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  • Fireweed in a field

    Clery Act Annual Security Reports are available

    October 07, 2022

    The Campus Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act of 1990 (known as the "Clery Act" ) and the Campus Fire Safety Right-to-Know Act require that colleges and universities provide timely warnings of crimes that represent a threat to the campus community, to publish an annual security report and an annual fire safety report, distribute the reports to all students and employees, and inform prospective students and employees about the reports.
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  • UAA Finance lab

    Did You Know that First National Bank Alaska and UA Have a Shared Vision for Empowering Alaska?

    October 07, 2022

    The First National Bank Alaska Finance Lab is scheduled to open in fall 2023. The lab, housed at UAA, will support business education and collaborative learning opportunities for students attending all three of Alaska's public universities.
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  • Pat Pitney Twitter profile

    UA President Pat Pitney is now on Twitter.

    September 16, 2022

    To help spread news about the great people, programs and happenings throughout the university system, President Pitney has started a Twitter account. Follow her at @UAlaskaPres.
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  • Chancellors and governance at Juneau BOR meeting

    UA Board of Regents set FY24 budget priorities, recognize outstanding staff

    September 16, 2022

    During its two-day meeting in Juneau, the University of Alaska Board of Regents addressed Alaska's critical needs for a qualified workforce, the success of the dual enrollment programs across the system, and investments in the university to improve the student experience, faculty capacity, research and innovation to empower Alaska's future.
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  • Libby Roderick

    Libby Roderick receives 2022 Bullock Prize in recognition of service to the UA system

    September 16, 2022

    The University of Alaska Foundation Board of Directors has awarded the 2022 Edith R. Bullock Prize for Excellence to Libby Roderick. Roderick, who has been a UAA staff member since 2006, is the director of the Difficult Dialogues Initiative and associate director of the Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence.
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  • UAS, UAF and UAA mascots on graphic advertising UA Giving Day

    UA Giving Day set for February 2023

    September 16, 2022

    Mark February 22 and 23 on your calendar for UA Giving Day! Last year, 1,686 community members like you contributed $1,064,496 to support students and programs across all three universities in 49 hours for Alaska.
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  • Title IX

    University Notice of Title IX Rights and Resources

    September 16, 2022

    The University of Alaska is committed to providing a safe and respectful educational environment free from discrimination on the basis of sex, as required by Title IX. This extends to admissions and employment to provide a safe and healthy in-person and virtual/online educational and work environment in which educational programs, internships, practicums, employment, research activities, conference and meeting participation, study abroad programs and other off-campus academic or research related activities are free of sexual or gender-based discrimination.
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  • Dual enrollment high school students taking college courses

    Did you know, dual enrollment programs are attracting and retaining more Alaska students into the University of Alaska system?

    September 16, 2022

    These opportunities improve student outcomes in high school and college, and they save Alaska families thousands of dollars in education costs.
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  • Geese taking flight

    UA Progressing in Compliance Operations Support

    September 02, 2022

    Chief Audit Executive Nikki Pittman created a new Senior Institutional Compliance Liaison position within Audit and Consulting Services, which Mary Gower has accepted. She will support compliance within the university's operations in an increasingly complex higher education regulation environment.
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  • UAS Chancellor Karen Carey

    University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor search underway

    September 02, 2022

    Earlier this year, University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor Karen Carey announced that she would be retiring at the end of the academic year, June 30. A nine-member search committee has been appointed to recruit the next UAS chancellor.
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