October 2017 Archive

Kodiak College honored with Cornerstone Award from Kodiak Chamber of Commerce


Pay for parking citations with food donations Nov. 6–17, 2017


The Peanut Butter & Jelly Drive, which runs Nov. 6-17, provides the UAA community an opportunity to pay for parking citations with a food donation.

UAA and Alaska Department of Corrections to hold December 2017 workshops

Registration is now open for December 2017 workshops hosted by the UAA Center for Behavioral Health and Alaska Department of Corrections.

Fall 2017: Do you know your numbers?


Nursing student runs toward her academic goals

Scholar-athlete-Caroline Kurgat

Friday afternoon, she was on campus finishing a lab exam. Saturday morning, she was in Washington winning her second straight conference title. Medical Laboratory Science senior Caroline Kurgat is a cross country star, but you know what's more impressive? She only started running to earn her nursing degree.

Nov. 9, 2017: Free screening and discussion of 'I Am Not Your Negro'


Mundus Canis, a guitar and percussion concert, set for Nov. 2, 2017


UAA faculty member Armin Abdihodzic and UAA percussion student Eric Bleicher present a program of acclaimed guitar and percussion masterworks Nov. 2, 2017.

Board of Regents public gathering in Anchorage set for Nov. 9, 2017

The University of Alaska Board of Regents invites you to its public gathering in Anchorage on Nov. 9, 2017 from 5 to 6 p.m. in room 106 of the Gorsuch Commons.

UA Smoke and Tobacco-Free Policy Undergraduate Student Scholarship accepting proposals through Nov. 3, 2017

UAA offers a tuition waiver scholarship for students to engage in research or creative activity related to the smoke and tobacco-free policy. Apply by Nov. 3 for Spring 2018 awards.

UA Board of Regents hosts public testimony call-in session Oct. 30, 2017


The public is invited to call in to share their thoughts on university issues with the Board of Regents during its quarterly public testimony period. The two-hour call-in session is in advance of the full board meeting, which will be held Nov. 9–10 in Anchorage. To participate, call 1-866-726-0757 between 4 and 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 30.

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