October 2016 Archive

UAA cancer researcher: ‘I’m trying to encourage students more’

Holly Martinson

UAA's Holly Martinson is using a $50,000 award from Debbie’s Dream Foundation and the American Association for Cancer Research to discover biomarkers for early detection and treatment of gastric cancer in Alaska Native populations.

Nov. 3, 2016: What can our education system do to serve the needs of Alaska Native students?


Oct. 21, 2016: 'Fractals Rock!' and 'Undiscovered Worlds' at UAA Planetarium


Oct. 24, 2016: Attend an information session on applying to Ph.D. programs


Nov. 4, 2016: Volunteers wanted for Preview Day


Oct. 27, 2016: Lean Six Sigma Training


Great Alaska Shakeout 2016


Adam Paulick appointed interim CIO for UAA


Oct. 17–21, 2016: National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week (NCAAW)


Shining light into the darkness of domestic violence


Domestic violence was once considered private—people who heard the cries and saw the bruises usually chose to mind their own business, not get involved. Now, faculty, staff and students at UAA are reaching out and stepping in, educating people about how to see and effectively respond to the warning signs of domestic violence.

October Archive