August 2020 Archive

Title IX and COVID-19 trainings available this week

Beginning Sept. 1, students, staff and faculty will have access to two trainings, the annual Title IX training and a special COVID-19 training designed for the university community.

New COVID-19 protocols website for students living on campus

Do you work with or advise a student living on-campus? Please help us in our efforts to continue educating residents about important information they need to know and comply with around COVID-19. On-Campus Living has created a comprehensive website to assist residents in understanding COVID-19 protocol.

Aug. 31, 2020: Board of Regents public testimony session (new call-in number)

New number for Board of Regents public testimony: 1-866-831-8713

On Monday, Aug. 31, 2020, from 4-6 p.m., Alaskans can offer feedback to the UA Board of Regents on topics of concern or provide input on any issue facing the University of Alaska. Public testimony provides for direct public input in advance of board’s committee meetings Sept. 3-4 and the full board meeting Sept. 10-11.

UAA Fall 2020 semester COVID-19 update

With the start of the fall semester upon us, the UAA Incident Management Team (IMT) wishes to reiterate the processes and procedures in place to safeguard the well-being of our community from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. As you are likely aware, we have implemented a number of measures and support resources to help prevent the transmission of the virus and comply with guidance, recommendations and mandates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and our state and local governments.

Weeks of Welcome schedule includes virtual game shows and love poem competition

2020 Weeks of Welcome

Celebrate the start of fall semester with a variety of free events, including Disney Bingo, Playlist Bingo, UAA Love Poem Competition and Family Feud.

Compass Workshops schedule for September 2020

Join New Student Orientation for their weekly Compass Workshop Series focusing on first year student transition. The September series are also co-sponsored with First Year Student Advising and Success and Career Services.

Job opening: Complex Behavior Specialist

The UAA Center for Human Development is seeking a full-time Complex Behavior Specialist ABA/ Mental Health Provider 2 to work across multiple settings and client populations as a Consultant for the Effective Behavior Interventions Clinic. This position requires the ability to teach and guide others through the process of a functional behavioral assessments and the design and implementation of individualized behavior intervention plans as well as facilitate and lead multidisciplinary teams.

Career Services During COVID-19

Welcome back, Seawolves!

Career Services is excited to connect with students virtually this fall! Our doors are closed, as part of our commitment to keeping the UAA community healthy, but we are available to support you online! Keep reading to learn how to connect with Career Services during COVID-19.

UAA students share why they mask up

UAA student Ryleigh Robinson Lovstrom wearing a Seawolf face mask

To help protect the health and safety of our community, use of a face mask or face shield is required on all UAA campuses. COVID-19 is tough, but Seawolves are stronger. Hear from UAA students as they discuss the importance of wearing a mask.

Open forums with Assistant Director of Student Recruitment finalists: Aug. 27, Aug. 28, Sept. 1

The search committee for the Assistant Director of Student Recruitment position in Enrollment Services is excited to announce finalists and invite you to attend open forums to learn more about them. The finalists will present on the topic of “How to effectively recruit within diverse or under-served populations” that will be followed by a question-and-answer session. The position description, candidate's cover letter and resume/CV will be available for review at the forums.