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  • Premera dental plan adds 38 additional in-network dentists

    January 30, 2020

    Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska has expanded the dental plan for University of Alaska employees. Starting January 1, 2020, employees covered on the university's health plan have access to more in-network dentists.
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  • Options to complete your biometrics screening

    January 30, 2020

    UA employees, spouses or financially interdependent partners who are currently on the UA Choice Plan have several options to complete their biometric screenings. A biometric screening is one of the requirements to be eligible for the $600 wellness rebate.
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  • 2019 W-2 Available in UAOnline

    January 28, 2020

    UA employees may now access the online version of their 2019 W-2 in UAOnline at https://uaonline.alaska.edu. After you login, select 'Employee Services' and then 'Tax Forms'.
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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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