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    All Access Dec. 5 'Disabilities in Disasters and the Resolute Resistors'

    November 18, 2023

    Sept. 2023 through April 2024, Disability Services (DS) offices across the state will be offering free monthly virtual training sessions covering a variety of essential DS topics.

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    Moody's Upgrades University of Alaska's Credit Ratings

    November 17, 2023

    Citing fiscal certainty and growing revenue, Moody's Investor Service (Moody's) today upgraded the University of Alaska (UA) System's credit ratings, and moved the rating outlook up to "stable." The changes reflect Moody's growing confidence in UA's financial stability, capacity, and overall creditworthiness.

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    Fraud Awareness Week November 12-18

    November 17, 2023

    In recognition of International Fraud Awareness Week (November 12-18), the System Office of Audit and Compliance Services is pleased to announce an upcoming training titled Fraud Prevention and Detection.

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The University of Alaska is a land-, sea- and space-grant system of higher education established in 1917.

The UA system's three universities (UAA, UAF and UAS) are separately accredited institutions with campuses and extended learning centers across the state of Alaska.