Seawolf Weekly – May 25, 2022
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UAA receives $4M grant to bolster health care workforce

UAA’s College of Health received a $4 million federal grant to support Alaska’s health care workforce by expanding key programs and making facility improvements. The announcement, made at the UAA Health Sciences Building by Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development Alejandra Castillo, comes as Alaska sees an unprecedented health care workforce shortage.

 

Summer returns to UAA with music and food trucks

UAA welcomed students, alumni, faculty and staff to campus for the first event in the Concerts in the Quad summer series. Featuring live music from Jared Woods and food from Yeti Dogs and Papaya Tree food trucks, the event brought together about 150 Seawolves for summer fun.

 

Nursing alumni take on Alaska's health care needs

COVID-19 illuminated the critical role nurses play in our communities and the importance of having a local, accessible nursing education program in the state. Since early 2020, UAA’s School of Nursing has graduated more than 500 nurses into Alaska’s health care system.

 
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Celebrate our UAA APIDA Community
Monday, May. 23, 12 AM-11:59 PM |

Campus Closed: Memorial Day
Monday, May. 30, 12 AM-11:59 PM |

Health Equity Grand Rounds ECHO
Thursday, Jun. 9, 6 PM-7:30 PM | Online

UAA Celebrates Pride: Sunshine & Sandwiches Walk
Wednesday, Jun. 15, 5:30 PM-7 PM | UAA - Student Union Plaza - Lower Area

Concerts in the Quad
Tuesday, Jun. 28, 11:30 AM-1 PM | UAA - Lucy Cuddy Hall - Quad

 
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