWCA and UAA are partnering to provide free Senshido courses to students, faculty and staff this semester. Here's what to expect in the on-campus self-defense course, which blends physical and psychological strategies that flip the predator-prey relationship.
Educator builds a career off-road and online
Alex Russin, M.Ed. '05, earned his degree entirely online while teaching in the tiny town of Nunam Iqua. His career off the road system has brought him to increasingly larger villages and increasingly larger roles as a superintendent in Alaska's education system.
How LIGO detected the gravitational wave, proving Einstein was right!
Let a UAA physicist walk you through how science detected a miniscule wave of energy set off when two black holes collided more than a billion years ago.