Public Affairs

2017

Our current releases are listed here in order of release date.

11/10/17 UA Board of Regents approves FY19 budget requests with emphasis on strategic investments, approves tuition increases
11/6/17 UA Board of Regents to consider FY19 university budget, proposed tuition changes
11/1/17 Ted Stevens Foundation pledges $157,000 to University of Alaska legislative internships; program to be renamed in honor of Senator Ted Stevens
10/31/17 University of Alaska launches online job search and career development program
10/06/17 University of Alaska launches climate survey to measure sexual violence on campuses; October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
9/26/17 UA Foundation seeks proposals for Harold T. Caven Professorship
9/26/17 UA Foundation seeks nominations for 2018 Edith R. Bullock Prize for Excellence
9/22/17 Title IX statement from UA President Jim Johnsen
9/15/17 UA Board of Regents address UA goals including plans for increasing UA enrollment, discuss student tuition and receive an update on Strategic Pathways
9/8/17 UA Board of Regents to hear updates on Strategic Pathways, single college of education and system organization at its September meeting
9/7/17 UA President Jim Johnsen responds to DeVos announcement on Title IX
8/10/17 UA Board of Regents finalizes university's FY18 capital budget for facility maintenance projects
7/31/17 Bartlett and Knapp selected as 2017 Edith R. Bullock Prize for Excellence recipients
6/27/17 University of Alaska Board of Regents approves FY18 university operating budget; despite cuts, focus is on strategic investments
6/22/17 Regents hear FY18 budget plan; approve budget contingency option
6/2/17 Board of Regents discusses FY18 budget and enrollment strategies, hears from experts on state higher education systems
5/26/17 Board of Regents to discuss university budget, Strategic Pathways and enrollment at its June meeting in Fairbanks
5/25/17 UA President Jim Johnsen announces Daniel White as new UAF chancellor
5/19/17 Seven Alaskans awarded first-ever Teach for Alaska Presidential Scholarship
5/12/17 Regents to hear update on UAA and UAF chancellor searches
4/14/17 Regents prepare for potential budget cuts, pass resolution in support of the Alaska Performance Scholarship and Alaska Education Grant
4/12/17 Johnsen announces retirement of UAA Chancellor Tom Case
4/6/17 Regents to hold special meeting to discuss potential budget cuts
4/3/17 UA President calls new cuts to budget devastating: Senate cuts $22 million from university budget, phases out Alaska Performance Scholarship and cancels U-Med access road project
3/3/17 Board of Regents address the potential impact of budget cuts facing the University of Alaska
2/28/17 Board of Regents to meet in Anchorage March 2-3
2/20/17 University of Alaska president, chancellors to discuss UA Title IX agreement
2/10/17 University President Jim Johnsen to give State of the University address
2/1/17 University of Alaska unveils new public awareness campaign
1/20/17 University leadership hears options in Phase II of the Strategic Pathways process

 

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