University of Alaska president search underway

March 5, 20150

The University of Alaska system is seeking a new president, following current president Pat Gamble’s resignation announcement Dec. 15. The…

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Highly Anticipated ‘Prioritization’ report released, Music Program faces uncertainty.

February 11, 20150

The University of Alaska Anchorage released its latest program prioritization report Feb. 3. UAA Chancellor Tom Case and his cabinet…

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Search for provost coming to a close

February 2, 20150

The search committee for UAA’s new provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs is coming to a close. In Dec.…

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UA system faces budget cuts from Governor

February 2, 20150

On January 22, Governor Bill Walker unveiled new operating and capital budgets to the public and submitted them to the…

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UAA Chancellor Case appoints interim provost

November 11, 20140

UAA Chancellor Tom Case has appointed Samuel Gingerich to serve as interim provost for UAA until a fulltime provost is…

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Prioritization plods forward

January 21, 20140

First, take the over 300 programs and 200 or so functions that constitute UAA and have staff and faculty describe…

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USUAA hosts 5th annual Legislative Luncheon

November 26, 20130

USUAA and Alaska state legislators persevered through a handsome ice storm to sit down for lunch Friday afternoon in the…

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Student debaters discuss smoke-free UAA campus

November 12, 20131

As part of Engage Week, UAA’s Smoke-Free Task Force, Seawolf Debate, the Journalism and Public Communications Department, and the Department…

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Prioritization: a review under review

November 5, 20130

Faculty and administration are working to iron out the kinks in the juggernaut that is prioritization. Many details of the…

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The CAS hub

October 22, 20131

The bustle slowed to a murmur this past May as UAA students broke away from class loads and many faculty…

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Smoke-free initiative increases momentum

October 22, 20132

There is no safe exposure amount to smoke. This is the message UAA’s Smoke-Free Task Force hopes to communicate. The…

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Committee attempts to bring outdoor recreation back to UAA

October 22, 20133

In spring 2012 the Northern Light mourned the loss after seven years of the UAA Housing & Recreation Activities program…

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How the government shutdown affects UAA

October 11, 20131

Congress failed to reach an agreement last week on a budget to fund the government for the next year, which…

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Board of Regents discuss UA changes

October 1, 20131

“It’s about leadership and collaboration. We must focus on the students and listen to the students, even when they burst…

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