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August 2020 Archive

UAA’s chief diversity officer talks about how equity creates better institutions

UAA Chief Diversity Officer Jennifer Booz

Meet Jennifer Booz, UAA’s news chief diversity officer and steward of its Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan.

IT Services Notifications

UAA IT Services (ITS) is working to improve our communication of pending upgrades, planned and unplanned outages. We have a new tool to keep you up-to-date on services and any disruptions that may occur. You can view the status of all our services by going to:

House for sale

2,710 Sq. Ft. Home with a Solarium on a 9,495 Sq. Ft. Corner Lot; Three bedrooms (could be four) and three full baths.

Aug. 19: Virtual Faculty Promotion and Tenure Celebration

UAA Faculty Senate wishes to congratulate those faculty receiving promotion and tenure this past academic year with a digital celebration. The Zoom celebration will be Wednesday, Aug. 19, 3–3:30 p.m. All faculty and campus members are welcome to attend and recognize the achievements of our faculty.

Senior Vice Provost Renee Carter-Chapman retires from UAA

Senior Vice Provost Renee Carter-Chapman retired from UAA following more than four decades of service. Her ability to listen and gather talented, dedicated individuals together to reach consensus on how to solve problems and support efforts to achieve goals has served UAA and its home communities well.

Banner 8 unavailable starting Sept. 1

Beginning Sept. 1, 2020, users can no longer use Banner 8. All functional areas, including HR, Finance, Student and Financial Aid, have had access to the upgraded platform since October 2018.

College During COVID: How is UAA collecting information about the presence of COVID-19 on campus?

UAA has a plan for reporting and tracking COVID-19 cases on campus. In brief, if you have been in UAA facilities within 48 hours of a COVID-positive test, displaying COVID symptoms or are part of an investigation being conducted by public health personnel, please call 907-205-6941 and email the Environmental Health & Safety Department to start the process. Case management will be supported by environmental health as well as public health contact tracers.

Filing Cabinet For Sale

3 letter size filing cabinets, putty color, excellent condition, $50 each or willing to make a discount for all three.

UAA Surplus now has items to view and select online!

UAA General Support Services and the Surplus team has implemented a new online method for departments to view inventory and claim items. We are very pleased to be able to offer a new system to UAA departments that will make viewing and selection of items for re-use on campus a better experience!

Alaska INBRE Multi-Year Developmental Research Pilot Project Proposals Request

The Alaska IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (AK INBRE 4), supported by a grant from the National Institutes of Health, is soliciting applications for its Multi-Year Developmental Research Pilot Project. These grants are awarded each year for developmental research projects in the biomedical and health sciences to partner institutions in Alaska to improve competitiveness for winning ongoing, independent support for research and graduate student training programs.

August Archive