April 2018 Archive

April 6, 2018: Dr. Tia Brown McNair discusses equity and student success trends and issues


Congratulations, Class of 2018!

Congratulations, Spring Class of 2018! We look forward to seeing you at UAA's commencement ceremony on May 6, 2018. Here are a few important things to know.

Seawolf debaters advance to nationals following regionals sweep

Members of UAA’s Seawolf Debate Program dominated the 2018 U.S. University Western Regional Championships, hosted by Pacific Lutheran University March 24–26. UAA fielded the winning and runner-up teams, as well as the top individual speakers.

Dr. Holly Martinson to give seminar on Alaska Native cancer health disparities - April 6, 2018


University of Alaska to reduce tuition on selected career and technical education courses


UAA Alumna Erin Johnson presents 'Lessons Learned: Practicing Psychology in Rural Alaska' - April 19, 2018


Pre-Med Summit helps aspiring doctors set goals, plot a course toward success


Carolyn Knackstedt talks about what inspired her to pursue a career in medicine, and how attending her first Pre-Med Summit opened a new world of possibilities. This year's Summit takes place Saturday, April 7, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at UAA’s Rasmuson Hall.

A Q&A with USUAA: President and VP talk advocacy, budget and the Juneau fly-in


Last month, eight student-leaders headed to Juneau to advocate for their 16,000 classmates in Anchorage. Student Body President Alec Burris and Vice President Geser Bat-Erdene talk about the fly-in, their message to legislators, and the value of student advocacy.

Higher education: Teaching teachers with drones

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Drones can play a major role in education, but someone has to teach the teachers first. Thanks to a partnership with UAA, teachers can study drones and earn professional development credits toward their teaching license thanks to a tailored course from alumni-owned Advanced Aerial Education.

April 6, 2018: Blood drive on campus

Recruitment and Retention of Alaska Natives into Nursing is hosting a blood drive outside UAA's Rasmuson Hall on April 6, 2018. Please consider donating. Walk-ins and appointments welcome.

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