On the west side of campus in Beatrice McDonald Hall is the University of Alaska Anchorage Herbarium, a brightly-lit room with tables stacked high with plant presses and beige metal cabinets filled with nearly 20,000 plant specimens from across Alaska, the Yukon and the Pacific Northwest.
Jan. 29, 2020: Retirement celebration for Marsha Oberlender
Please join us for a retirement celebration for Marsha Oberlender, Finance Director for the College of Health, on Wednesday, Jan. 29, from 3 to 5 p.m. in Professional Studies Building, Room 110.
Climate change events at UAA, Jan. 31–Feb. 28, 2020
Climate change is the key issue of our era. Addressing climate change is an “all hands on deck!” situation. Join the Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence, College of Business and Public Policy and UAA/APU Books of the Year for a series of climate change events on campus this spring.
Technology Fellows 2020 application open
The Technology Fellows Program is a longstanding learning community that fosters student success through sound course design and integration of technology to enhance both teaching and learning. Applications for this year's cohort are due by Feb. 17, 2020.
Two bedroom rental available ASAP
2 Bedroom, Washer/Dryer in Unit. $1180 monthly rent. Utilities separate (gas, power, waste). $1200 Security Deposit. Lease from February 2020 - September 2020. No pets allowed on the property.
USPS increases pricing for some services
The USPS has announced price increases for services, including Priority Mail, flat rate mailings, package services, Media Mail, and international letters and packages, effective Jan. 26, 2020.
Novel coronavirus guidance
Guidance for protecting yourself from the novel coronavirus is available at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. UAA has a comprehensive policy for handling influenza outbreaks, and our leadership is in regular contact with state and local health departments for updates.
Off to the races in Germany with Nordic skier and health sciences sophomore
JC Schoonmaker rang in the new year and the new decade by qualifying for not one, but two races in Germany: a World Cup race in Dresden and the World Junior Championships in Oberwiesenthal.
Now hiring: Director, Kodiak College
Joining Kodiak College at this pivotal time for the college and the university, the incoming Director will have the opportunity to inspire and lead a campus that is integral to the Kodiak community, offering educational programs and resources that reflect and support the unique character and needs of the of people within the town of Kodiak, the region, and the state.