UA In the News

This week in headlines April 21 - April 29

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April 23, 2019
Legislative interns stay busy throughout session
KTVA-TV - Online | 04/23/2019

Senate releases its version of the state budget
The Anchorage Press Online | 04/23/2019

UAF researchers delve into the deep waters of the Chukchi Sea
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | 04/23/2019

April 22, 2019
Paying Dividends, Episode 5: The Senate's Turn
KTOO-FM Online | 04/22/2019

Let's talk about education funding
Anchorage Daily News Online | 04/22/2019

April 21, 2019
Thieves steal Alaska university trail maintenance equipment
Associated Press | 04/21/2019

A world view through an Alaska education
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/21/2019

Birds large and small sniff their way through life
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/21/2019

April 20, 2019
Senate panel bumps University of Alaska funding by $5 million over House budget
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | 04/20/2019

UAA to host #MeToo event in response to sexual misconduct investigation
KTVA-TV - Online | 04/20/2019

Concern for UA's future
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/20/2019

April 19, 2019
Coastline disappearing at a rate of 30 football fields per year
MSN News US | 04/19/2019

Group apologizes after appearance by banned Alaska professor
National Post online | 04/19/2019

Governor Dunleavy promotes budget in North Pole
KTVF-TV | 04/19/2019

April 18, 2019

A warming climate could make Alaska more hospitable to ticks, and officials want to be ready
Anchorage Daily News Online | 04/18/2019

Sexual assault victim-survivors have opportunity to shape better response system through UAA Justice Center Project
The Anchorage Press Online | 04/18/2019

The changing face of the work force
Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman | 04/18/2019

Fairbanks musicians get a shot at national Tiny Desk fame with help of radio station KUAC
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/18/2019

April 17, 2019
UAF's Experimental Farm welcomes baby reindeer | 04/17/2019
Associated Press | 04/17/2019

Sea creatures store carbon in the ocean – could protecting them help slow climate change?
Associated Press Online | 04/17/2019

UAA'S Sinfonia performs a budget cut symphony
The Anchorage Press Online | 04/17/2019

Hang time; Alaska's best hoopsters rise to the occasion
The Anchorage Press Online | 04/17/2019

April 16, 2019
Candidate Dunleavy said he had no plans to cut ferries, schools, university. Then Gov. Dunleavy proposed deep reductions.
Alaska Public Media | 04/16/2019

Senate gets down to budget business
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | 04/16/2019

Larry Persily chosen as UAA’s new Atwood Chair of Journalism
Anchorage Press | 04/16/2019

 April 15, 2019
Alaska ice melt guessing game ends on earliest date recorded
Associated Press | 04/15/2019

Hundreds gather for annual science potpourri | 04/16/2019

Alaska Rivers Smash Records for Earliest Spring Ice Breakup
Weather Channel | 04/15/2019

For petroleum engineering student, oil prices may change but dreams stay the same
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | 04/15/2019

Double Amputee Marko Cheseto Completes Boston Marathon: ‘I Still Have My Inner Power’
WBZ CBS Boston | 04/15/2019

Cheseto breaks amputee record at Monday's Boston Marathon
KTUU-TV | 04/15/2019

April 14, 2019
Pass the education tax: It’s a fast, easy way to raise money for building, caring for schools
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | 04/14/2019

University of Alaska Southeast students awarded for projects
Juneau Empire | 04/14/2019

April 13, 2019
Find allows for third sperm whale necropsy ever in Alaska
Associated Press | 04/13/2019

Pace of Bering Sea Changes Startles Scientists
New York Times Online | 04/13/2019

April 12, 2019
Talk of the Rock: Kodiak College 50th Anniversary 
KMXT Radio | 04/12/2019

UAF professor appointed to the National Geospatial Advisory Committee 
Geospatial World | 04/12/2019

Alaska man sentenced for stealing fossilized mammoth tusk
Associated Press  | 04/12/2019

The budget sausage: It’s messier than usual this year, but that’s democracy at work
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | 04/12/2019

April 11, 2019
House pushes University of Alaska to consider single institution
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | 04/11/2019

Getting a ride on a Coast Guard ‘ship: UAS student becomes first to benefit from Coast Guard scholarship program
Juneau Empire  | 04/11/2019

School districts in Southcentral look at hiring options after UAA accreditation decision
KTUU TV | 04/11/2019

April 10, 2019
UA President Jim Johnsen comments on School of Education closure
KTVF TV | 04/10/2019

Spirit of KUAC Award Goes to Patty Kastelic
Alaska Business  | 04/10/2019

UAA program promotes Sexual Assault Awareness and Action Month
KTUU TV | 04/10/2019

April 9, 2019
UA regents vote to eliminate UAA's teacher preparation programs after accreditation loss
Anchorage Daily News Online | 04/09/2019

Board of Regents discusses UAA licensure discontinuation
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/09/2019 

UA President Johnsen lays out budget options at Board of Regents meeting
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/09/2019 

Alumni association calling out proposed cuts 'for what they are'
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/09/2019 

UAA police: Former professor accused of sexual misconduct banned from university property, events
KTVA-TV - Online | 04/09/2019 

Alaska Voices: A university of place
Peninsula Clarion Online | 04/09/2019 

April 8, 2019
Behind Schedule: University of Alaska power plant to begin operations in May
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/08/2019

'Close' became a dirty word at UAA this week
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/08/2019

Why Are Walruses Walking Off Cliffs?
The Atlantic Online | 04/08/2019

Air Temperature Is "Smoking Gun" Behind Arctic Climate Change
Genomics | 04/08/2019

April 7, 2019
High March temperatures shortened Alaska's winter weather
CBC Television Network Online | 04/07/2019  

April 6, 2019
House Finance rebuffs Dunleavy cut to university
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/06/2019 

April 5, 2019
Satellite images reveal the Bering Sea is nearly ice-free | 04/05/2019

Kuskokwim Campus Honors Mary Ciniuq Pete At Cama-i
KYUK | 04/05/2019

AcademyOne and the University of Alaska Partner to Improve Life Outcomes Through Education
Yahoo Finance | 04/05/2019

April 4, 2019
Sen. McSally has ideas about preventing sexual assaults at service academies
Army Times | 04/04/2019

Shocking Images Released By NOAA Show Just How Little Ice Is In The Bering Sea Right Now
IFLScience | 04/04/2019

April 3, 2019
House Finance Committee hears governor's proposed $1.2 billion capital budget
KTUU-TV Online | 04/03/2019

Local leaders discuss budget impacts | 04/03/2019

We should be proud of UAF and it is worth fighting for
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/03/2019 

April 2, 2019
UA President Johnsen recommends discontinuing education courses at UAA, amid accreditation debacle
KRBD-FM Online | 04/02/2019

Satellite photos show how pitiful ice cover is in the Arctic right now
Yahoo News | 04/02/2019 

April 1, 2019
We need to invest in Alaska
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/01/2019

School of Management to pay application fees
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 04/01/2019

Bill would help immersion school teachers
Juneau Empire Online | 04/01/2019

March 31, 2019
Everyone is a star at Hoop Camp
KTVA-TV - Online | 03/31/2019 

Tuition assistance for medical students on the chopping block | Homer News
Homer News Online | 03/31/2019 

Valley gymnast earns collegiate honor
Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman - Online | 03/31/2019 

Fake or fact? How to find research-based, reliable and relevant answers to your gardening questions
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/31/2019

March 30, 2019

First-confirmed occurrence of a lambeosaurine dinosaur found on Alaska's North Slope
Watts Up With That? | 03/30/2019 

Georgia swimmer signs Letter of Intent with UAF
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/30/2019

March 29, 2019

Alaska House committee proposes flat budget as starting alternative to governor's plan
Anchorage Daily News Online | 03/29/2019

March 22, 2019
Alaska taking shape near Yakutat By NED ROZELL

SitNews | 03/22/2019

Middle School and UAF Engineering students collaborate on Rube Goldberg Machine | 03/22/2019

March 21, 2019
UAF Morale affected by budget cuts

KUAC | 03/21/2019

Borough Mayor Wears Blue & Gold
KUAC | 03/21/2019

Lecture to examine influence of Big Money on U.S. elections
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/21/2019

March 20, 2019
HAARP Gearing Up for its Spring Research Campaign

American Radio Relay League (ARRL) | 03/20/2019

March 19, 2019
State offers bogus constitutional claim on university funding

The Anchorage Press Online | 03/19/2019

Students, Others Rally for University of Alaska System
U.S. News & World Report | 03/19/2019

Letter from the Chancellor: Alaska spirit is alive during the Iditarod
The Northern Light - Online | 03/19/2019

WCHA works with UAF on hockey arena scenario
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/19/2019

March 18, 2019
UAF chancellor proposes hockey move to the Patty Center

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/18/2019 

New UAF research may be groundbreaking for electronic data storage
Alaska Public Radio Network Online | 03/18/2019 

Rural Alaska district buys hotel in Anchorage so students can attend college classes
American School and University - Online | 03/18/2019

March 16, 2019
Seeing geology in action near Yakutat

Anchorage Daily News Online | 03/16/2019

Two groups taking to Capitol steps this week
Juneau Empire Online | 03/16/2019

March 15, 2019
UAA women break barriers in NASA competition

KTVA-TV - Online | 03/15/2019

March 14, 2019
Nanook swims the 100 fly at NCAAs on Thursday

World News | 03/14/2019

UAF skier Maijala wins Jr. Nationals sprint
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/14/2019 

March 13, 2019
Friends of The Kuskokwim Consortium Library Fund
Delta Discovery | 03/13/2019 

Indigenous oral history gives archeologists insight into early human life
Radio Canada International - Online | 03/13/2019

March 12, 2019
Colorado State University veterinary program ranks third in nation

Colorado Review | 03/12/2019 

March 8, 2019
Governor's cuts 'a policy choice'

KTUU-TV Online | 03/08/2019

Lawmakers want to know more about economic impact of state budget proposal
KRBD-FM Online | 03/08/2019

March 7, 2019
In a first, UAF, UAA music students join to celebrate Mozart

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/07/2019

UAF, high school students rally against education cuts
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/07/2019

The governor's turkey economics
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Online | 03/07/2019 

Are more Juneau high school graduates ready for college? It depends.
KTOO-FM Online | 03/07/2019