June 2016 Archive

Scholar-Athlete: Sean Alexander finishes career as 3x academic All-American

MSU Invite January 2016. MSU photo by Kelly Gorham

With magna cum laude honors on his diploma, a giant slalom regional title and All-America honors in men's skiing, Sean Alexander is a great example of a UAA Scholar-Athlete.

Nominate for 2016 Alumni of Distinction awards


Special meeting of the Board of Regents - June 27, 2016


All UAA 2016–17 season tickets now on sale


UAA unveils 2016-17 Men's Basketball schedule


UAA grads help make ASD "the country's best school district for refugees"

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Earlier this month, Slate.com named the Anchorage School District “the country's best school district for refugees” in a front page feature story. Meet a few of the UAA grads and faculty who play a part in educating ASD's 10,000 English language learners.

'You basically hold hands for an hour every two weeks'

UAA alumna Amie Sovitski owns Rose Hip Nail Studio in Midtown Anchorage.

Most people are thrilled to find one career passion. Amie Sovitski has been lucky enough to find her bliss in three: construction, business and doing nails.

Cow hearts, faux feces engage mini med schoolers


What do jelly beans, plaster of Paris and cow hearts have in common? They all helped kids learn the basics of anatomy and physiology at Mat-Su College’s recent week-long “Mini Med School” summer camp.

Ted Eschenbach honored with national award for excellence in engineering education


Questions about renting in Alaska? Find answers in new Justice Center video series