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University of Alaska Anchorage News
June 23, 2020The UAA Student Support Fund was established 20 years ago to help students experiencing a financial emergency due to unexpected events, such as loss of housing, an unanticipated medical bill or paying utilities.Read Article
June 22, 2020Thanks to a generous donation from Northrim Bank, UAA’s College of Business and Public Policy (CBPP) was able to distribute iPads to students at Anchorage’s Clark Middle School who graduated from the Tom Case Leadership Fellows Junior program.Read Article
June 18, 2020The UAA Diversity Action Council awards the Student Diversity Award Scholarship, up to $1,000, every year to students who contribute to enhancing diversity at UAA.Read Article
University of Alaska Fairbanks News
June 23, 2020The University of Alaska Museum of the North will reopen to visitors on July 8, following a temporary closure due to COVID-19 restrictions.Read Article
June 18, 2020ust after 3 a.m., over this city built near the confluence of two rivers, the sun rose with the color of an orange Creamsicle.Read Article
June 12, 2020High summer is here in middle Alaska. North of Fairbanks, in bright sunshine, alder flycatchers are perched in spruce tops, just arriving from Bolivia and Peru.Read Article
University of Alaska Southeast News
June 18, 2020The UA Board of Regents met June 4-5 to discuss the budget challenges of the University of Alaska system.Read Article
June 2, 2020Northrim Bank has once again contributed to the University of Alaska Southeast programs, giving $63.5K to the Business and Public Policy Program, administered through the Juneau campus, and an additional $5K each to the Ketchikan and Sitka Campuses.Read Aticle
May 15, 2020The Alaska College of Education received confirmation of its accreditation by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).Read Article