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  • Annual Statewide staff Thanksgiving Potluck

    November 27, 2019

    The Statewide Administrative Assembly hosted the annual Statewide staff Thanksgiving Potluck on Friday, Nov. 22 in Anchorage and Fairbanks.
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  • Now underway: Butrovich Orphaned Coffee Mug Drive

    November 27, 2019

    Mugs wanted! Here's how it works: check your kitchenettes at work (or your cupboards at home) for any coffee mugs that may be multiplying in hidden corners. If you find orphans that need to be rehomed, bring them to Lisa in Butrovich Suite 102, by the windows, behind the purple vine.
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  • Winter parking lot etiquette

    November 27, 2019

    Now that it's winter, here is a reminder about parking lot etiquette in the Butrovich lot. Parking lot tips: Since the snow is covering up the lines, please use the markings on the retaining wall. *Your car should be in the middle of the horizontal lines.*
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  • Happy Thanksgiving from UA President Jim Johnsen

    November 27, 2019

    Dear UA community, Although it's been a tumultuous and busy year for all of us, I want to express my gratitude for your dedication and contributions to and passion for the University of Alaska. We make it through these challenging times by focusing on our mission and the students we serve. So, thank you for persevering.
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  • HR updates from CHRO Steve Patin

    November 27, 2019

    Dear UA Colleagues, I would first like to introduce myself. I'm Steve Patin, your Chief Human Resources Officer. I have had the great pleasure to meet many of you in the past several weeks and have appreciated your welcoming spirit and your willingness to share perspectives on how your human resources team can better meet your needs. We are committed to doing so.
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  • Human Resources will hold open houses Dec. 6

    November 27, 2019

    This December, you're invited to come find out more about job openings, benefits and meet your colleagues in human resources. The University of Alaska Human Resources department will be hosting open houses from 3-5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6 at all three University of Alaska campuses.
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  • UA offices will be closed during Thanksgiving and winter breaks

    November 27, 2019

    Most University of Alaska offices will be closed for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday and winter break. Essential student and campus services will remain staffed. Here is what you need to know:
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  • UA Online

    UAOnline outage Thanksgiving weekend

    November 27, 2019

    UAOnline will be offline starting early Thursday morning through the Thanksgiving break. The outage will last from midnight Thursday, Nov. 28, until 7 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2. During this time, students will be unable to access registration and other functions within UAOnline. However, CourseFinder will still be available to search the class schedule. This outage will not impact Blackboard or other systems.
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  • UA Foundation seeks nominations for 2020 Edith R. Bullock Prize for Excellence

    November 27, 2019

    The University of Alaska Foundation is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Edith R. Bullock Prize for Excellence. The prize, which includes a $15,000 award, is presented to an individual who has demonstrated excellence in support of the University of Alaska. Any UA student, faculty, staff or volunteer who has made a significant contribution to the university's mission is eligible to be nominated.
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  • Board of Regents

    UA Board of Regents to hold special board meeting and statewide public testimony on Monday, Oct. 28

    October 25, 2019

    The University of Alaska Board of Regents will hold a special board meeting from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 28 to review and discuss the chancellors' responses to the letter from the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). The agenda for the emergency meeting will be posted on Friday, Oct. 25 and can be found at https://alaska.edu/bor/agendas/.
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