January 2024 Archive

Hot and Cold Takes on Stalking

January is Stalking Awareness and Prevention Month! Join the Health Promotion Team, UAA and Anchorage community organizations for a hot chocolate and ice cream bar in the Student Union Cafeteria.

Learning Commons Moved to the 1st Floor of the Consortium Library!

The Learning Commons has moved to its newly renovated space on the 1st Floor of the Consortium Library! With Sally Monserud Hall soon to be renovated for Nursing simulation labs, the services of the Learning Commons were given a new home in the library.

National College Health Assessment Info Session

In February, selected UAA students will have the opportunity to take the National College Health Assessment (NCHA). This survey will offer invaluable insight on UAA students on a range of topics including substance use, mental health, sexual health and sleep.

Join the Campus Community Emergency Response Team

The Campus-Community Emergency Response Team (C-CERT) Program educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.

Volunteers Needed! Emergency Management Exercise

UAA Emergency Management is looking for volunteers among the staff and faculty who are interested in taking part in an upcoming emergency management exercise. On March 8, 2024, from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., UAA Emergency Management and community partners will simulate a large earthquake event to test existing procedures.

Fall/winter 2023 edition of Alumni Spirit magazine now available

UAA Alumni Spirit magazine cover

Themed around reaffirmation, the latest issue of UAA’s premier publication profiles alumni who have reaffirmed their connections to their communities, including the president of Enstar Natural Gas, the winner of the Alaska Artistic License Plate Competition, and UAA's latest recipient of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant.

Matthew Redlinger MS Biological Sciences Thesis Defense

Matthew Redlinger (MS candidate in biological sciences) will defend his thesis on Friday, Jan. 26 at 2 p.m. in CPSB 120 and on Zoom.

Hiring Alumni Relations and Community Engagement Manager

The Alumni Relations and Community Engagement Manager position is now posted in UA Careers. First review will be around Jan. 24.

Join Alaska 529 in our Flat Dash contest!

Looking for a fun way to keep your little ones active and engaged this winter? We have a great activity to help keep them motivated and moving! Flat Dash! Here’s how it works:

Jumpstart Your Pre-Med Journey with AMSA on Jan. 24, 2024

Join us for the inaugural meeting of the American Medical Student Association - UAA Pre-Medical Chapter on Jan. 24, 2024! Connect with our officers and fellow pre-meds while enjoying complimentary refreshments and food.

January Archive