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University of Alaska Anchorage News
May 14, 2019You might say that UAA College of Engineering facilities manager Kim Riggs is hardcore. She recently completed the Iditarod Trail Invitational (ITI) 1,000-mile bike race. But the petite, athletic Riggs feels like she’s one of many, among a growing movement of outdoor adventurists, who enjoy the challenge of a human vs. wild event.Read Article
May 14, 2019
For as long as Reid Brewer can remember, the ocean has captivated him.
University of Alaska Fairbanks News
May 16, 2019
Fifty years ago, a ship long as the Empire State Building sailed toward obstacles that captains usually avoid.
May 16, 2019
Wade Albright said his job was like “drinking water out of a fire hose” at one point. He was working as a technician at the Alaska Satellite Facility, part of the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute, and was challenged every day.
May 13, 2019Sometimes being a scientist requires a bit of detective work. Andy Seitz, a researcher at the University of Alaska Fairbanks College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, needed his detective hat when an alarming number of his fish tags started popping up to the surface of the ocean early.Read More
University of Alaska Southeast News
April 24, 2019The University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) uses the occasion of Student Commencement each year to recognize individuals in our community who’ve offered outstanding service.Read More
April 18, 2019
The University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) will celebrate student achievement and success at commencement activities on its three campuses in Sitka, Ketchikan, and Juneau.
April 10, 2019The University of Alaska Southeast has received a grant to create a Tlingit language radio program and a multimedia Word of the Week Program.Read More