This is a feature series we are calling “Did You Know.” The project is designed to highlight university excellence and points of pride through storytelling and data. Our goal is to keep university stakeholders informed about the university's key role in changing lives and shaping the state's economy. These vignettes and personal stories illustrate the university's many successes and the vital and profound impact it has on graduates and all Alaskans.
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May 04, 2022
Every summer, a PWSC Outdoor Leadership student has the opportunity to work closely with park staff to learn about park planning, interpretation of law and policy, and basic land management principles.
April 19, 2022
Viqtory, a military marketing company that connects veterans to education and employment opportunities, recently designated our three universities as a Military Friendly® School striving to succeed in the areas that matter most to veterans - making the transition from the military to school and, ultimately, to satisfying careers in the civilian workforce.
April 05, 2022
For more than 20 years, Alaska 529 has made it easy to save for education in Alaska and study anywhere.
March 29, 2022
In an effort to share the sentiments that people have for their alma mater, the University of Alaska Fairbanks recently launched a project to solicit and collect specific student and alum stories through a project called "Show Your Love."
March 22, 2022
Lucy's is the product of three lab classes offered through UAA's Culinary Arts and Hospitality Administration program operated both simultaneously and collaboratively to provide real-life, hands-on culinary experience.
March 11, 2022
Our top notch universities provide ideal green energy opportunities for its buildings and classrooms including solar power and other renewable energy innovations to bring down costs and improve efficiency.
March 09, 2022
In 2021, $3.6 million was awarded to help make students' dreams of attending college a reality. Whatever a student's circumstance or passion, there's likely a scholarship to help meet a student's educational goals from technical certificates through graduate coursework.
February 25, 2022
This presentation highlights research efforts underway at the Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft System Integration, also known as ACUASI. The program has taken advantage of Alaska's unique environment and, working with partners, is developing and testing drones for use in Alaska and across the U.S.
Did you know that as part of the University of Alaska's efforts to develop Alaska's blue [ocean] economy, the university system will host a major mariculture symposium in Juneau to include researchers, policy makers and industry members?
January 20, 2022
The goal of the Mariculture for Alaska's Future, April 12-14, conference is to support continued development of what many believe can be a $100 million industry in Alaska in the coming years.
December 10, 2021
The Geophysical Detection of Nuclear Proliferation project is housed within the University Affiliated Research Center established by DOD to detect, locate, characterize and assess the threat potential of nuclear activities worldwide.