February 2024 Archive

Celebrating students, community and educational equity at TRIO Day

TRIO student applauds during the 2024 TRIO Day celebration in the UAA Student Union.

UAA joined hundreds of colleges and universities across the country to celebrate TRIO Day on Friday, Feb. 23. The annual event recognizes students, staff, educators and community supporters across all TRIO programs, a federal initiative that launched 60 years ago to support educational opportunities for first-generation, low-income students.

Organization/Department Display Opportunity with Enrollment Services

Enrollment Services would like to offer UAA organizations (departments, services, colleges, etc.) the opportunity to use our display windows to advertise their organization for the 2024-2025 school year.

Science on Tap

Join us for a fun night of sipping and schooling as Turnagain Brewing co-owner and biologist Dr. Ted Rosenzweig walks us through the brewery and talks us through the science of brewing! Admission is free and drinks will be available for purchase (21+). Bring your own snacks!

UAA: February 2024 in Photos

Student Taytum Robinson learns to make Inupiaq-style snow goggles from visiting artist Leon Kinneeveauk during June Pardue's Alaska Native Arts class in UAA's Fine Arts Building. (Photo by James Evans / University of Alaska Anchorage)

Take a look at highlights from across UAA for the past month in our Febraury 2024 slideshow.

Ignite impact: Join the 49 Hours for Alaska Giving Day at UAA!

UAA student holding a sign with the words "Support UAA on Giving Day"

As the University of Alaska Anchorage gears up for its exhilarating Giving Day, the call to action reverberates louder than ever. From noon on March 26 to 1 p.m. on March 28, join us for 49 incredible hours of philanthropy during the "49 Hours for Alaska" campaign.

Empowering students, inspiring innovation: Helena Wisniewski appointed UAA's first Marion Porter Chair

Helena Wisniewski asks competitors questions as UAA's College of Business and Public Policy hosts the 2023 Perfect Pitch Business Plan Competition Finale in Rasmuson Hall.

As UAA's inaugural Marion Porter Chair, Dr. Helena Wisniewski's mission is clear: to enhance artificial intelligence and business analytics within the College of Business and Public Policy and across Alaska, fostering faculty and student success while addressing community needs through research, innovation, curriculum development and interdisciplinary collaborations.

Celebrate Women's History Month at the VSG

Join us at the Varsity Grill for March's Monthly Mixer celebrating Women's History Month! Enjoy the standard $6 menu but keep your eyes peeled for a secret menu item as well as a complimentary mocktail.

Cuddy Hall Closed for Event, March 6-7

Cuddy Hall will be closed to the public on Wednesday, March 6 and Thursday, March 7 for Culinary Arts' annual Celebrity Chef Invitational fundraiser.

Seawolf Marketplace Launches New Menu on March 4

Starting Monday, March 4, we're launching a new menu offering Seawolves even more options at our latest campus location! At Seawolf Marketplace, we're committed to bringing you the freshest ingredients and most flavorful options, and our new menu is no exception.

Helping Family Believe in Your Graduate School Journey

This session features ways to help those in your life support your educational goals while realizing there is something they may gain, as well.

February Archive